Linking you to the top 5 Christian blog posts of the week—posts that provide robust, rich, and relevant insights for living.
Owen Strachan provides some insight (plus some great video clips!) into emerging NBA star and committed Christian, Jeremy Lin. Read and view at Linsanity—Jeremy Lin, Christian, Basketball Star. Is Lin the next Tebow?
6 Ways to Help People Pray
Michael McKinley at 9Marks shares Six Ways to Help People Pray. He develops each point in the following outline:
- Set aside a lot of time in your gatherings to pray.
- Pray different kinds of prayers in your gatherings.
- Pray big prayers.
- Put work into your prayers.
- Tell your people that/how you are praying for them.
- Give your people good resources.
The Pastor As Counselor
CCEF has re-launched the Journal of Biblical Counseling. Every article is online for free. An excellent example is David Powlison’s fine article The Pastor As Counselor. This article is not only for pastors, but for everyone who is committed to one-another ministry in the local church.
Step to Living Porn Free
Brad Hambrick reviews Tim Chester’s book Closing the Window: Steps to Living Porn Free. Learn more about this valuable resource from Pastor Hambrick.
10 Digital Commandments
David Murray provides ten practical principles to apply so that we will use technology wisely and effectively for the greater glory of God. Read his insights in 10 Digital Commandments.
Join the Conversation
Which post impacted you the most? Why? What blog posts have you enjoyed this week that you want to share with others?