This Week in Blogworld 10.06-10.12

The Church in America Isn’t Dying

Encouraging piece from Ed Stetzer

A 13 year old sex offender…

This is sad. Really sad.

These are Jimmy Fallon’s best musical impersonations (RSS click through):

Unlearning Christianese

I appreciate my friend Tom’s suggestions here.

God’s Bright Design for Your Bitter Providences

David Mathis expounds on William Cowper’s hymn.

Letter from a Millennial Who Walked Away

I was turned off by the title, assuming I knew what was coming. Then I read it. Well done, Trevin.

The Philanthropists: John Thornton

I’ve been intrigued by Thornton because of his relationship with John Newton. I enjoyed this article by Tim Challies.

Biblical Personal Finance: Spending for God’s Glory

Glad to see William Boekestein writing articles for Ligonier.

A Prayer for the Worried Mom’s Heart

What mom doesn’t worry? Here is a prayer for when you do.

The Porn-Free Family

Great advice.

How the Ayres Family Buried Their 8 Children

This is sobering.