Knowing God · Study · The Word of God

Why Study the Bible?

Last week, I shared with you why I ditched my Bible reading plan, and relayed my current plan for trekking through the book of Romans. In the past week and a half, I have read through Romans three times. I've read and reread various chapters, trying to grasp the bigger picture of the letter. I thought, perhaps,… Continue reading Why Study the Bible?

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Knowing God · Study · The Word of God

Why I Ditched My Bible Reading Plan

  Three days ago, I ditched my daily bible reading plan. Not the habit, mind you, just my appointed plan... We had a "falling out" of sorts. Three months ago, I had completed a daily reading plan of my own making, which I dubbed "the absorption approach." I would read or listen to scripture every day, beginning with… Continue reading Why I Ditched My Bible Reading Plan

encouragement

Never go into a fight without these 5 things… (Day 21 of the #encourage marathon)

Do you ever yell at people in movies, even if it's just in your head? "Don't leave your weapon on the ground!" Or "What are you thinking going into that place alone? You need backup!" It's almost like the person in the movie has lost common sense. Anybody with two eyes can spot the danger. These scenes are suspense winders, designed to heighten your sense of anticipation so that you will jump at the right moment. As Christians, we have 5 things we absolutely need to use everyday. Unfortunately, there are times we cast one aside or simply forget them---to our peril.

encouragement · The Word of God

What would you do without your Bible? (day 17 of the #encourage marathon)

For whatever was written in former days was written for our instruction, that through endurance and through the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope. ~ Romans 15.4, ESV Welcome to mile-marker 17 of our #encourage marathon. (If you missed yesterday's post, you can read it here.) Someone out there has a starving soul. It might even… Continue reading What would you do without your Bible? (day 17 of the #encourage marathon)

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3 Words You Need Every Single Day

Every single day we face some form of testing. Every day we are beset with a trial of some kind. Every day God is watching to see what we will do with the time we are given. How do you get through your time of trial? I have 3 words for you...

Faithfulness · Thankfulness · Trust

Day 29: The Bible

It is the glory of God to conceal a matter, but the glory of kings to search it out...

The Word of God

Have you read the most influential bestseller in history?

Drop thy phone, and come, read me...

Christian Living

The Cure is Worse than the Disease! What do I do now?!?!

Are there other ways to combat depression if you don't want to use medication?

discussion

Coffee chat 1 – Daily Bible Reading

I love a good discussion with a friend over a steaming cup of chai... Unfortunately, I can't gather all of you at a comfortable cafe, so, I'll have to be content with this little corner of the Internet. For this first symposia, I'd love to hear your thoughts on how you incorporate Bible reading into… Continue reading Coffee chat 1 – Daily Bible Reading

Trust

Building Trust Through Renewal

What are you putting into your mind? Is it building your trust in God or depleting it?