Daily Roundup for February 13, 2018

Daily Roundup for February 13, 2018

Here are the items and resources of interest for February 13, 2018:


Theology/Christianity:

 

Banner of Truth

 

Technology:

  • Windows makes it easier to preview apps — article by Daniel Cooper
  • A cyber attack at the Winter Olympics — This is not surprising, to be honest.
  • Speaking of the Winter Olympics, this is how you can watch it online
  • I use Chrome as my default browser.  However, it will eat up a ton of memory if you have numerous tabs open as I usually do. Currently, I am running 23 open tabs with some of them pinned (which means they are always running).  I have been experimenting with this Chrome Extension to see if it will do what it proclaims to do and so far I have been very pleased. I have tested it against a memory use graph to see if it does give me back the RAM as it promises. So far it is working as advertised. 

 

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Daily Roundup for February 12, 2018

Daily Roundup for February 12, 2018

Here are the items and resources of interest for February 12, 2018:


Theology/Christianity:

  • Sex before marriage is still a sin and In our day, this issue is one that needs to be revisited.  
  • A question I often receive from members of the church is “what Bible translation do you use?”  This article from Dr. Benjamin Shaw is helpful.
  • This series of articles on expository preaching is something I am looking forward to reading. Here is part one written by Ed Stetzer.  AS the new editions are released, I will be adding them to the Roundup.  Additionally, I am working on my own article on preaching titled: Why the church needs experimental preaching. From the article:

I preach through books of the Bible not because that method is mandated or modeled in the Bible, but instead because of what the Bible is. Because the Bible is the Word of God without error and inspired throughout, it requires us to treat the words, phrases, and sentences accordingly. Thus, the Bible is best taught using an approach to preaching that explains what God has inspired, looking at the words and phrases in the process.

 

 

Technology:

 

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Daily Roundup for October 10, 2017

Daily Roundup for October 10, 2017

Here are the items and resources of interest for October 10, 2017:



Theology/Christianity:

  • I am a pastor. Most of you know that. My wife is, therefore, a pastor’s wife and she gets credit for finding this “open letter” as a way to encourage her often weary husband. Written by Mike McKinley
  • A friend on Facebook shared this lecture series.  The topic is often neglected and needs to be often revisited. Lectures by Dr. Nick Willborn
  • I love church history, and I am usually reading at least one book on the subject. This article will give you some motivation as to the reasons you should be reading it as well. Written by Psyche Ives
  • The church I pastor is now on SermonAudio for those interested in my sermons. In a few days, they will also be available here on The Parchment
  • Preaching and PrayingMark Johnston is helpful on this subject as it pertains to Gospel progress. 

Technology:

  • I use Google Photos exclusively. In my opinion, it is the best way to store your photos because it does not tie up space on your phone.  Once the photo is uploaded to the server, you can safely dump it from your device. PC Mag has 25 tricks and tips for you to use if you are using it. 
  • I am not a fan of anything Apple.  Most of my friends know that already. Therefore, I encourage you to switch to Android. Here is how
  • Which one is better? Netflix or Hulu? PC Mag helps you decide.

 

 

 

Daily Roundup for September 4, 2017

Daily Roundup for September 4, 2017

Here are the items and resources of interest for September 4, 2017:



Theology/Christianity:

Technology:

Miscellaneous:

 

 

 

Daily Roundup for July 19, 2017

Daily Roundup for July 19, 2017

Housekeeping Notes:

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  • Starting next week — once a week — I will be providing a list of book recommendations on the Daily Roundup. I am not sure which day of the week I will do that, but look for it next week. 

Here are the items and resources of interest for July 19, 2017:

Theology/Christianity:

Technology:

Miscellaneous: