Memorize with Me: Mathew 27:27-28:10

In these forty-six days before Resurrection Sunday, you probably want to do something to remember the death and resurrection of our Lord. May I suggest something? How about we memorize the story right from the Bible! Now, before you go somewhere else, listen to me. It’s about eight verses each week, with Sundays being for catch [...]

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My Ten Most Favorite Verses (currently)

Now and then someone asks me what's my favorite verse or "life verse." The truth is, I like many verses. So here is my list of my top ten “favorite” verses (currently). Scripture quotations are taken from the English Standard Version. Nahum 1:7 The Lord is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; He knows [...]

The Need for Discipline

It all started on a summer Sunday evening in the forest. It was beginning to get late, but the sun was still up, and I hadn't found the peace I was looking for. I walked through the forest, crying out to God. As I approached the edge of the pond, I whispered with tears in [...]

Drink More Water; Solve 5+ Problems

With one simple change, you can solve scores of problems! Including... dry mouth fatigue headaches dry skin dizziness If you have any of the above problems, you are probably not drinking enough water. Water will help you more than you know! Take me for example. For a long time, I had a lot of headaches that [...]

The Future of this Site in 2015

Hello, all! Most of you reading this are likely reading through email. To you that are, thank you! It encourages me to think of the people who get my post by email when I click "publish." I hope you are all encouraged by what I write. When new years begin, everyone tends to look back [...]

How to Set Goals For the New Year

I hope you are all doing well this New Year's Eve. I know I posted something on New Year's Resolutions awhile back (like closer to last year), but I just wanted to add what I've learned and some resources I've found. Tips: -Be specific. I said this before, but it's worth repeating. Never make a [...]

The Spiritual Disciplines (part II)

This is the second part of a two-part series about prayer and Bible reading. This post will focus on prayer. Christians and non-Christians all see prayer as important. I know this because they pray whenever they're in a life-threatening situation. But how do we turn prayer from a last option to a first resort? Well, [...]

Bible Reading Plans To Try

If you read my last post and started looking for a Bible reading plan to try, then this post is for you. Below I've compiled a list of some plans for you to look at. Professor Grant Horner's Bible Reading System: This system will have you reading ten chapters a day out of ten different [...]

The Spiritual Disciplines (part I)

This is the first part of what will be a two-part series about prayer and Bible reading. This post will focus on Bible reading. Bible reading is one of those things we as Christians know we should do, but many of us struggle to find time. Here is what I think: Work is important to [...]

5 Tips For Reading For All It’s Worth

Most of us would like to read more, but sometimes it's a struggle to stay awake, or we just want to do something else with our free time. Hopefully I can give you some new ideas on reading more and reading for all it's worth. 1. Choose a time each day that you regularly read. [...]