Flashback: This Week Last Year [2012 Week #7]

Greece RiotsThis week last year the world’s attention was focused on the political unrest in the nation of Greece.

Many Greek cities, including Athens, were rocked with violent protests as the Greek government debated and prepared to enact financial austerity measures that many viewed as too severe.

During the 7th week of 2012 Digital Sojourner posted a number of interesting articles including:

  • Book Review: Look Straight Ahead – The Internet and other forms of modern technology has opened up a Pandora’s Box of licentiousness that many believer’s are struggling with today. In his book, Look Straight Ahead, author Sam Thorpe, Jr. deals with this issue in a straight forward manner.
  • In Jottings – Love Those Who Demonize You Eric Metaxas reminds us of our Biblical mandate to love those who hate us. The post also includes video of Eric Metaxas speaking at the 2012 National Prayer Breakfast. Both President Obama and Vice President Biden were in the audience during Eric’s address. Don’t miss this fascinating video.
  • Brother Keith Keyser’s post, The Lord’s Gracious Work of Restoration, explores our Lord’s deep compassion and care for His saints– even during times of failure. Interestingly the post also features on of the post popular picture to ever appear on Digital Sojourner that features a butterfly and the verse 2 Corinthians 5:17.

Enjoy this flashback to 2012 week #7 on Digital Sojourner!

 

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Jottings – Love Those Who Demonize You

Jottings

Today, if you have a biblical view of sexuality you will be demonized by those on the other side– who will call you a bigot. Jesus commands us to love those who call us bigots, to show them the love of Jesus.

Jesus was, and is, the enemy of dead religion.

Eric Metaxas, speaking at the Annual National Prayer Breakfast. 2/2/2012 in Washington, D.C.

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