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Every week, I share the articles and posts I enjoyed, the ones that made me think, the few that reminded me of the truths of Scripture. I hope you enjoy the posts that I read over the last seven days and are encouraged by them too.

 

You Can Always Use One More Translation, or Why I Read the NIVNKJVESVNLTNASBMSGKJVCSBNET Bible

We all have our favourite Bible translations. There is nothing wrong with that. But maybe we need to loosen our grip on that one a bit, and realize that, sometimes, more than one is better.

 

The Five Marks of A Spiritually Mature Leader

Whether you are a leader or not, it’s important to know what a good and mature leader looks like. Not every leader is. Not everyone knows what to look for in their leaders. Be in the know.

 

Noticing Is Not Lusting!

Can a man look and see that a woman is beautiful and it not be lust? It’s a tough question, but one that is handled well (by a woman). I think this something all married/yet to be married couples should read and consider.

 

7 Tips On Teaching Sex Ed To Preschoolers

I have a daughter that is finishing preschool, and a son that is going in the fall. Figuring out how to talk about their bodies and why we do and don’t do certain things with them was and is tough, but there is a way to do it.

Wish I would have read this sooner.

 

8 Ways For Men To Make Friends They Won’t Admit They Need

Being a man with friends seems like an impossibly sometimes. But it shouldn’t have to be. There are ways to end the loneliness, if we are willing to take the steps.

 

I Am Ashamed of The Anti-Abortion Gospel

With numerous US states making massive abortion laws in recent weeks, it is no surprise that some people have supported and rejected the new legislation. But I had not thought of the ongoing rhetoric as a form of Gospel.

I’m not saying I agree or disagree with this article, only that it is something I read and something to think about.


Remember:

It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.

Aristotle 

Happy Reading!


This article first appeared on Christian Thought Sandbox.

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