We Want to Know

How can we spread the word about the benefits of memorizing books of the Bible (instead of unrelated verses), without sounding boastful of our accomplishment or our discipline? I’ve been asked this question many times and I’d love to get your input.

Find Rest

Guest blogger Holly Steadman

Jesus said, “‘Come to Me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For My yoke is easy and My burden is light.’” Matthew 11:28-30

Are you feeling tired, worn out, exhausted, fatigued? Jesus says, “‘Come to Me.’” Has …

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Jellyfish Can't Swim

Sometimes the best lessons come from children’s books because simple truths are often the most profound. This blog post comes from:

Jellyfish Can’t Swim & Other Secrets from the Animal World. Marjorie Hodgson Parker, Chariot Books, 1991.

Did you know that a jellyfish can’t swim? It just floats along in the sea, catching food in the long thread-like “legs” that trail behind it. Since it can only float, the jellyfish has to …

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Counsel from God's Word

Guest blogger – Tammy Fabian

God’s Word is full of knowledge, understanding and wisdom. It corrects, rebukes, encourages, guides, reassures, and much more. Consider taking the following steps to receive counsel from the Holy Spirit when studying God’s Word:

1. Be Still to Hear: In Romans 10:17 (NKJV) it reads, “So then faith comes from hearing and hearing from the Word of God.” We should first practice being still in order to …

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The Prize

Guest Blogger – Cherie Castillo

His tiny neon green Honda took me by surprise as it rambled up the gravel road leading to my house. The boy I liked as a teenager had come to ask if he could take me to the county fair. My mom knew he was a nice boy— but that Lilliputian car made her nervous. I begged to go and she compromised by praying over the two …

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