It has been said that the best way to be a good father to your children is to be a good husband to their mother.  “Lead Me” by Sanctus Real gives us husbands an emotional kick in the right direction.  If chased with a double-shot of gospel comfort and gospel power, we’re in business.  May you have a truly happy Father’s Day.

(HT: Tim Challies, Tom Ascol, William Horton)

I loved the movie True Grit.  However, one thing about the movie made me curious: Was Mattie Ross motivated by revenge or justice? Or was her motive in seeking Tom Chaney’s death a conflicted mingling of both?  I read the book to see if I could get an answer.  Along the way, I came across some quotes that touched on matters of faith, especially Mattie’s faith.  I thought the quotes were too good not to pass along. Read the rest of this entry »

This is one of the most powerful testimonies of God’s grace, kindness, mercy and goodness I have ever heard. It is a compelling, beautiful word about the manifold wisdom of God being displayed in both the church and through disability. Watch. Weep. Rejoice. Trust Jesus.