Merry Christmas! 

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IMG_1347A big shout-out to my wife, Crystal Crystal, who celebrated a special birthday this week! I love you! Happy birthday, Sunshine!

Her children rise up and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: “Many women have done excellently, but you surpass them all.” Charm is deceitful, and beauty is vain, but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised. – Proverbs 31:28-30

Praying for the family and congregations of two friends who suddenly transitioned to their heavenly reward this week: Pastor Gordon Humphrey and Pastor John Teabout.

Check out the Cameron Triggs Interview.

Take a listen to the latest episode of The On Preaching Podcast: “Developing a Sermon Calendar.” 

Please continue to pray for our new work – Shiloh Church of Orange Park – that begins January 4, 2015.

Here is an excellent documentary on “the Prince of Preachers” – Charles Haddon Spurgeon: “Through The Eyes of Spurgeon” 

Joe Carter: How to Ruin a Moses Movie

Kate Bachelder: God Isn’t Dead in Gotham

R.C. Sproul: Is Christmas a Pagan Holiday?

Jacob Gerber: 5 of the Best Free Bible Study Tools

Kevin DeYoung: Best Books on the Best Sermon

Craig Schill: 10 Ideas for Dynamic Sermon Application That You Can Start This Week

Justin Taylor: How to Use the Back of a Napkin to Prove to a Jehovah’s Witness that Jesus is God

Tim Challies: Please Don’t Give Them Porn for Christmas

Jennifer Case Cortez: The Weight of Perfection in Marriage

Thom Rainer: One Sentence That Pastors and Church Staff Hate to Hear

Aaron Earls: 10 Lessons I’ve Learned From 10 Years of Blogging

Do you have any shout-outs or ministry links to share? Join the conversation in the comments section.