Morning Mashup 05/25

1451631120721

A mashup of Kindle deals, articles, and videos for your information, edification, and enjoyment.


KINDLE DEALS

Tough Topics: Biblical Answers to 25 Challenging Questions | Sam Storms | $4.99

Tough Topics

Jesus, the Only Way to God: Must You Hear the Gospel to be Saved? | John Piper | $0.99

Jesus, the Only Way to God

The Insanity of Obedience: Walking with Jesus in Tough Places | Nik Ripken | $0.99

The Insanity of Obedience

ARTICLES

3 Priorities for Christian Parents | Tim Challies

“How can [our children] live lives that are pleasing to God? Isn’t that the dream and desire of every Christian parent, that their children will live lives that thrill God?

Seven Ways Church Outreach Has Changed in 15 Years | Thom Rainer

“Thousands of churches are doing some type of outreach to their communities and beyond. But the times have definitely changed. Here are seven of the most common changes in church outreach practices over the past one to two decades.”

How Do My Unbaptized Children Relate to the New Covenant Promises | John Piper

“We view [our children] as little pilgrims in hope on the way to faith, woven into the fabric of relationships in the family and the church. And we have nothing to be ashamed of in this relationship with our children. It is every bit as hopeful for a good outcome of eternal covenant membership as any other way of viewing children.”

We Are Not Entitled to the World’s Respect | David Mathis

Winning arguments is not the same as winning souls. Very few, if any, have lost a quarrel and found themselves converted. But we all know the impulse deep down, when engaging with unbelief, to lash out in an effort to show ourselves right rather than win the unbeliever.

Helping Rural America in Crisis | Kyle Borg

As a pastor in rural America these questions resonate deeply with me. It is well documented that small town America rarely looks like Mayberry, and a lot like “Methland.” The crisis we witness in these areas is a crisis for the church. After all, hopelessness, despair, and depression can only be interpreted, mitigated, and worked through by the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Tasting the Pleasures of God’s Presence | Zack Eswine

“Fellow ministry leaders, you might feel a long way from home. This idea that a pleasure can be found with God might seem scary or too far gone. The son of David, Jesus, invites you to take a step with him today. Non-trite, non-sentimental but gorgeous and true pleasures haven’t quit in the world. God has seen to it.”

What Dietrich Bonhoeffer Preached on Memorial Day | Trevin Wax

“What should a preacher communicate on a day that memorialized the Germans who died in the first world war? What words would be appropriate, or more importantly, Christian?

VIDEOS

Russell Westbrook Scores 16 Pts in 2nd Qtr | NBA on Youtube
Chewbacca Mom is Winning the Internet | The Late Late Show With James Corden
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s