A daily mashup of Kindle deals, articles, and videos for your information, edification, and enjoyment.
Brothers, We Are Not Professionals: A Plea to Pastors for Radical Ministry, Updated and Expanded Edition | John Piper | $0.99
Read the Bible for Life: Your Guide to Understanding and Living God’s Word | George Guthrie | $2.99
The Insanity of God: A True Story of Faith Resurrected | Nik Ripken | $0.99
The Insanity of Obedience: Walking with Jesus in Tough Places | Nik Ripken | $0.99
Greater Than Gold | David Boudia
The thought of another Olympics and the potential aftermath intimidates me a little. I’ve walked through the challenges that came in the aftermath of a gold medal in London, and I know how easy it is to believe the lies that come with such exposure. I understand now, however, what to expect if God chooses to put me in the position to win gold again. I hope you’ve encountered something in my story that connects to your life and your circumstances. Allow me to leave you with a few final encouragements that God has revealed to me and that have been beneficial to my walk…
The Watchmen | Alan Jacobs
Excellent essay on Christian intellectuals.
The Value of Marrying Young | Albert Mohler
Albert Mohler explains how our culture devalues marriage and why young people delay matrimony. He encourages Christians to avoid this societal trend by marrying young and pursuing adulthood as a couple.
Read Books of the Bible in One Sitting | Andy Naselli
Here’s my latest ally for why you should read books of the Bible in one sitting…
Your Church is Not Your Platform | Timothy Paul Jones
It is a privilege to lead the people of God—but the privilege of being a leader of God’s people never transforms the people into the leader’s property.
The One Really Good Reason I Serve in Children’s Ministry | Aaron Armstrong
I serve in children’s ministry because I get to teach kids the Bible and be a part of making disciples. Children’s ministry is not (or shouldn’t be) the church’s babysitting ministry. It’s not telling nice stories where you’re a David or a Daniel. It is intentional evangelism and discipleship.