Category Archives: Books

I can only imagine

A little more than a decade ago, the band Mercy Me prompted us to consider that scenario with their hit song: “I Can Only Imagine” I can only imagine what it will be like When I walk by your side … Continue reading

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an interesting Bible study idea re Psalm 119

I encountered this little tidbit of wisdom while reading Ancient Paths: Rediscovering Delight in the Word of God by Corey Russell. Read and consider … ‘Matthew Henry, a theologian and minister of the 17th century best known for publishing a … Continue reading

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maddening grace

Love to read … usually I have always been in a couple of books at the same time. When my sister gave me a kindle a number of years back, that number of books began to rise until today I … Continue reading

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just like Jesus … the temptation dilemma aka breakthrough

For those who are following along the last few days, you know I am wrestling to get my mind around the oft quoted statement that ‘Jesus was 100% man and 100% God’. While I have no doubt it is true, … Continue reading

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seeing others thru the eyes of remembrance and hope

I don’t know about you but sometimes I am ‘blinded by the Light’ … I’m not suggesting that is what Jesus ever intended. But there can indeed be a self-pride that comes with salvation that brings about a sort of … Continue reading

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the battle to define ekklesia

At a very young age, we begin to shape our children’s understanding of the word church. Perhaps you are familiar with this children’s finger rhyme … Here is the church and This is the steeple Open the doors and See … Continue reading

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