1) Jonathan Akin addresses whether or not the Bible prevents spanking over at danielakin.com.
2) From Church Leaders, Sam Rainer advises us to stop trying to fix people’s problems.
3) Good thoughts on learning to pastor from Micah Fries.
4) College at Southeastern Dean, Jamie Dew writes about the new approach over at Baptist21.
5) Good advice on graduate study, or being a graduate student, from Nathaniel Peters at First Things.