Here’s my 5 recommendations for this Friday…
Visioneering by Andy Stanley has been around for 20 years, but an updated version has recently been released. This is a helpful book for anyone who wishes to improve his or her understanding of creating and casting a vision for any area of life.
“Presidential” by The Washington Post is an informative and entertaining podcast that explores the character and legacy of each of the American presidents. If you like history, you’ll enjoy this podcast.
John Dobbs is the preacher for the Forsythe Church of Christ in Monroe, LA and maintains a consistently good blog titled “Out Here Hope Remains” that includes links to multiple “awesome bloggers,” as he puts it.
“When the doubts creep in and the fears debilitate, I remember the cross of Jesus Christ. I can stand beside the coffin of my wife and doubt God’s love, but I cannot kneel at the foot of the cross and doubt it. God has offered me an indubitable testimony of his love. Despite all the contrary witnesses that fill a fallen world, God entered history and demonstrated his love for us in the incarnation, ministry, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ.” – Dr. John Mark Hicks, Yet Will I Trust Him
Some friends of mine recently went to a Casting Crowns concert, which made me think of this song and video…