The Daily Discovery (January 18, 2017)

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ARTICLES I LIKE FROM AROUND THE WEB: (Click title to go to full article) With Greater Age Comes Greater Joy – “We were made to exist within time, to age as we progress through the years allotted to us. As we age, we experience tremendous sorrows—the sorrows of weakness, weariness, reaping, mortality, and fear. But we do not experience only sorrows. We experience joys as well. Some of these extend to believer and unbeliever alike, but God reserves the choicest of his joys for those who live for his glory.” Love & Irritability – “It was a typical night waiting tables in the fine dining room of the country club. Napkins were creased, flowers centered, and tables angled just right. … Read More

The Daily Discovery (August 25, 2016)

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ARTICLES I LIKE FROM AROUND THE WEB: (Click title to go to full article) One Very Good Reason to Read Your Bible – “There are some proverbs that practically beg for personal application. Proverbs 3:27 is one of them: ‘Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in your power to do it.’ That little maxim resonates in a hundred other passages including, of course, the Golden Rule and the second Great Commandment: ‘Whatever you wish that others would do to you, do also to them’ and ‘love your neighbor as yourself.’ Taken together, they reinforce the Bible’s clear emphasis on doing good to others, on living in such a way that we are … Read More

BLOCKED! Engaging False Teachers on Social Media

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have noticed a curious trend on social media as of late, one of which I have also been tempted to entertain.  The trend is this idea of purposely seeking to have one’s social media account blocked by any number of false teachers and heretics.  On its face this seems relatively harmless and, in fact, some may subconsciously think it to be an affirmation of one’s outstanding holiness or, even further, affirmation of their salvation. Brothers and sisters, this ought not be so. Please understand, I am not writing from a position of self-righteousness. I do not intend to somehow showcase my holiness by sitting on high and policing social media interactions.  Rather, I hope and pray this article will give … Read More