The Daily Discovery (January 16, 2017)

Landon ChapmanThe Daily Discovery0 Comments

ARTICLES I LIKE FROM AROUND THE WEB: (Click title to go to full article) Aging Gracefully – “Every day, we are all building the house we will live in when old age comes. Some of us are building a beautiful palace. Some are building a dark prison. What are you building? Perhaps you are building a house that will prove beautiful and comfortable through the long winter of your old age. You are decorating it tastefully, filling it with ornaments designed to bring pleasure and comfort in the days to come—deeds of gratitude and grace, acts of generosity and selfless love. On every wall, you are hanging pictures that are as meaningful as they are beautiful—warm friendships in Christ, mentoring … Read More

The Daily Discovery (December 22, 2016)

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ARTICLES I LIKE FROM AROUND THE WEB: (Click title to go to full article) The Forever-Exalted Christ – “We shouldn’t be deceived by the size and seeming vulnerability of the baby in the manger. Jesus Christ is the creator and ruler of the entire universe—and His incarnation didn’t alter that. Even in His infancy, He was supreme to everything else, in every possible way. That’s the central thesis of the book of Hebrews. In the opening verses of that epistle, the writer outlines seven facets of Christ’s preeminence in his opening statement…” Why I’m Not Dreaming of a White Christmas – “Now’s about the time when Christmas-lovers and snow-enthusiasts around the country start checking the 5-day weather forecast, united in … Read More

Why Deuteronomy is the Best Book in the Bible

Nate PickowiczChristianity, Series: Best Book in the Bible1 Comment

o often, we want to simplify what is complex. We are a people who profit from quick reference guides and “Made-Easy” manuals. But the Bible is a large book, filled with details and intricacies that cannot be minimized or glossed over. For the early Jews, they were required to know “the Torah”—the Law of God (the first five books of the Old Testament). While a large number of them knew the Torah very well, God saw fit to provide a “Torah-Made-Easy” guide; an exposition and application of the first four books: the book of Deuteronomy. For those who are fascinated by the Old Testament, you may find Deuteronomy to be the best book in the Bible! Main themes: A Call … Read More