Posts Categorized: Reshared

Why Thabiti Anyabwile Won’t Vote

Off the heels of Thabiti Anyabwile’s article on why W.E.B. DuBois wouldn’t vote in the upcoming election, Thabiti now gives some of his reasoning for why he won’t vote. Some excerpts that I particularly thought were interesting: Most voters are settling. And most of us will rationalize our settling by saying a few things to… Read more »

When Your Preacher Is Not John Piper

Five suggestions for “if your gospel-preaching pastor is not as good as one of the great orators of our day.” A little statement I once heard might be helpful for you to remember: “The mature worshiper is easily edified.” (via TGC)

Why Best Buy is Going out of Business

I agree very much with this commentary: But the numbers only scratch the surface. To discover the real reasons behind the company’s decline, just take this simple test. Walk into one of the company’s retail locations or shop online. And try, really try, not to lose your temper. Continue reading the full article. I can… Read more »

Licentiousness and Legalism

Licentiousness and legalism sitting there together at the kitchen table: “I wish there were no rules.” That’s what my 7-year-old said at dinner the other night when he was confronted (again) with the answer of “no” for something he wanted to do (I think it involved eating peas). He’s living under the mindset right now… Read more »

Signs of Spiritual Maturity

Here are five signs of spiritual maturity in a believer: An Appetite for Meat An Imperviousness to Personal Offence A Conscience Informed by Scripture, not Opinions A Sense of Humble Surprise when used by God in Ministry Tendency to give Credit for Spiritual Growth to God, not People Read the full article for expounded thoughts…. Read more »