Growing in Grace, Links from around the web, Blogs that encourage spiritual growth

Growing in Grace- Links 3/22

From the blog this week: Beautiful Sovereignty Help! I Keep Losing My Temper “Losing your temper is a lot like losing your car keys—you never choose to and it always seems to happen at the worst moments. For some “losing your temper” means yelling, swearing, pounding a fist on the table. For others, lost temper is barely perceptible: a tightening of the jaw, a cold … Continue reading Growing in Grace- Links 3/22

Growing in Grace, Links from around the web, Blogs that encourage spiritual growth

Growing in Grace- Links 3/15

From the blog this week: The Pollution of Man The Call to Repentance and the Championing of Grace “To think that the message of grace and the call of repentance are opposed to one another is to miss the beautiful, grace-filled nature of what repentance actually is. The call to repent is one of the greatest expressions of the love of God.” The Nine Deadly … Continue reading Growing in Grace- Links 3/15

Growing in Grace, Links from around the web, Blogs that encourage spiritual growth

Growing in Grace- Links 3/8

A collection of links to encourage your growth in grace! From the blog this week: The Dearest Place on Earth Girl, Follow Jesus “In her latest book, Girl, Stop Apologizing: A Shame-Free Plan for Embracing and Achieving Your Goals, Hollis…wants you to believe in yourself, to take great pride in your hard work and accomplishments, and to do so without shame and with gusto. She … Continue reading Growing in Grace- Links 3/8

Growing in Grace, Links from around the web, Blogs that encourage spiritual growth

Growing In Grace- Links 3/1

From the blog this week: Trusting When I Don’t Understand What You Should Know About the Born-Alice Abortion Survivors Protection Act It’s sad that we even need a bill like this. It’s even sadder that it didn’t pass. When Grumbling Meets Gossip “Knowing that the church in Philippi is encountering a time of trial that may soon turn to an outbreak of persecution, Paul is … Continue reading Growing In Grace- Links 3/1

Growing in Grace, Links from around the web, Blogs that encourage spiritual growth

Growing in Grace- Links 2/22

From the blog this week: “Have We Become Pharisees? 5 Evaluation Questions.” God’s Book and God’s Voice “Not many people see heaven and live to tell about it. In Scripture, those who may have (Lazarus, Paul, and the girl we call Talitha), never recorded a word of what they saw. Only John’s Revelation was given for the church. But among certain Christian circles, extraordinary claims … Continue reading Growing in Grace- Links 2/22

Growing in Grace, Links from around the web, Blogs that encourage spiritual growth

Growing in Grace- Links 2/15

From the blog this week: The Value and Responsibility of Church Membership Biographies for People Who Have Never Read a Biography I’ve always thought biographies are a great way to read church history through great, real-life stories! Do Not Regard God’s Discipline Lightly “I’ve never met a person who said that discipline was pleasant. Parents battle their kid’s temper tantrums with heavy hearts and tears, athletes … Continue reading Growing in Grace- Links 2/15

Growing in Grace, Links from around the web, Blogs that encourage spiritual growth

Growing in Grace- Links 2/8

From the blog this week: Marks of a Healthy Church- A Biblical Understanding of Evangelism The Time I Went Under Church Discipline “‘Jeff,’ John began, ‘we are here because we need to talk to you about something. A sin.’ My stomach hit the warped wood floor. I couldn’t believe what I was hearing. What did I do? What’s happening? Scrambling for words, scanning my memories, … Continue reading Growing in Grace- Links 2/8

Growing in Grace, Links from around the web, Blogs that encourage spiritual growth

Growing in Grace- Links 2/1

From the blog this week: Marks of a Healthy Church: A Biblical Understanding of Conversion. God is Enough for Your Failing To-Do List “Sometimes I think, well, yes, I’m too busy. And certainly, there are times I should clear the docket a little. But most of the time, my late-night train rides are due to nothing more complicated than doubt that God is sufficient for … Continue reading Growing in Grace- Links 2/1

Growing in Grace- Links 1/25

From the blog this week: Marks of a Healthy Church- The Gospel We Don’t Sing For Fun “One of the trends that has swept our society through the past decades is the ‘funification’ of pretty much everything. We have been told and become convinced that everything ought to be fun.” 5 Myths About Abortion Answers to some common objections about abortion. From Complainers to Rejoicers “When … Continue reading Growing in Grace- Links 1/25

Growing in Grace, Links from around the web, Blogs that encourage spiritual growth

Growing in Grace- Links 1/18

From the blog this week: Marks of a Healthy Church: Expositional Preaching, Blogging as a Local Ministry, and Marks of a Healthy Church: Biblical Theology. Beyond the Numbers Game “Would we be grateful for a small team or begrudge it? Would we thank and honor the Lord with the few or demand that he give us many? Would it feel worth it if only a handful … Continue reading Growing in Grace- Links 1/18