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Scripture study

Review: A Proverb a Day

I was contacted back in January by author Sarah J Callen to review her new devotional on the book of Proverbs. I enjoy these type of reviews the most. It feels more personal to me than writing for a review... Continue Reading →

Review: 30 Days to Understanding the Bible by Max Anders

Max Anders' classic 30 Days to Understanding the Bible is a well-organized and informative general survey of the Protestant Bible. The author wrote it for those wanting to study scripture who have no or very little previous knowledge about the Bible. I... Continue Reading →

Review and Giveaway: The CEB Student Bible

Just to be clear I am not reviewing the Bible. I am just giving my opinion on the quality, style and study content within this translation. About nine weeks ago (or thereabouts) our pastor chose to read from the Common English Bible during... Continue Reading →

Review and Giveaway: HCSB Apologetics for Students Study Bible

I recently received the HCSB (Holman Christian Standard Bible) Apologetics for Students Study Bible to review. To be precise I am just going to review the additional articles, study notes and physical appearance of the book. The Bible is a nice comfortable... Continue Reading →

Made To Crave….End Game or Silence Revisited

Finally, I can shut the cover of this book and give it back to my friend (thanks J for loaning it to me!). Don't get me wrong, this is a great book and will change your life if you take... Continue Reading →

MTC Chapters 10-14 or Gnosticism Lives

Lysa TerKeurst is a pretty funny gal. I laughed pretty hard at some of the stuff in these chapters but I won't spoil it for you by mentioning any of it. What I did find ironic within myself was the heresy of... Continue Reading →


As I take the time to wait for my friend to catch her breath during our Made to Crave study, I too hit the pause button. I haven't continued on but I have kept up with the healthier choices made... Continue Reading →

Pause and Changes

There will not be a new post for the Made to Crave study this week. My partner at Future.Flying.Saucers. needs the time to catch up. She and her family need our prayers right now. She is a great encourager to... Continue Reading →

Accountability and Offering It Up

Chapter 4 personal reflections 1. How do I feel when a friend is experiencing success at weight loss? In general pretty happy for them though I do wonder where the motivation comes from.  The second question asks why I want to... Continue Reading →

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