I am fully convinced that I lead a strange and unusual life. I have lots of proof and lots of reasons. My Bible-study habits, for example. Now, I’m not here to brag or to say that I’m the one who’s figured it all out. Far from it. I’m simply acknowledging a kind of weirdness about … More My Bible-Study Habits & How They’re Odd
Oh how you love the idea of sittin’ down with a cup of coffee in an overstuffed chair for an uninterrupted hour of Bible reading and prayer. But there ain’t no way that’s happenin’. Not in your crazy life. Maybe Bible intake can happen another way? Let’s talk about Audio Bibles and Scripture Songs. #1 … More Bible Intake When Life is Crazy
I’ve tried it twice. A 24-hour period of nothing but quiet. And because it’s life-changing and now fills a spot on my calendar every month, I thought I would share it with you. If you’re looking for spiritual, mental, emotional, relational, physical health? Highly recommend. First, I find a day on the calendar that is … More 24 Hours of Quiet
If I had a few unexpected hours of free time in my day, where would I go? To a cemetery. Here are three reasons why: Death has meaning. Perhaps it’s because my grandfather has worked as a gravedigger my whole life, but cemeteries have always been, to me, intriguing lands of story and adventure. And … More Why I Love Cemeteries
If a “quiet time” is time spent in quiet, and a “Word time” is time spent in the Word . . . How’s your “Word time”?? Is it like . . . A road sign: Catch a glimpse of it on your way to something else A wall hanging: Conveniently framed above your kitchen sink . … More Is Your Word Time Like . . .
What makes me giddy? This. I am beyond excited about an app that has just been released, created by a fellow Bible-studier and gifted leader at my church. What is it exactly? Basically this: My favorite methods, tips, & tools for intentional Scripture-saturation – everything I push for on this blog – in an app. … More My Favorite App
For the last two years, I have spent a lot of time with Mark. He’s a man of few words, but two years with him, and I’ve only scratched the surface. When some see sheer glory, they are stunned speechless. Others rattle on for pages. Not Mark. He writes with words profoundly succinct to tell … More My 2-Year Journey with Mark