links to 4 helpful articles

1. How Dad’s Stresses Get Passed Along to Offspring

“… intercellular pods convey to sperm a legacy of a father’s hard knocks in life.”

2. Judged By Your Own Standard – Matthew 7:1-2 [essential reading]

“The ultimate example of non-judgmental outreach to sinners for the purpose of their reconciliation with God is Jesus, a ‘friend to the sinner.’ … This is more complex than ‘love the sinner, hate the sin.’ When we model our lives after Jesus we will treat everyone with respect regardless of our view of their lifestyle.

“How does this work in the real world? Is it possible (for you) to reach across cultural, social and religious lines and ‘be the love of Christ’ to someone who is radically different? How does a Christian make a moral stand on an issue while also treating a person who disagrees with that moral stand with love and respect?”

3. Making an Ancient Roman Murderer

“The story of how Nero plotted — and initially failed — to kill his mother.”

4. How to Use Your Phone as Your Home Internet Provider

“… a new wave of so called ‘Cord Cutting’ seems to be on the rise. First it was getting rid of the landline phone, then it was cable, now it’s home internet service.”