Monthly Archives: July 2011

Eight Arguments Against Anxiety

Pastor John Piper outlines eight arguments Jesus makes against anxiety in Matthew 6:25-34: Life is more than food and the body more than clothing. (v25) God feeds the birds and you are more valuable than they. (v26) It’s pointless. It adds not one hour to your life. (v27) If God clothes ephemeral grass, he will… Read more »

Continued Worldly Prosperity is a Fiery Trial

Give a man wealth; let his ships bring home continually rich freights; let the winds and waves appear to be his servants to bear his vessels across the bosom of the mighty deep; let his lands yield abundantly; let the weather be propitious to his crops; let uninterrupted success attend him; let him stand among… Read more »

10 Myths About Introverts

I’m listing each point here, but it would be more beneficial to read the whole article (as it has expanded dialog on each point). Introverts don’t like to talk. Introverts are shy. Introverts are rude. Introverts don’t like people. Introverts don’t like to go out in public. Introverts always want to be alone. Introverts are… Read more »

Ten Principles for Church Songs

Here’s a great two part series by Kevin DeYoung on some practical principles for church music. Part 1 Part 2 He expands on ten different points: Love is indispensable to church singing that pleases God. Our singing is for God’s glory and the edification of the body of Christ. We ought to sing to the… Read more »