Tag Archives: the Bible

Review #9: Sister Friends

“Sister Friends provides candid insights and observations about the ups and downs of friendship. True friendship is based upon the biblical concept of ‘iron sharpening iron.’ False friendships are self-centered and volatile. Show me your closest friends, and I will … Continue reading

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Review #8: Kingdom Single

“SINGLE CHRISTIAN, GOD HAS A KEY ROLE FOR YOU IN HIS KINGDOM! Hopes. Fears. Dreams. Frustrations. You’ve likely experienced them all. But this stage of your life can actually be one of the most exciting and productive in your walk … Continue reading

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Growing Roots in Unfamiliar Soil

disciple (n.)- one of the 12 personal followers of Christ. one of the 70 followers sent forth by Christ. Luke 10:1. any other professed follower of Christ in His lifetime. any follower of Christ. (initial capital letter) a member of the Disciples of Christ. a person who is a pupil or an adherent of the doctrines of another; follower. disciple (v.)-  Archaic. to convert into a disciple. Obsolete. to teach; train. It’s been about 18 years since I first asked Christ into my life because I was afraid of going to Hell. It’s been about 8 years … Continue reading

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Wait, What Is This “Stability” Thing Of Which You Speak?

I made my way back down the freezer section at Wal Mart, most of the shelves of which contained nothing, since most of the dairy and meat had been lost due to hurricane Florence. There were two large freezer pizzas … Continue reading

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Forget Management; Welcome to Anger Assassination

Jake and I sat out on the back patio, refreshed by the cool breeze that was rare in North Carolina, even in September; we only occasionally broke the silence by some encouragement or other. I’d returned about thirty minutes ago … Continue reading

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Review #7: A Mother’s Heart

“Being a mother is an important job, but one that can easily feel frustrating and unrewarding. Jean Fleming shares her hopes and frustrations about motherhood in A Mother’s Heart. The mother of three grown children and a grandmother, Jean reveals what it … Continue reading

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Counting It All Joy

I’ve recently been preoccupied with suffering. Okay, that sounds a bit cloudy…I’ve recently been preoccupied with why God allows suffering. There, that’s better 🙂 It was a while back that our chapel on Ft. Bragg went through a series on the … Continue reading

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