Goals for 2017 | Right With God
My Dad shares his goals for 2017.

Aging Gracefully | Tim Challies
“When I was still young I resolved that I would age with grace. I would not be a dirty old man, an embittered old man, a drunken old man, a purposeless old man. I determined that in old age I would be dignified and godly, I would exemplify character and purposeful living to the end.”

Praying Through the Scriptures: Joshua 23 | Chad Van Dixhoorn, Reformation21 Blog
‘m really enjoying this series:

Over the years it has been my practice, learned from others, to offer up praises and petitions framed by a passage of Scripture. Some of these passages were read in preparation for preaching, others offered material for meditation in daily devotion; still others were plundered specifically for the purpose of finding fresh material for prayer. As I continue to learn how to pray I have shared a few prayers with my family and friends for their use or adaptation. Here is the fourth prayer–based on Joshua 23–in a series on ‘Praying Through the Scriptures:’

20 Questions to Expose Your Idolatry | Paul Tautges, Counseling One Another
Did you know that there were 20 different kinds of idolatry? All of them produced by idol factory in our own hearts.

This Weekend Only: Stream 7,000+ Christian Videos for Free! | LogosTalk
“From January 20–23, anyone with a Faithlife account can stream every Mobile Ed video and all of FaithlifeTV+, absolutely free! That’s over 7,000 videos, and more than 1,500 hours of content—everything from family-friendly, Bible-focused animated videos for your kids, to biographies, documentaries, lectures from today’s top scholars, and more!”

How the Attacks on Trump Reinforce His Strategy | Roger L. Martin, Harvard Business Review
As everyone’s still scratching their heads, here’s a novel and persuasive take on why Trump won the election.

New Booklet

How Can I Grow in Holiness through Reading the Old Testament? by Michael Barrett

Which believer doesn’t want to be holy? Which believer doesn’t want to understand the Old Testament better?  Well, here’s a short booklet that will do both for you. While Dr. Barrett concedes that parts of the Old Testament are frustrating and difficult to understand, he also outlines simple practical steps that will not only give you greater understanding of the Bible but also produce greater likeness to Christ.

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30 Events That Shaped the Church: Learning from Scandal, Intrigue, War, and Revival by Alton Gansky ($0.99)

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Upon the Death of a Grandson: Nathan’s Testimony
Click the link above for Philip Jensen’s article written upon the death of his grandson. And then watch the video below of his grandson’s testimony before he died.