Daily Roundup for January 16, 2018

Daily Roundup for January 16, 2018

Here are the items and resources of interest for January 16, 2018:



Theology/Christianity:

  • A Catechism on the Heart — This is excellent.  Written by Sinclair Ferguson. 
  • The subject of church discipline is one that I have found, in my short experience as a pastor, is woefully misunderstood. Mark Dever writes on the subject.  Do you agree with him or disagree?  Perhaps a discussion on the merits of this article is in order. 
  • I struggle with sleep.  As a pastor circumstances and issues related to my charge sometimes keep me awake. Sometimes it is due to my health issues. Whatever the reason, it is a fact that sleep is very needful. Brian Croft writes on this subject.
  •  Four Reasons God is Not Answering Your Prayers — There are some weaknesses to this article, but overall it is good. Written by David Qaoud.

Technology:

 

 

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 October 2, 2017

Daily Roundup for October 2, 2017

Here are the items and resources of interest for October 2, 2017:



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Technology:

 

 

 

Daily Roundup for July 11, 2017

Daily Roundup for July 11, 2017

Here are the items and resources of interest for July 11, 2017:

Theology/Christianity:

 In trying to be helpful, many churches have failed, because they have failed to be truthful. They have failed not out of hardness of heart, or lacking of kindness, but in thinking that they are more merciful than God. I shudder to think about how much more rigorous, painful, and dangerous, and difficult my conversion would have been had it taken place in 2016. Rigorous, painful, dangerous, and difficult both for me personally and for my church. … Especially today the PCA is smitten in a stupid way, I’m using a hard word, very stupid way and to their shame, to the gay Christian movement. — Dr. Butterfield.

Technology:

Miscellaneous:

  • We have all seen people using coffee shops as their “office away from the office.” The tips offered in this article are helpful and accurate. 
  • Perhaps these tips will come in handy the next time you find a tick on your pet or yourself.