Jonathan K. Dodson

Author | Christ is All | Pastor

Broken Bells in Austin

February 28, 2010

Broken Bells will be playing in the NPR showcase at Stubbs on Wed, March 17 at 11pm.

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Sovereignty of God & Prayer

February 28, 2010

This Monday we discussed the Sovereignty of God & Prayer at City Seminary. We defined the sovereignty of God as: “The pleasure of the triune God in ruling over all things.” We then applied this doctrine to anxiety in our lives, which is often manifested in: controlling fear, constant busyness, or distracting habits. Detecting Anxiety Idolatry How do you discern where anxiety is festering in your life? Try to find where your feelings are out of control, and you’ll find your

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Pillar Commentaries Discounted

February 27, 2010

I’ve used the Pillar commentaries for the past six years. They strike a balance between academic and accessibility. WTS Bookstore is selling the much anticipated Peter O’ Brien’s new Hebrews commentary at 45% off. Plus you can get an additional 10% off other Pillar commentaries. Other commentaries I recommend in this series: Letter to the Colossians (Moo) Letter to Ephesians (O’Brien) Acts of the Apostles (Peterson)

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Thoughtless Texts, Tweets, & Emails

February 27, 2010

Emailing without thinking. We do it all the time. We fire off communication, without considering whether or not email is an appropriate form of communication. Email has become an extension of thinking instead of an expression of thoughtfulness. Without hesitation we type it out, send it, and wait for a response. Whoops! Some things are meant for personal communication. We’ve all had that misinterprerted email, the one that forced us toclarify, apologize, or heaven forbid, talk to the person in

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