Tuesday, 29 October 2013

Christian News from Around the World (29/10)

Initiating And Declining Sex in Marriage - Some helpful reads for those who are married.

Redeeming Social Media - It’s important for Christians to be deliberate in everything they do. Simply, sin has messed with our heads and we are called to renew our minds (Romans 12.2). Being deliberate to consider the Word of God and our call to be salt and light is essential in day to day life. Our faith has implications for all of life, and that includes the use of online mediums

A Slow Learner - I’m slowly learning that other people are slow learners too; and I’m an arrogant fool when I don’t give them grace that matches the grace I’ve received.

Lives Destroyed - The past two years have been devastating. I have watched the lives of four Christian friends destroyed for want of care. These are men I have loved and respected. All of them had families, loving wives, and children. Three of them were pastors and another was a nationally recognized professional at the top of his field. And all of them were consumed by their lusts. Everything in their lives destroyed because they chose to play with fire.

Seven Perspectives on Prayer - Some good perspectives on a often neglected privilege.