Links For the Church (8/8)

by Staff August 8, 2016

Treating People Like Projects

It is not uncommon for Christians to doubt whethere their relationships with non-Christians are rightly motivated. Matt Moore reminds us that it is not a lack of love to yearn for your friends to know Jesus. It is actually the most loving thing you could do. 

Be a Thinking People

Trillia Newbell gives us a timely word on how to deal with the flood of information always bombarding our minds. Instead of just accepting things that sound true, we should be the kind of Christians that strive to make decisions through prayer and discernment.

Stop Having Quiet Times

This article doesn't push us away from spending time with God, but calls us to amplify our time with God. David Powlison drives home the vocal nature of a relationship with God and how training ourselves to speak aloud to God is a rewarding practice.

Motherhood in the Cosmic War

The task of motherhood is not one to be taken lightly, or to see as powerless work. Motherhood has its place in the bigger war against flesh and blood, and this exerpt from Gloria Furman's new book shows where it fits in the cosmos.

How does God's Word impact our prayers?

God invites His children to talk with Him, yet our prayers often become repetitive and stale. How do we have a real conversation with God? How do we come to know Him so that we may pray for His will as our own?

In the Bible, God speaks to us as His children and gives us words for prayer—to praise Him, confess our sins, and request His help in our lives.

We’re giving away a free eBook copy of Praying the Bible, where Donald S. Whitney offers practical insight to help Christians talk to God with the words of Scripture.