“Tell God all that is in your heart, as
one unloads one’s heart, its plea-
sures and its pains, to a dear friend.
Tell Him your troubles, that He may
comfort you; tell Him your joys, that
He may sober them; tell Him your longings…


You and Me Forever – free audiobook download from

You and Me Forever  - free audiobook download from until Feb 12thFound this pleasent surprise in my inbox this morning: are giving away the mp3 audiobook of Francis and Lisa Chan’s book You and Me Forever: Marriage in the Light of Eternity. All they ask is an email address and signup to their newsletter.

Links of the Week March 16-22

A bit late this week, again, but better late than never. I’ve been a bit busy reading Raising Steam, and visiting friends today. Here’s our weekly link roundup, including a free book:


I haven’t seen this yet, and I don’t know if I will. However, I more or less agree with Cooke. I posted about this here but Cooke makes some very valid points.


Salt Suffering and Satisfaction – by John Piper

This is today’s devotional from the “15 Days in the Word with John Piper” reading plan that I’m following in YouVersion. When I googled it, I found it here.

Salt Suffering and Satisfaction

Try this interpretation of what it means for Christians to be salt. (more…)

Weekly Link Roundup Feb 9-15

This week’s link roundup is brought to you by Fight Club, because it’s a great film, even if I can’t talk about it. (more…)

FutureLearn: The Discovery of the Higgs Boson – free online course

A couple of days ago I was reminded of something that had stumbled upon and signed up for months ago: A free course from FutureLearn in partnership with the University of Edinburgh. So far, it is wonderful. The physics and mathematics describing them are explained in fairly plain language easily followed by someone possessing highschool algebra skills (you don’t need calculus!). I think it’s great that the Open University is still keeping up with technology to proliferate free education.