five on Friday

“My secret is that I need God—that I am sick and can no longer make it alone. I need God to help me give, because I no longer seem to be capable of giving; to help me be kind, as I no longer seem capable of kindness; to help me love, as I seem beyond being able to love.” Douglas Coupland

1 Malcolm Gladwell on criticism, tolerance and changing your mind. Brilliant stuff. 
2 “The more you work in the future, the less competition you will have.” David Hieatt learnings and lessons.
Mining and refining, from Paul Tripp’s world. Really helpful stuff.
4 “A bigger God, not a hipper pastor.” That’s whats needed!
5 Tyler Ward’s stunning writing on eight things for newly-weds.

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