For those of you who are regular Flotsam and Jetsam readers, I will be scaling things back for a little while and only posting new links on Mon, Wed, and Fri. I realize this means that you’ll have to go a whole day between F&J posts, but I think you’ll manage. If it gets too difficult, I’ll see if we can arrange counseling for you.
- Just Buzzard offers the Top 10 Reasons to Join a Church Plant. Why is it that church planters always manage to insult other churches when talking about church planting?
- One More Time on Good Works and the Mission of the Church: Kevin DeYoung explains how he thinks the two are distinguishable, but related.
- Michael Hyatt explains 5 Steps to Developing More Discipline.
- The Top 25 (Or So) Books for a Young Theologian to Own (and Read) is a eclectic list worth checking out.
- The new edition of Themelios is out out with some great-looking articles on Jonathan Edwards, christocentrism, the NIV 2011, Kierkegaard, and the normal pile of book reviews.
- Wheatonblog offers a little more explanation on Vanhoozer’s return to Trinity.
Just for Fun
- And here are 11 Things Billed as the 8th Wonder of the World