Lessons we can learn
You want to read, but which books?
There are examples of faith from Church History, but how would you find them?
You will learn about books from thought leaders in ministry, faith and life.
You will find moving examples in people and events from the history of God’s people.
You will read insights into biblical passages with suggestions for applications in your life.
You will see ways that others have served in churches and other ministries.
Each week you’ll receive something to think about and use to change your life.
What Bible study tools do I use?
Reminders from a recent post: My History After college I was on the Campus Crusade for Christ (now Cru), Athletes in Action Weightlifting Team. In June, 1974, I was married and began seminary. For ten years I worked in libraries and finished graduate studies. Beginning in 1982, I spent 35 years as a seminary and …
What books am I currently reading?
In my Links to Begin the Week I have the following paragraph: I usually have about 15 books going at once. These are ones that I have started in the last week. I often reread books that I find enlightening. I obviously don’t agree with every statement in these books. Often, I find books written …
I will be reading through the Bible differently from now on
Reading through the Bible each year. I have been reading through the Bible each year for most of my life. For about twenty years I was a member of a church that used the One Year Bible and sermons and group discussions were based on recent readings. For the last four years I have been …
“He is risen…His is risen indeed”..actually…”They have taken the body.”
He is Risen Each year at Easter the worship leader comes to the microphone to begin the service and energetically says, “He is risen.” It usually takes three attempts but eventually there is a semi-crisp response. “He is risen, indeed.” Some among us assume that we are trying to recreate the triumphal moment on the …
I need your help
Friends I am looking for ideas for posts on my blog. What would you like to learn about? My recent post on thinking about death was opened by 80% you. Usually, 50-60% open a post. I am looking for needs you have that I can help meet Please email me at [email protected] or comment on …
I have been thinking a lot about death recently.
I have been thinking a lot about death recently My Mom recently died in her 90s. My younger sister recently died in her 60s. A former colleague died three years older than I am. Friends died younger than I am. I attended my first Zoom memorial service. The daily pandemic numbers are also a constant …
Four ways that Christians can change the world- revisited
The church needs people using different strategies to reach our culture. Here are some examples.
The Moody Handbook of Messianic Prophecy- an excellent tool
This post is a review of The Moody Handbook of Messianic Prophecy. A highly recommended Bible study tool.