2021–06–27 — Weekly Articles


The Ordinary War with Irritability by Bobby Scott (Desiring God)

4 (Possible) Reasons for Unanswered Prayer by Justin Dillehay (The Gospel Coalition)

Mark 5:21–43 by Rob Myallis

Learning to Live with Loss by David P. Barshinger (The Gospel Coalition)

He Has Not Failed Me Yet by Vaneetha Rendall Risner (Desiring God)

A Biblical Typology of Red-Purple: How a Color Points to Christ by Elliot Stevens (The Gospel Coalition)

Leadership/Personal Growth/Parenting

How much does a mistake cost? by Seth Godin

The Availability Bias: How to Overcome a Common Cognitive Distortion by Farnam Street

A Big Little Idea Called Legibility by Venkatesh Rao

The Paradox Of Competition: It Either Raises Your Game Or Causes You To Quit by Steve Magness

Dads Just Want to Help by Arthur Brooks (The Atlantic)

The Gift of a Distracted Dad by Elliot Clark (The Gospel Coalition)


Should You Use Ice After an Injury? by Zachary Walston

A Posture-Perfecting Exercise You May Not Have Tried by Anna Maltby

The Health Benefits of Coffee by Jane Brody (The New York Times)

Are continuous glucose monitors a waste of time for people without diabetes? by Peter Attia

The Breath Is a Back Door to Your Vagus Nerve by Markham Heid

How To Use A Slant Board Properly by Kelly Starrett (The Ready State)


How Euro 2020 Rescued the Role of the Modern Midfielder by Ryan O’Hanlon

Against Overwhelming Odds by Ryan French (The Fire Pit Collective)

Seeking Her First Major, Ally Ewing Keeps Her Focus on a Higher Mission by Steve Eubanks (LPGA)


Table Stakes: Unblock Your Business by Permanent Equity

How Much Do You Need to Be Financially Independent? by Nick Maggiulli

Ultimate Retirement Calculator by Todd Tresidder

Finance is Broken But Don’t Worry, This Has Happened Before by Evan Armstrong

Seizing The Middle: Chess Strategy in Business by Farnam Street


How to grade physics problems faster: Hint #1, mindset by Greg Jacobs

How to speed grading #2 — preventing complaints — corrections, not comments by Greg Jacobs

Building Trust With Expectations by Steve Barkley

What is Escape Velocity? by Rhett Allain


The Brain Isn’t Supposed to Change This Much by Ed Yong (The Atlantic)

How Software Is Eating the Car by Robert Charette (IEEE Spectrum)

5 Scientific Revolutions That NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope Will Deliver by Ethan Siegel



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Nathan Belcher

Nathan Belcher

Helping people learn and grow. Lover of beautiful conversations, books, sports, education, family, and Jesus. W&M: B.S '08, M.A.Ed '10 U of SC: Ed.D. '17