News of Note

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1.  “God’s Plan for the Gay Agenda” – John MacArthur reveals through Scripture God’s plan for the gay agenda that is sweeping our nation (Grace To You).

2.  “Different Gospel” – Crown Rights new IV Conerly music video on Galatians 1.

3.  “7 Ways to Live Positively in a Negative Culture” – David Murray gives seven ways to live postitively in a negative culture (Ligonier Ministries).

4.  “Why You Should Consider A Social Media Fast” – Kevin DeYoung gives wise counsel on why we should consider taking breaks from social media (The Gospel Coalition).

News of Note

1. “Genius The Movie Trailer” – The trailer for “Genius” the new documentary by Ray Comfort and the makers of “180”. Movie will be released on December 8.

2. “Rick Warren Uncertain if Homosexual Behavior is Sinful, Says ‘Gays’ Go to Heaven” – Post from Heather Clark of Christian News Network related to Rick Warren’s interview with the Huffington Post’s Marc Lamont Hill on the subject of homosexuality.

3. “My Gay Roommate” – Denny Burk on Eric Teetsel’s video testimony about a former gay roommate who had to make a decision between homosexuality and Christ.

4. “Paul & Tedd Tripp $1.99 Grab Bag” – $1.99 sale price on selected Paul and David Tripp e-books including “Shepherding A Child’s Heart” and “Instructing A Child’s Heart” (Gospel ebooks).

5. “Fox News and the Republican Party Are Not Your Friends” – Todd Friel on why Fox News and the Republican Party may be parting ways with Evangelical Christians (The Christian Post).

Notable Quotable: “How to Live a Holy Life” – Jerry Bridges

“To live a holy life, then, is to live a life in conformity to the moral precepts of the Bible and in contrast to the sinful ways of the world. It is to live a life characterized by the “[putting] off of your old self, which is being corrupted by its deceitful desires . . . and [putting] on the new self, created to be like God in true righteousness and holiness.” (Ephesians 4:22, 24)

(Jerry Bridges, “The Pursuit of Holiness”)

News of Note

1. “It Is Confusion” – Doug Wilson comments on the consequences of Germany’s legalized beastiality.

2. “Schuller, family to be paid a fraction of millions they sought” – Court ruling on Robert Schullers’ bankruptcy case.

3. “T-t-t-talkin’ Bout My Generation (But Thinking About the One After Next) – Carl Trueman’s post on what a true pastor’s legacy looks like.

4. “The Impossible Gospel of Mormonism; The Plan of Salvation” – An illustrated and confusing look at the Mormon Gospel.

5. The Kindle version of “Outlines of Theology” by A.A. Hodge is now available for free at the Monergism website.