Colorful pencils and just a few chapters Large print with margins in big three-ring binders Weeks of slow reading to see what it brings These are a few of my favorite things No commentaries but first just the Bible Projects for study in every style Word-loving people who help me to think These are a … More These Are a Few of My Favorite Things
Your church is advertising an upcoming Bible study. Do you jump at the chance? Or are you afraid your expectations will be met? I’m no expert on these things, but I’ve come to the conclusion that, by and large, Christians today are afraid of Bible studies. It is an unusual and ironic phenomenon, to be … More Why Christians Are Afraid of Bible Studies
Sometimes I amaze myself with my ignorance. How can I still be so clueless? I feel like I put in all the time and effort yet having nothing to show for it. And then I fantasize all kinds of nonsense about what people must surely think of my blubbering, as I so often don’t have … More When You Feel Bible-Dumb
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 . . .
Is it weird to say I love my Bible study plan . . . and then not know how to explain what it is or how it works? Well, today, I make a meager attempt to bring you the explained and technical version of my Bible study plan as it stands thus far. This plan … More Step by Step Through My Bible Study Plan
You didn’t sign up for the advertised Bible Study because of that dreaded thing called “homework.” Homework takes time. And if you add it to your schedule, then some other thing of all-consuming importance will have to go. You might manage to fit the actual Bible study meeting into your week, but if homework is included, you … More Homework in Zero Minutes
I don’t know what the mommy world is like. Yes, I am the eldest of six kids, the youngest of whom was born when I was seventeen. Yes, I have worked in the church nursery for years and babysat countless hours. But at the age of thirty, I am still pretty much an outsider to … More Mommy & Her Bible