If you want to focus on thanksgiving in the month of November, here’s a fun little activity for you. Based on a tradition that my family has done for decades (see the cute little booklet my mom sent me), each day establishes a “thankfulness price” based on an item or an activity. Assess yourself each… Continue reading Offering of Thanks
See the EXACT place Jesus was born
Many years ago, I had the opportunity to tour Israel. Twice, in fact. It’s a powerful visual aide to have seen many of the places I’ve read about in my Bible. On both trips, we visited the town of Bethlehem. I want to share some photos I took on those trips. Of course, the town of Bethlehem is… Continue reading See the EXACT place Jesus was born
Build your PLAN for spiritual growth
Perhaps you’ve heard someone say, “Fail to plan. Plan to fail.” This is a common saying in many professional situations. But what about our spiritual lives? Do you have a plan? This is a question with eternal ramifications. I’ve been working on a plan for lifelong discipleship. It’s something I’ve been thinking about for decades. I’ve built models,… Continue reading Build your PLAN for spiritual growth
Do you read your Bible with Spiritual Imagination?
Isn’t it easy to read the Bible and find tales of cardboard people in a distant land. Most of us have never lived in Israel. Certainly none of us have lived in the first century AD. There is a lot that we don’t understand. Stuff we’ve never seen. I love to research people and places… Continue reading Do you read your Bible with Spiritual Imagination?
Relaunching Devotion – Men in the Bible
I’m excited to share that I’ve just relaunched Bible/Man Devotion as Devotion – Men in the Bible. It’s a new title and a new cover, but the same great book inside. At the moment, it’s only available at Amazon, but I plan to launch it more widely in a little while. Devotion: Men in the… Continue reading Relaunching Devotion – Men in the Bible