Purpose of Bible Study
Bible study

The Purpose of Bible Study

Before reading this post please take a brief pause to ask yourself one simple but extremely important question: Why do I want to study the Bible? Why is a powerful question! It clears the confusion and brings the truth into focus. (The following is from a post I wrote several years ago) As we enter… Continue reading The Purpose of Bible Study

Bible Study Tips
Bible study

Bible Study Tips

4 Helpful Bible Study Tips The 4 Ps Pray Plan Place Persistence Prayer Prayer is the first step to Bible study. First, pray about what God would like you to study. Surround your study time with prayer before and after each Bible study time. Plan Plan is about gathering what supplies will be needed. Where… Continue reading Bible Study Tips

Bible

Comfort and Strength

Do you ever pray asking God for comfort or strength? I notice that when I pray for someone who needs comfort I often find myself asking God to also give them strength. The topic of strength and comfort from God are found all through the Bible from Genesis to Revelation. But first, my last blog… Continue reading Comfort and Strength

Bible Reading Plans

Psalms 30 Day Reading Plan

Do you have a daily Bible reading plan? Does the plan include a portion from Psalms each day?If not, you might want to consider supplementing your current daily Bible reading with the Psalms. The Psalms are the prayer book and hymnbook of the Bible.Why read Psalms each day?I had this question a few months ago.… Continue reading Psalms 30 Day Reading Plan

Book Reviews

Refresh Your Prayers

Book Review for: Refresh Your Prayers Uncommon Devotions to Restore Power and PraiseAuthor: Lori HatcherPublisher: Our Daily Bread Publishing This book really surprised me in a great way!I thought I was going to read through the 60-day devotional in a few days and write a review.But that's not what happened.Reading the very first devotion, Prayer… Continue reading Refresh Your Prayers

Corrie ten Boom

The Wonderful Thing About Praying

Usually, if you ask me to share my favorite Corrie ten Boom, I will not be able to name only one or even two because I love many of her powerful quotes. However, lately, this one has been a daily encouragement and motivation for me. Perhaps you will find it helpful for your prayer time… Continue reading The Wonderful Thing About Praying

Blog

January Reading

Let's talk about books!In this first blog post of 2022, I'm going to share what I've been reading this month and invite you to do the same in the comment section at the bottom of this post.My last post was  - 2022 Bible Reading Plans - and hope you found it helpful.For my 2022 daily… Continue reading January Reading

Corrie ten Boom

Embroidery Lesson – Corrie ten Boom

When Corrie ten Boom spoke to audiences, she would sometimes hold up the backside of a piece of embroidery with many colors of tangled threads hanging from it. People wondered if she was accidentally showing the wrong side. While holding up the messy side, Corrie would ask "Does God always grant us what we ask… Continue reading Embroidery Lesson – Corrie ten Boom

Book Reviews, prayer

I’m Praying For You

Book Review Book -  I'm Praying For You: 40 Days of Praying the Bible for Someone Who is SufferingAuthor -  Nancy GuthrieI'm Praying For You, by Nancy Guthrie, guides the reader into the practice of scripture based intercessory prayer. This book is super practical and designed to be used by anyone regardless of prayer experience. Even… Continue reading I’m Praying For You

Book Reviews

The Pursuit of God

Book ReviewBook AuthorPublisherThe Pursuit of GodA.W. TozerMoody PublishersI don't read very many books more than once. I have just finished reading The Pursuit of God for the third time. It is well worthy of being classified a Christian Classic.A.W. Tozer was a pastor and author who wrote many books. It's hard to believe that this book was originally… Continue reading The Pursuit of God