The Daily Discovery (January 10, 2017)

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ARTICLES I LIKE FROM AROUND THE WEB:
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Breaking Down Beth Moore’s Comment at Passion 2017 – “The annual Passion conference was held last week at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, headed up by Passion City Church pastor Louie Giglio and featuring speakers like John Piper, Beth Moore, Christine Caine, and Francis Chan. The conference targets young adults. In addition to preaching and music, they make a big push for ending the evil of human trafficking. I’ve never been, but my sister has. That year I watched the entire thing online.”

sixty-six books. one story. all about one name. – “During the reign of Augustus, a young, ordinary teenage girl gives birth to a baby. In the vast expanse of eternity’s story, she’s just one person in one chapter. But in her arms is the author! Before he was laid in a manager, it was Jesus who laid out the foundations of the universe. Before Jesus split the veil in two, he split the sea in two. Before Jesus made a promise to his disciples, he made a promise to Abraham. Before Jesus walked in the garden of Gethsemane, he walked in the Garden of Eden. Jesus is in Genesis. Jesus is in Exodus. Jesus is in the prophets and the Psalms. Jesus is in Romans and Revelation. There was never a moment before him. And there will never be a moment without him.”

The Humility of Love – “We live in an egotistical, narcissistic generation. Our culture is obsessed with self-esteem, self-love, self-fulfillment, and every conceivable kind of selfish pursuit. People relentlessly promote themselves, praise themselves, and put themselves first.”

Jimmy Kimmel Accidentally Gives A Reality-Based Lesson On Transgenderism – “In the video above, Jimmy Kimmel goes to great lengths to explain how the truth works. In short, he argues that truth is an objective fact that exists independently from the whims of human opinion. One must not confuse personal opinion with the nature of reality. Human opinion may or may not conform to the way things really are. But the truth doesn’t change simply because some people have a contrary opinion.”

Don’t Worry, Be Godly – Pt 1 – “In 1988 Bobby McFerrin dropped his enormously popular hit that would become the first a capella song to summit the Billboard Top 100 chart to reach the #1 spot. ‘Don’t Worry, Be Happy’ resonated with a generation of those who identify as overstressed, overworked, underpaid, and underappreciated.”


SERMON:

Nate Pickowicz – Testimony Concerning the Son of God (1 John 5:6-12)


VIDEOS:

Postmodernism on steroids.

7 ways to help your child hate God.


“All death can do to the believer is deliver him to Jesus.  It brings us into the eternal presence of our Savior.” – John MacArthur