All Around the Web – August 3, 2020

AATWJoe Carter – U.S. Ambassador Brownback on China’s High-Tech Persecution of Uighurs

Ed Stetzer – Obeying God Rather than Men? What’s Really a Religious Liberty Issue?

John Stonestreet – If the Future Belongs to the Fertile, We Might Not Have One

F&T – 4 Reasons Pastoral Soul Care Is a Ministry Strategy

CBMW – Marriage in Rapid Decline, Even Among Evangelicals

Crossway – 4 Questions about Parenting and Screen Time

TGC – The Unexpected Lessons of Samson

Chuck Lawless – 5 Billion+ Reasons to be Humble as We Lead God’s People This Weekend

Sign and Shadow – The Best Translation to use for (Public) Exegesis

Reformed Perspective – Netflix’s “the Baby-sitters Club” Sells Transgenderism To Its Preteen/Teen Audience

Babylon Bee – Biden To Save Taxpayers Nearly 30% By Selecting Female VP

Babylon Bee – Ruth Bader Ginsburg Quietly Replaced With Cardboard Cutout

Babylon Bee – Founding Fathers Strapped Down In Graves To Prevent Further Spinning

Babylon Bee – Biden Selects Aunt Jemima As Running Mate

All Around the Web – August 1, 2020

AATWKevin DeYoung – Thinking Theologically About Racial Tensions: Life Together in the Church

John Stonestreet – Anti-Semitism, the Oldest Hatred

Crossway – 4 Reasons We Need a Biblical View of Humanity

Chuck Lawless – 6 Things I’m Grateful I Learned from My Pastors

F&T – 3 Ideas for Growing Your Church During a Pandemic

GetReligion – News story? Twitter algorithms cancel Tim Tebow, just ahead of Big Tech showdown on Hill

TGC – What’s Your Theology of Money (in 200 Words or Less)?

Cripplegate – Do Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God?

F&T – Churchgoers Read the Bible With Both Confidence and Confusion

Disrn – YouTube & Netflix are the Most Downloaded Streaming Apps

Kentucky Today – Panel approves model of Billy Graham statue for US Capitol

Cord Cutters News – YouTube & Netflix are the Most Downloaded Streaming Apps

Babylon Bee – Orcs March On Minas Tirith In Mostly Peaceful Protest

Babylon Bee – Local Church Tries Innovative Growth Strategy Of Being Open On Sundays

Babylon Bee – Joe Biden Seen Sniffing Cardboard Cutout Fans At Baseball Game

Babylon Bee – Governor Newsom Enraged After Hearing Churches Singing Down In Whoville

 

 

All Around the Web – July 31, 2020

AATWJoe Carter – Supreme Court Issues a Surprising—and Divisive—Decision on Churches and Pandemic Restrictions

John Stonestreet – A Schooling Renaissance?

Church Answers – A Pop Quiz for Pastors and Church Leaders

Chuck Lawless – 12 Questions I Might Ask a Pastor Search Team

Think Theology – West African Worship in the Tenth Century?

TGC – 8 Things Your Bible Says About Itself

TGC – Remixed Religiosity in Our (Still Very) Religious Culture

Tim Challies – How To Respond to Social Media Enemies

Disrn – Facebook, YouTube, Twitter ban viral video of physician group’s coronavirus press conference in D.C.

Disrn – California State University will require social justice or ethnic studies class for all students, starting in ’23-’24 school year

Babylon Bee – Democrats Warn Hydroxychloroquine May Save Your Life And Then You’d Have To Keep Living In A Reality Where Trump Is Still President

Babylon Bee – ‘The Violent Riots Are A Myth,’ Says Rep. Nadler As Antifa Sets Fire To Congressional Hearing Room

Babylon Bee – Social Media Censors Controversial Trump Claim That ‘An Apple A Day Keeps The Doctor Away’

Babylon Bee – Nevada Church Avoids Coronavirus Restrictions By Installing Slot Machines

All Around the Web – July 30, 2020

AATWJoe Carter – COVID-19 Is Disrupting Americans’ Engagement with Scripture

John Stonestreet – Planned Parenthood Should Cancel More than Margaret Sanger

Ed Stetzer – New Research: Most Churches Cautiously Holding Services Again

Chuck Lawless – 13 Mistakes when Seeking a New Place of Ministry

Biblemesh – Fathers Are Shepherds

F&T – Diagnosing Your Church’s Discipleship Problem

Evolution News – How Much of Today’s Anarchic Nihilism Can Be Laid at Darwin’s Feet?

Crossway – Understanding Teen Anxiety and Depression

F&T – 5 Principles for Effective Sermon Consumption

Babylon Bee – Report: Many Chicagoans Fleeing City For More Peaceful Places Like The Middle East

Babylon Bee – Husband Has No Idea If This Is A Fight Or Not

Babylon Bee – ‘FREEEEDOOOOM!!!’ Cries Kilt-Wearing John MacArthur Defying Government Order To Close Church

Babylon Bee – Concerning Rise In Independent Thinking Attributed To School Shutdowns

All Around the Web – July 29, 2020

AATWEd Stetzer – We Can’t Roll the Dice on Religious Liberty: Nevada, the Supreme Court, and Churches

Rod Dreher – ‘Every Knee Shall Bow’

John Stonestreet – What Do We Do with Critical Theory?

American Bible Society – State of the Bible 2020

Tim Challies – The Transgender Craze Seducing Our Daughters

F&T – Ten Reasons Why Your Church Members Are Ornery in the Pandemic

Chuck Lawless – The Danger of Thinking We’re Something

F&T – 2 Characteristics Church Leaders Must Display During Cultural Crises

Cripplegate – The Chimera of Cancel Culture

TGC – 5 Books to Read by Church Fathers

Babylon Bee – ‘Trump Might Not Accept The Results Of The 2020 Election,’ Says Movement That Still Hasn’t Accepted Results Of 2016 Election

Babylon Bee – Riot Police Unsure If Their Tear Gas Worked Since Libs Were Already Crying

Babylon Bee – AOC Pulls An All-Nighter Studying For Covid Test

Babylon Bee – New Stimulus Will Just Be Postcards With Positive Affirmations

All Around the Web – July 27, 2020

AATWSamuel James – Experience, then Ambience

TGC – 8 Lessons from a Friend Whose Life (and Death) Preached Christ

John Stonestreet – Hagia Sophia and the Armenian Genocide

Christianity Today – Sex Offenders Can Find Hope in Christ But Not Necessarily a Place at Church

TGC – My Church Fired Me as Pastor. Now What?

The Exchange – Take a Rest, Pastor! You Need It More Than You Think

Chuck Lawless – 12 Things I Hope Help Me be a Better Preacher and Teacher

F&T – Study: Churches Gathering Again But With Precautions

F&T – 5 Sight Lines for a Better View of Acts

The Responsible Puppet – Everything Covid 19 Will Be The End Of

Babylon Bee – Chicago Mayor Hires Gangs To Spell Out ‘Trump Is Bad’ With Bullet Holes

Babylon Bee – Man Who Just Reads News And Social Media All Day Unsure Why He’s So Depressed

Babylon Bee – How To Identify A Peaceful Protester

Babylon Bee – Biden Forced To Wear Ankle Monitor To Make Sure He Doesn’t Escape Basement

All Around the Web – July 25, 2020

AATWJoe Carter – 9 Things You Should Know About John Lewis (1940-2020)

John Stonestreet – Dying Well in an Age of Denial

Chuck Lawless – 9 Reasons Scripture Memorization Matters

F&T – What Should Churches Do Now that COVID-19 Is Spiking Again?

LifeWay Voices – Before You Post Again

F&T – 22 Transformative Pieces of Ministry Wisdom

Crossway – 10 Things You Should Know about John Owen

Crossway – 3 Lies Women Believe about Serving

F&T – 5 Strategies for Training People to Listen to Sermons

Disrn – NFL to allow players to wear helmet decals featuring names of people killed by police: report

Disrn – Majority of Americans don’t believe they need God to be good: Pew

Disrn – Rand Paul bemoans cost of new stimulus proposal, says most Republicans “no better than socialist Democrats when it comes to debt”

Babylon Bee – Poll: Biden Leading In Several Key Battleground Cemeteries

Babylon Bee – DoTerra Donates 1 Million Vials Of Essential Oils To Fight Coronavirus

Babylon Bee – AOC Lectures Homeless Man On How Fortunate He Is Not To Have To Pay Rent To Evil Landlords

Babylon Bee – President Xi Claims Uighurs Were Being Loaded Onto Trains For A ‘Surprise Trip To Disneyland’

All Around the Web – July 24, 2020

AATWAlbert Mohler – The Gathering Storm in the Church

John Stonestreet – Dr. J. I. Packer Helped So Many Know God

Evolution News – Totalitarianism Is Darwinism Applied to Politics

The Ploughman’s Rest – Advice To A Keyboard Crusader

Thom Rainer – Listening When You Can’t Possibly Hear Everyone

Tim Challies – White Fragility and the Bible’s Big Story

Fox News – Planned Parenthood’s New York chapter disavows founder Margaret Sanger over racist eugenics

Stream – The Line Running from Charles Darwin through Margaret Sanger to Planned Parenthood

Disrn – Low global fertility rates may have “jaw-dropping” impact on societies, researchers say

Disrn – Bank forecloses on Harvest Bible Chapel founder James MacDonald’s $2 million custom home

Disrn – Associated Press says it will capitalize “black” but not “white”

Babylon Bee – Ceremony Honoring Governor Cuomo’s COVID-19 Response To Be Held At Now-Vacant Nursing Home

Babylon Bee – Progressive Parents Disappointed In How White Their Children Are

Babylon Bee – Study Finds Most People Just Wearing Masks To Avoid Sea Of Judgmental Glares

Babylon Bee – University Of Oxford Reports Vaccine Trial #666 Was Successful

All Around the Web – July 23, 2020

AATWAlbert Mohler – The Gathering Storm in the Church

JD Greear – Recapturing the One Factor That Made the Early Church Unstoppable

TGC – 5 Reasons the Trinity Matters So Much

F&T – 5 Questions to Ask Before Relaunching Groups

TGC – Why Did Jesus Command Others to Be Silent About Him?

Bible Gateway – J.I. Packer (1926–2020)

Cripplegate – John Powell’s Last Sermon

Disrn – 4 injured, including pastor, in knife attack inside VA church Bible study

Disrn – “Baby Lives Matter” mural painted on street in front of Planned Parenthood in Salt Lake City

Disrn – Kentucky couple forced to wear ankle monitors after wife tests positive for COVID

Babylon Bee – Kanye Promises Free Chick-Fil-A For Every American If Elected

Babylon Bee – Mom Discussing Homeschooling Wondering How To Make It Clear She Homeschooled Before The Pandemic

Babylon Bee – Duggars Announce Support For Kanye After He Suggests Giving Americans $1 Million Per Baby

Babylon Bee – Chick-Fil-A Changes Name To Gender-Neutral ‘They-Fil-A’

All Around the Web – July 22, 2020

AATWCarl Trueman – A Time to Mourn and a Time to Dance

David French – Coronavirus, Conspiracy Theories, and the Ninth Commandment

John Stonestreet – Making Sense of the 2020 Supreme Court Term

Tim Challies – White Fragility and Getting White People To Talk About Racism

Table Talk Magazine – Search Engines Are Not Value Neutral

F&T – When You’re Discontent With Your Ministry Assignment

Chuck Lawless – 10 Ways the Enemy Lures Us into Sin

F&T – 3 Things the Church Should Understand About Trauma Survivors

F&T – Coronavirus and Christ

Thom Rainer – Ten of the Most Influential Books on My Ministry

Andrw Sullivan – See You Next Friday: A Farewell Letter | The left continues to eat its own in the name of orthodoxy.

Disrn – Fire ravages 15th-century cathedral in France; arson suspected

Cord Cutters – The Average Streamer Watches 3 Hours of TV a Day

Babylon Bee – ‘This Ain’t It, Chief’ Updated To ‘This Ain’t It, Noble Indigenous Tribal Leader’

Babylon Bee – Trump Replaces Washington Monument With Giant Can Of Goya Beans

Babylon Bee – White House Adds Cry Room For Fussy Reporters

Babylon Bee – Using Our Prophetic Powers For Good: The Babylon Bee Will Now Only Write Articles About Positive Things Happening To Humanity