Additional Resources for Reel to Real - Of Fish and Men
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Cast Your Nets: Fishing at the Time of Jesus
This article discusses fishing techniques in Jesus' day, including how they divided the fish they caught and kept track of the number for taxation purposes.
Fishers of Fish
This looks at the maritime life surrounding Jesus' headquarters in Galilee. You may need to subscribe to read the whole piece.
Galilean Fishing Economy
This scholarly article explores the first-century effects of the Sea of Galilee on the regional economy.
Whatever Happened to Sin?
This article explores the fuzzy boundaries we have made around sin in our North American culture.
Virtual Vices Show Shift in American Morality
This Barna Group study discusses temptations in the virtual world.
Safeguarding Our College Students' Faith
What can parents and congregations do to help their children resist temptations at college?
In Times of Temptation and Testing
Learn how God draws us nearer to Him during times of testing and temptation.
Satanism--a Lutheran Response
This article describes the origins of Satanism and its tenets; it then gives a biblical response.
Pornography in the Marriage
A wife discovered her husband looking at pornographic websites. What should she do?
Raising Children in a Sensual Society
This article discusses ways parents can protect their children from the dangerous misuse of today's technology. It's a helpful reminder of the pitfalls adults face too.
Is God Green?
This article describes the proper relationship between humans and the world and non-human life around us.
What About Angels?
This article describes what the Bible teaches us about both good and evil angels.
A Lifetime of Miracles
This article looks at the difficult path one young man took to college graduation, and the miracles God provided for him to achieve that success.
Foolish Things of the World
This article was written by a graduate student working with severely autistic children. It reminds us that God's and the world's idea of success are far different.