From around the web...

21 June 2011

Here’s a few articles I’ve read recently that are helpful and challenging:

In Reminders Are More Effective Than Rebukes, Tullian Tchividjian reminds us of the need as Christians to regularly remind each other of who we are in Christ, rather than focusing on our sin and that we re-focus on Jesus for “because of Christ’s work on your behalf, God does not dwell on your sin the way you do”

A prayer for strength for one of those days: Dear Lord Jesus, it’s looking like one of THOSE days … Am I whining? Yes I am, Lord, but I’m bringing my bad attitude and my very busy day to you.

10 Things That Keep Us From Mission looks to be a challenging series on the Resurgence and well worth following.

In Speaking with Contempt, Tim Keller warns against the natural temptation to respond to criticism with self-righteous contempt towards the critic.