Monthly Archives: May 2019

Church Write-Up: Psalm 23; Hosea 10:8 and Luke 23:30

Here are items from last Sunday’s church activities: A. It was Good Shepherd’s Sunday, and the pastor was preaching about Psalm 23. One point that he made was that the valley of the shadow of death was extremely deep darkness. … Continue reading

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Book Write-Up: A History of the Work of Redemption, by Jonathan Edwards

Jonathan Edwards, A History of the Work of Redemption. See here to download the book. Jonathan Edwards was an eighteenth century Calvinist minister. He is known for his sermon, “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God.” His book, “A … Continue reading

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Twenty Years — Deeper Waters

What can change in a couple of decades? Let’s plunge into the Deeper Waters and find out. Today, Allie and I begin a trip back to Tennessee for my 20th high school reunion. 614 more words via Twenty Years — Deeper … Continue reading

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My favorite books

Originally posted on Epistle of Dude:
Here’s a compilation of my favorite books. I’ll keep updating this list because I’m sure I’ve forgotten some books and I’m sure I’ll read more books. Favorite books All of Grace (Spurgeon). A book…

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Five Things to Understand about Trump’s Trade War with China

Originally posted on International Liberty:
When I want to feel optimistic about China, I look at data from Economic Freedom of the World to confirm that there was a lot of economic liberalization (triggered in part by some civil disobedience)…

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Blaspheming St. Rachel Held Evans — Triablogue

The title is snarky, but it makes good points. https://www.theamericanconservative.com/dreher/blaspheming-st-rachel-held-evans/ via Blaspheming St. Rachel Held Evans — Triablogue

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Rachel Held Evans — Triablogue

Here’s an article that was posted at Christianity Today, then withdrawn a few hours later. It strikes me as a very balanced article. It’s not a hit-piece. 1,397 more words via Rachel Held Evans — Triablogue

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Rachel Held Evans, An Icon of American Evangelicalism; Both ‘Right’ and ‘Left’

Reblogging for future reference, and because it makes good points (not that I endorse all of them). via Rachel Held Evans, An Icon of American Evangelicalism; Both ‘Right’ and ‘Left’

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Doubt — Triablogue

Doubt is a fork in the road. Making a wrong turn can lead down a dark path where the traveler becomes increasingly disoriented and lost. But sometimes doubt is the right turn. For instance, if you were born Hindu, Buddhist, … Continue reading

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Reflections on Rachel Held Evans

Here are some random reflections about Rachel Held Evans. A. She was the envy of a lot of bloggers and aspiring authors. Her blog got millions of views each year. She attributed her success to two factors: (1.) her blog … Continue reading

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