Proclaim. Mobilize. Equip.
Call 866-865-6253

Key Connections (September 14, 2018)

September 14, 2018

Here are your key connections for the week!

Innocent As To What Is Evil (Adam Kareus, For The Church)

Adam Kareus writes a short article on the “simple little phrase… [that] rocked me to my core.”

Contentment Is Great Gain (Meghan Hill, enCourage)

An article adapted from a book by Meghan Hill in which she discusses three things that contentment does for us. Take a look:

It is certainly not easy to be content—to trust that God is good even when we face rain clouds or radiation treatment. But when we have a right understanding of our own dependence on God and are satisfied with his provision for our needs, God promises we will gain a reward more valuable than anything else we might lack.

Six Prayers for the Half-Hearted (Marshall Segal, Desiring God)

Marshall Segal pulls from a variety of biblical authors to offer these six wonderful prayers for the half-hearted. Check it out! When was the last time you saw Zephaniah quoted in a blog post?

I Want That to Be Said of Me (David Platt, Radical)

Find out the verse that made David Platt respond by saying: “I read that description at the end of that verse, and my heart just says, ‘I want that to be true of me.'”

Christianity Isn’t About Avoiding Trouble (Colin Smith, Unlocking the Bible)

Jesus speaks clearly about wars and rumors of wars, about famines, and about earthquakes. This is your world, he says to those who are listening, this is the reality in which you live your life. This will be part of your experience. And this is precisely why you need me.

The Author
Davis Wetherell

Davis Wetherell (MA in English, Marquette University) is a writer and editor. He recently managed article content for Unlocking the Bible. He has taught college classes on literature, rhetoric, and composition. Davis has a heart for writers and loves to serve them. Check out his blog.

Explore this topic further

The Truth Can Set You Free from Uncertainty

Last month, graduates walked across their virtual Zoom stages to end a significant chapter in their lives and step into the unknown. It clearly wasn’t how they dreamed this day would happen, but the emotions that came with this year’s graduation were no less significant. The closing of chapters and...

Read Post

Craving Control in the Wilderness

After many years of diverse career experience, I was excitedly counting down the days until my retirement. I eagerly anticipated being in control of my schedule and time while enjoying a slower pace of life. I envisioned more days devoted to serving in ministry at my church and deepening relationships...

Read Post
For your gift of any amount

Listener Favorites 2020

The most requested sermons from the past year

Get Unlocking the Bible's Weekly Email

"This Week at Unlocking the Bible" features new articles, radio programs, devotionals, and ministry updates

We will never sell or misuse your information.

Share Your Story and Prayer Requests

If you have a testimony or story you would like to share or if you have a prayer request, please use the form below. If you would like someone from our staff to call you, please include your phone number.

We will never sell or misuse your information.

Learn more about resources
to help you face the current crisis and begin living courageously.

Get Unlocking the Bible’s Weekly Email

“This Week at Unlocking the Bible” features new articles, radio programs, devotionals, and ministry updates

We will never sell or misuse your information.