His Word, My Heart

His Word, My Heart

A new year typically means new goals and new beginnings. For me, a new beginning was a new Bible. I knew what I wanted, good study notes, great graphics and maps, and a translation I liked; the problem was finding it. You see, I’ve noticed, as with many others,...
Guest Post – 5 Tips to Being Battle Ready

Guest Post – 5 Tips to Being Battle Ready

I’m honored to share a post with you from my friend, Kelly Balarie. Kelly recently released her latest book, Battle Ready. This is a life-changing book and I encourage you to pick up your copy.  5 Tips to Being Battle Ready by Kelly Balarie   If a baby bird...
Call Yourself Confident?

Call Yourself Confident?

   I’ve always believed that every person in every story ever written has a purpose, that the story is impacted in some way if that person isn’t there. That is especially true with the Bible; each person, no matter who they are, have a purpose in the story God...
Who Is This Mara Person?

Who Is This Mara Person?

I just finished a bible study, “Five Habits of a Woman Who Doesn’t Quit.” Since it was the wrap up day, I thought I would read back through the book of Ruth, where the study came from.  I was struck by a couple of things that had very little to do with Ruth and...
Off The Grid

Off The Grid

I was thinking the other day, what would it be like to be ‘off the grid’?  I thought, how nice it would be to not have to color my hair, I would have plenty of time to write and read books, I would exercise. Oh, my worship would be go good, because I wouldn’t have all...
In The Hot Seat

In The Hot Seat

Have you ever had one of those moments when you’ve realized that you have heard the same thing from two different people and you wonder if the message that God has given them for their growth and encouragement may have actually been for you? This is where I am...