Kindle Deal of the Day: Radical Integrity: The Story of Dietrich Bonhoeffer by Michael Van Dyke. $2.99.
Find out what made Dietrich Bonhoeffer the man he was—compassionate minister, brilliant thinker, opponent of the heresies of Nazism and Aryan superiority. This easy-to-read biography details both Bonhoeffer’s life and his powerful theology—of “cheap” versus “costly” grace.
Mike Leake – 7 Steps to Becoming a Heretic:
Heretics usually fall into the role. Seldom does a man wake up in the morning, grab a cup of coffee, read the morning newspaper, put on his clothes, and then stare himself in the mirror and say “Today, thou shall become a heretic.” Heretics usually start by staring in the mirror and saying, “Today, thou shall be a difference maker.”
I often wonder why we aren’t more intentional, or why we spend so little time training volunteer greeters. The art of making others feel welcomed is about more than getting a few people to volunteer to hand out bulletins each Sunday.
Michael Kelley – Everything is Moving Toward One Thing:
I think the same statistical principle applies in other areas of life that applies in the stock market. The question, then, isn’t so much about the individual data point. It’s more about the trend line. And the Bible has something to say about that.
Michael Patton – 4 Types of Faith:
There are four different ways to define faith.