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Thinking Biblically

Artwork for Wise Counsel for Troubled Times

Thinking is hard work. Perhaps that’s why so few people engage in it. Precise, perceptive thinking doesn’t come to the lazy; it only comes to those with mental determination and discipline. But in a society that thinks with its feelings, how are we to know what is right and reliable? Thinking must begin in the mind, and the mind must be squared with a straight and true standard. No plumb line is as sure and stable as the Bible. All who have taken up the challenge to do the hard work of thinking biblically have discovered that it has made all the difference in the world. It did for Josiah.