“Indeed, I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For his sake I have suffered the loss of all things and count them as rubbish, in order that I may gain Christ …” — Philippians 3:8
Thomas Watson on Afflictions:
“Afflictions are the medicine which God uses to carry off our spiritual diseases; they cure the fever of pride, the fever of lust, he dropsy of covetousness. Do they not then work for good? afflictions work for good, as they are the means of loosening our hearts from the world. When you dig away the earth from the root of the tree, it is to loosen the tree from the earth; So God digs away our earthly comfort to loosen our hearts from the earth.” — Page 29, All Things for Good by Thomas Watson [source: Scott Brown]
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“But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, he will teach you all things and bring to your remembrance all that I have said to you.” —John 14:26
8 Ways To Beat Temptation -
“Quote Scripture. That’s how Jesus overcame the tempter. When you feel like grumbling remind yourself to “Rejoice always.” When tempted to give a harsh reply think, “A gentle answer turns away wrath.” When rankling against correction remind yourself, “God resists the proud but gives grace to the humble.” Of course to quote Scripture when tempted… Continue Reading via The Aquila Report
No podcasts this week :( But, check out these audios going through the 1689 & An Orthodox Catechism [Barcellos, White, Oliver] -
Sorry, lots of personal issues came up this week that h […]
Tron LEGO sets would be great!
Tron : Legacy. (by Andy @ Pang Ket Vui ( shootx2 ))
“And from his fullness we have all received, grace upon grace.” —John 1:16
We’re giving away 2 copies of the new book on Abraham Cheare, & will ship world-wide! [Book Giveaway] -
Thanks to an anonymous fellow Confessing Baptist for su […]
Jude Doxology Typography
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Overcast Is a Free, Powerful Podcast App with a Syncing Web Player -
iPhone: You have a ton of options for different podcast apps on the iPhone, and many of them are very good . Overcast is a new podcast app that comes to us from Instapaper developer Marco Arment.
Weird Al Yankovic’s spoof of “Royals” gets insane in the middle -
In today’s song from Weird Al, he parodies Lorde’s hit song “Royals.” But if you think this is your ordinary, run-of-the-mill ode to tin foil featuring Patton Oswalt, you’re in for a shock. We’re not even sure if Weird Al is going to resurface after this… via 22 Words
A Word of Encouragment to Those in Ministry: God Does Not View Your Labors as “Filthy Rags” -
This recognition that God’s delight in the works of his people is not, as some might think, a recipe for pride, but rather a tremendous (and much needed) encouragement to those of us who are laboring in ministry. Truth be told, ministry can be difficult. Our efforts can seem futile. We often find ourselves spent… Continue Reading via The Aquila Report
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