Weekend Reading (February 3-4, 2018)

Weekend Reading (February 3-4, 2018)

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It’s Friday again friends! There has been plenty in the news world this week both good and bad. Here are a few items you may not have seen. Enjoy! Contentment in an Age of Discontent – Chris Grace and Tim Muehlhoff, The Art of Relationships For those of you unfamiliar with The Art of Relationships podcast, consider this a gift…you’re welcome! This is a fantastic podcast with two very smart, very funny guys. This episode focused on how many are experiencing discontentment and which social, cultural and technological influences are feeding it. I found this an encouraging episode as there are areas of my life where I feel discontent and it was a good reminder to stop myself and evaluate whether those feelings are justified. Here is a small excerpt…
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Weekend Reading (January 27-28, 2018)

Weekend Reading (January 27-28, 2018)

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“People wonder why the novel is the most popular form of literature; people wonder why it is read more than books of science or books of metaphysics. The reason is very simple; it is merely that the novel is more true than they are.” ― G.K. Chesterton Here are a few articles I read this week and wanted to pass along. Have a great weekend and enjoy the reading!   Japan, New Wine, and a Vision to Share Christ – Lindsay Steele, Mission News Network Think about some of the world’s largest groups of people who haven’t heard the Gospel. Peoples such as the Iranians, Turks, or Indonesians probably come to mind but what about the Japanese? The 127 million Japanese are one of the largest unreached people groups. A…
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Weekend Reading (January 20-21, 2018)

Weekend Reading (January 20-21, 2018)

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As Dr. Seuss says in I Can Read with My Eyes Shut!, “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.” Enjoy this first installment of “weekend reading”! I will link to some of the articles I have enjoyed or been challenged by this week. I hope you will enjoy them too! 2018 World Watch List - Open Doors Since the 1970s, Open Doors has been monitoring and reporting on the persecution of Christians throughout the world. Every year they release the World Watch List of the 50 countries in which Christians face the most persecution. The accompanying article explains the methodology and the definitions of the different terms and categories and this can help you not only…
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