In the Old Testament, God decried the fact that his people were perishing for lack of knowledge about him. The same seems to be occurring today. There is sharing, suggesting, plenty of storytelling, and lots of preaching to felt needs in modern pulpits. But the authoritative, expositional opening of the word of God is becoming scarcer all the time. Jesus told Peter, "Feed my sheep" (John 21:17).
Col. Mark James Alexander was the only airborne officer to lead three different battalions into combat in World War II, successively commanding the 2nd and 1st Battalions, 505 Parachute Infantry Regiment, and the 2nd Battalion, 508 PIR, of the 82nd Airborne Division. A legend in his own time, he fought in North Africa, Sicily, Italy, and France, and even after being seriously wounded in Normandy, insisted on playing a role in the Battle of the Bulge.
"Great story, awful narrator"
Pastors Mark Dever and Paul Alexander provide a model of a biblical church in this resource for pastors, elders, and others interested in the vitality of their church. This highly practical book proposes an attitude of complete reliance on and submission to the Gospel in building a healthy church.
"Pertinent church issues discussed"
Was weiß die Wissenschaft vom unerkannten Heilungspotenzial der weißen Kügelchen? Ein Einstiegshörbuch in die Homöopathie, das sich positiv und zugleich wissenschaftlich fundiert dem Thema zuwendet - erstmalig auf dem internationalen Hörbuchmarkt.
"Obama Speaks at Dallas Memorial Service Honoring Five Officers Killed in Shooting" is from the July 12, 2016 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Keith L. Alexander, William Wan and Mark Berman and narrated by Sam Scholl.
Tonight on the program, an update on the truck attack in Nice with Alexander Marquardt of ABC World News and Mark Urban of BBC Newsnight.
Next, Jon Meacham discusses his Time Magazine cover story about Donald Trump.
We conclude with Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., author of “Framed: Why Michael Skakel Spent Over a Decade in Prison For a Murder He Didn’t Commit.”