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* April 30 - May 6, 2017
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* March 26 - April 1, 2017
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* March 12-18, 2017
* March 5-11, 2017
* February 19-25, 2017
* February 12-18, 2017
* February 5-11, 2017
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* March 6-12, 2016
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* February 7-13, 2016
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by J. Christian Andrews

A number of people post daily or weekly lists of internet published articles. I am not sure why I feel the need to join them, but here is my list for April 30 - May 6, 2017. Posting these links does not necessarily constitute an endorsement. On the other hand these are not all the blog post I read but only those I thought worth a continued conversation.


APOLOGETICS and WITNESS
* Eric Metaxas / Roberto Rivera: The Rest of the Jackie Robinson Story
* William Barrick: Why is Bible translation an important missions ministry?
* Vance Christie: Catherine Booth's Heart for the Hurting
* Aaron Wilson: 8 Essential Elements of a Church Website
* Lenny Esposito: Archaeology Topples Objection to Biblical Samson Account
* Lars Walker: Review of Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus, By Nabeel Qureshi
* Terry B: Future Funded Ministry

ENGAGING CULTURE
* David Robertson: Is Gay Sex Sin?
* Jerry Dunleavey: Let's Get Real: May Day is Marx Day
* Selwyn Duke: Democrats Seek to Outlaw "Conversion"
* John Zmirak: Liberal Christianity is the Suicide of the Mind
* David Limbaugh: Liberal Thought Police Getting Scarier
* Eileen F Toplansky: The Spreading Tentacles of Censorship
* Regie Hamm: The River
* Walter E Williams: Here's How Wrong Past Environmental Predictions Have Been
* Kimberley Strassel: The Left's War on Free Speech
* Brett / Kate McKay: The Risks of NOT Letting Your Kids Do Risky Things
* Matt Walsh: Climate alarmists, I can't take you seriously until you start living like the Amish
* Patric Kerouac: How Many Of You Know People Who Think That Being A Socialist Is Just About Being Nice?
* Todd Starnes: Professor Tells Student to Stop Reading Bible
* Peter Heck: High School Principal Cusses Out Christian Teens…on Camera
* Wesley J Smith: The Real "Ani-Science"
* John Nolte: Samantha Bee's Husband Fights To Keep Poor, Black Kids Out Of His Children's School
* Peter LaBarbera: Supreme Court upholds ban of 'sexual orientation change' therapy for kids
* Mark Bauerlein: A Descriptivist Leaves Her Stamp
* Kerry McDonald: The Benefits of Delayed Schooling

GARDENING
* Ronnie Davis: Planting Blueberry Bushes
* Old World Farms Garden: Planting The Garden - 3 Tips To Get Vegetable Transplants Off To A Great Start!
* Old World Farms Garden: How To Keep Tomato Plants Healthy - 5 Tips To Eliminate Blight And Disease Naturally

HEALTHCARE
* Ken McIntyre: We Hear You: 'No More Reasons Why Congress Can't Totally Repeal Obamacare'
* Tim Thomas: Sad: Why Obamacare repeal will never happen
* Jeffrey A Tucker: This Is Why Government Shouldn't Be Involved in Health Care
* Peggy Ryan: Make Our Health Care Great Again
* Tim Thomas: Ted Cruz, Rand Paul speak out on healthcare bill
* Ed Willing: Senate Taking Similar Approach to Obamacare Repeal as 2010 Passage
* Jon Miltimore: Scholar: GOP Healthcare Bill Is Not Repeal—It Is ObamaCare-lite (or Worse)

HUMAN INTEREST
* Dan Elitzer: Six Companies That Are Quietly Securing Our Identities
* Anika Burgess: A Photographer's Quest to Find the Last of the Drive-In Theaters
* Adrienne Lafrance: Hippos Can't Swim--So How Do They Move Through Water?
* Ryan Leaf: Letter to My Younger Self
* Luksan Wunder: The Most Unsatisfying Video in the World ever made
* Twisted Sifter: Ray Collins Captures Waves Like You've Never Seen Them Before (24 Photos)
* Thomas Sheppard: Understanding the War of 1812
* Naomi Andrews: 5 Helpful Ways to Easily Tackle Overwhelm Now
* Ernie Smith: The Consequences of Amtrak Not Owning Its Own Tracks
* Lars Walker: Well Spoken
* Jon Miltimore: Tolkien's Odd Alternate Ending to 'The Lord of the Rings'
* Twisted Sifter: 8 Random Maps That Make You Go Hmmm
* Heather Ferris / Elviar Isganaitis / Florence Brown: People think juice is good for them. They're wrong.
* Ben Tippet: The Greatest Break In Snooker History Was Even Better Than Anyone Realized
* Keleigh Rogers: Mysterious Moving Rocks in the Desert Stumped Scientists for 70 Years
* Molly Birnbaum / Dan Souza: Salt Life

MARRIAGE
* David Murray: A Marriage Checklist
* Courtney Reissig: 5 Things Your Wife Wishes You Knew (But Might Never Tell You)
* Andrew Linder: 5 Easy Ways to Keep Social Media from Ruining Your Marriage

PASTORAL MINISTRY
* Dale Hudson: Gen Z's Distorted View of God
* Jasmine Holmes: Invite Someone Single to Dinner

POLITCS and GOVERNMENT
* Robert Verbruggen: Our Public Employee Problem
* David French: The Long Shadow of Roe Haunts the Supreme Court Debate
* Rich Lowry: On Obamacare, Republicans Vastly Over-Promised
* Bruce Walker: Repeal and Replace the Republican Party

SANCTITY OF LIFE
* Clint Roberts: There's No Good Libertarian Argument for Abortion
* Steve Weatherbe: 'Go to hell' with all the aborted babies: School principal screams at pro-life teens
* Jonathan Freedhand: Eugenics: the skeleton that rattles loudest in the left's closet
* Philip Reed: The In Vitro Catch-22
* Nathan Apodaca: "How I Lost Faith in the Pro-Life Movement" Part 1

SECOND AMMENDMENT
* Aaron Simms: 5 Things You Need to Know From the NRA Conference
* Sam Hoober: Quality Ammunition Matters More Than Caliber
* David Codrea: Bulletproof Poster More Like Logicproof Poseurs
* Jeff Knox: National Rifle Association Disrespect...

WORD
* Sam Wellumson: 1 Peter 1:17-25 - The Lamb Slain before the Foundation of the World
* Craig Johnson: Free to Laugh
* Craig Johnson: Extraordinary Love
* Mike Brooks: If the Church Won't Change
* Lutheran Ladies Connection: Remembering the Reformers
* Lars Walker: Review of The ESV Lutheran Study Bible
* Josh Buice: If Persecution Was Legal Would You Still Be a Christian?
* Mark Surburg: Do you want your children to grow up to be Christians?
* Brett Boe / Jason Gudim / Brian Ricke: Being Lutheran Podcast Episode #23 - Numbers 16:1-11
* Lutheran Ladies Connection: Remembering God

WORLD WAR T (fighting transgenderism)
* Lisa Bourne: 'Transgender' girl must wrestle with girls despite drug-induced advantage: judge

WORLD WAR P (fighting pornography)
* Fight the New Drug: The Definition Of Sex Trafficking
* Fight the New Drug: 1-888-373-7888: National Human Trafficking Hotline, Available 24/7
* Fight the New Drug: An Online Epidemic: The Inseparable Link Between Porn & Human Trafficking (Infographic)
* Rod Dreher: When Even A Porn Star Feels Guilty...