Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Padkos - May 2017
Four Signs Food Has Become An Idol - APJ (- I think these 4 points are a good starting places for measuring to see if any other good gift in my life has become or is becoming an idol. -)
6 Things To Know About The Wrath of God
Embrace The Life You Have
Don't Waste Your Mornings - APJ
God's Work in Your Depression - APJ
70 Prompts For Praising God
The Fierce Fruit of Self Control - John Piper "But the Christian way of self-control is not “Just say no!” The problem is with the word “just.” You don’t just say no. You say no in a certain way: You say no by faith in the superior power and pleasure of Christ. It is just as ruthless. And may be just as painful. But the difference between worldly self-control and godly self-control is crucial. Who will get the glory for victory? That’s the issue. Will we get the glory? Or will Christ get the glory? If we exercise self-control by faith in Christ’s superior power and pleasure, Christ will get the glory."
You Become What You Eat - Jon Bloom
5 Questions to ask a book before you read it - Tim Challis
10 Questions to ask of your entertainment - Kevin Halloran
Here's a particularly good one - A New Frame of Mind - "A transformed mind is a mind that is saturated by Scripture, able to discern between right and wrong--as well as between right and nearly right. Such a mind is filled with biblical principles which always yields biblical peace and practice."
Arming Yourself with the Purpose to Suffer - John Piper 1 Peter 4 : 1-6
"The word from the Lord for us this morning is: Arm yourselves with the purpose to suffer for righteousness' sake if that should be God's will. The pieces in this armor that support us and encourage us and sustain us are: