When God Made You by Matthew Paul Turner When I started reading blogs around 2006 or 2007, I followed a few bloggers regularly. One of those bloggers was Matthew Paul Turner who was writing at JesusNeedsNewPR.net. Turner is outspoken. He often says things that most people won't. But that's for the adults. This book is for your… Continue reading When God Made You – book review
ESV Family Devotional Bible Review + Giveaway Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it. ~ Proverbs 22:6 (ESV) There are a lot of things that we can do to create a deeper faith in our children, but the most important… Continue reading ESV Family Devotional Bible Giveaway
Is The Bible Reliable? Who is God, and how can we know him? The Bible claims to be the direct revelation of our Creator. So if the biblical record is true, it is a primary means by which the God of the universe has revealed Himself to mankind. However, if it can be proved… Continue reading Is The Bible Reliable?
Jesus Today Devotions For Kids by Sarah Young I remember getting my Jesus Calling devotional by Sarah Young many years ago. I was able to give it to a friend who was struggling in her faith and she was blessed by it. I've often missed having it since I didn't replace it. Since publishing that devotional,… Continue reading Jesus Today Devotions For Kids
“My deepest awareness of myself is that I am deeply loved by Jesus Christ and I have done nothing to earn it or deserve it.” “Genuine self-acceptance is not derived from the power of positive thinking, mind games or pop psychology. IT IS AN ACT OF FAITH in the God of grace.” I had the… Continue reading The Ragamuffin Gospel
Slave - The Hidden Truth About Your Identity "A metaphor commonly associated with scorn, oppression, and abuse, slavery has been gloriously transformed, in Christ, to signify honor, liberty, and eternal bliss!" The word slave brings different pictures to different people. Many English Bible translations, including the King James Version, incorrectly substitutes the word servant for… Continue reading Slave – The Hidden Truth About Your Identity
When Scott and I met 25 years ago on Easter Sunday 1989, I never expected that I was meeting the man I was going to marry. What’s cool is that I have pictures of my friends and me the night before at a free outdoor Mike and the Mechanics concert. I also have pictures of… Continue reading Our #1 Marriage Ground Rule