Assurance for tender-hearted souls
Some recommended resources.

How “What’s Best Next” Applies to Homemakers
I’m looking forward to Matt Perman’s book on how the Gospel and productivity interact, but here his wife applies some of it to stay-at-home moms.

Fourth of July Reflections on a Changing America
This is a superb article by Rick Phillips.

5 Ways to Deal with Difficult People
“It has been said that if you pray for patience, God will indulge you with opportunities to develop it. And so, for this reason, God puts in our path difficult people. They are the sandpaper we need to polish off our rough and sinful edges.”

When our voice is silent
Should bloggers respond to every controversial issue? Aaron Armstrong explains why his answer is “No.”

7 Concerns about How Technology Shapes Modern Life
The more things change, the more they stay the same.