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Sloth Scott Hoezee and David Bast draw from Matthew 8:28-34 and Galatians 6:7-10 to talk about sloth, one of the 'seven deadly sins', and how it is an enemy of joy, beauty, service—the things of God. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis | Source: Groundwork | Author: Scott Hoezee According to John Calvin, Ignoring Science is an Act of Sloth Drawing on John Calvin's "Institutes of the Christian Religion," Brad Kramer's and Mario A. Russo's article explains that Calvin believed that we are responsible for learning from science because reason is a "universal gift." Resource type: Article | Source: Biologos | Author: Brad Kramer Worship Service - "Sloth/Acedia" Worship Service with focus on sloth/acedia. Resource type: Service Outline | Source: The Christian Reflection Project | Author: Burt L. Burleson Staying Put to Get Somewhere - Study Guide Adult Sunday School Lesson / Study Guide on "Acedia"/ Sloth. Liturgical elements and discussion questions included. Resource type: Study Guide | Source: The Christian Reflection Project | Author: Robert B. Kruschwitz Pornography, Electronic Media and Formation ... (technology) through the lens of St. Thomas Aquinas' understanding of sloth, and offers suggestions for cultivating healthy leisure habits ... Resource type: Article | Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review | Author: Marysia Weber Remedies to Acedia in the Rhythm of Life - Study Guide Adult Sunday School Lesson / Study Guide on "Acedia"/ Sloth. Liturgical elements and discussion questions included. Resource type: Study Guide | Source: The Christian Reflection Project | Author: Robert B. Kruschwitz Stay Awake! Richard Finn examines the deadly sin of sloth and admonishes the reader to remain spiritually vigilant against the temptation of apathy. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) | Source: Torch | Author: Richard Finn O.P. Looking Back Over In this sermon starter on Genesis 19:1-29, Al Postma draws our attention to the vice of Sloth and offers a remedy. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline | Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching | Author: Al Postma Gaining Wisdom from the Seven Deadly Sins Defining "sloth" from the "Seven Deadly Sins" as "the willful omission . . . for doing what is right," this article by Christopher Hunt explores how common complacency is part of our depraved human nature. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis | Source: Groundwork | Author: Christopher Hunt James Bond: Shake up your Church's Bible Studies This brief reflection points to the importance of sloth and other deadly sins in Ian Flemming’s James Bond novels. Linking James Bond to the book of James we are reminded that ultimately evil doesn’t triumph. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Day1 | Author: Benjamin Pratt Sloth Reggie Kidd reflects on sloth, and how it is often hard to believe that God is making all things new. Resource type: Audio/Video | Source: The Work of the People | Author: Reggie Kidd Do You Know the Seven Deadly Sins? Detailing the historical origins of "The Seven Deadly Sins," this article by Christopher Hunt discusses how the dangerous attitudes of pride, envy, anger, sloth, greed, gluttony and lust lead to destructive sin. Resource type: Article | Source: Groundwork | Author: Christopher Hunt Full Text Hymns on Sloth Come rouse up ye slothfulPD
My drowsy powers, why sleep ye so?PD
The Soldier of the CrossPD
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Resistance to the Demands of Love - Study Guide Adult Sunday School Lesson / Study Guide on "Acedia"/ Sloth. Liturgical elements and discussion questions included. Resource type: Study Guide | Source: The Christian Reflection Project | Author: Robert B. Kruschwitz Dorothy Sayers and the Other Six Deadly Sins Society has turned myopic eye to focus on lust alone as the sign of immorality. The other six, and in particular the vices of avarice, envy, sloth, and pride, are ignored or lifted up as virtue. Resource type: Article | Source: The Twelve | Author: James Bratt Acedia in the Modern Age - Study Guide Adult Sunday School Lesson / Study Guide on "Acedia"/ Sloth. Liturgical elements and discussion questions included. Resource type: Study Guide | Source: The Christian Reflection Project | Author: Robert B. Kruschwitz Theology for a Bad Appointment Addressing the temptations ministers face when receiving a "bad appointment," Darren Cushman Wood's article discusses the Wesleyan theology of appointment that motivates pastors to accept God's providence, seek sanctification, respect everyone, rely on Grace, and preach. Resource type: Article | Source: Ministry Matters | Author: Darren Cushman Wood Commentary on 2 Thessalonians 3:6-13 Frank L. Crouch’s commentary on 2 Thessalonians 3:6-13 contrasts the two ethical statements found in this text and argues that Paul’s emphasis is on doing good as opposed to judging a certain demographic. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis | Source: Working Preacher - Preach This Week | Author: Frank L. Crouch Depression and Acedia - Study Guide Adult Sunday School Lesson / Study Guide on "Acedia"/ Sloth. Liturgical elements and discussion questions included. Resource type: Study Guide | Source: The Christian Reflection Project | Author: Robert B. Kruschwitz And The Glory Is Not Ours The scriptures take the issue of pride in different directions - but pride, itself, is complex. The author examines pride's near neighbors and offers us a way of moving forward into right relationship with God. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis | Source: Sermons That Work | Author: Charles Hoffacker Begging, Borrowing, But Not Stealing This article explores the issues surrounding attribution, plagiarism, and borrowing ideas when crafting sermons. Resource type: Article | Source: The CRC Network | Author: James C. Dekker
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