Hey friends! Have you noticed that when you listen to podcasts, you start to pick up the phrases of your favorite podcasters? A few months I found myself opening yet another blog post with echoes of Christy Wright, and when I typed "hey friends!" just now, I was hearing the voice of Kathi Lipp from The Communicator Academy in my head. Too funny. But neither Christy nor Kathi wrote today's guest post! Dr. Ifeoma Samuel writes the Personal & Meaningful blog. Isn't that the kind of life you ... Read More about How to Teach your Kids Bible Study Habits
Guest post, guest post! Can you see me doing the happy dance over here? Real World Bible Study was always supposed to be a community project, so every time I get to bring in a guest, I'm doing the Bible boogie in my chair. And yes. I'm exactly that cheesy. But don't worry - this is good stuff. Today's guest, Jana Carlson, shares about the differences between Bible reading and Bible study. Y'all, I gravitate towards Bible study more than reading myself, but after just reading her ... Read More about What You Need to Know About Bible Reading vs. Bible Study
If I ever put this much in a book, I would think it would be too much. Too much to keep track of, too many details to focus on (or not). But somehow, this book wasn't too much. It was just enough. I had high expectations when some of my favorite authors endorsed this book...had to check it out. I really enjoyed Strands of Truth; will you? This book review has been moved to The Cafe Scholar Blog. Click here to read the full post. ... Read More about Who will enjoy Strands of Truth?
Guest Post by Emily Darnell More than ever, our generation needs to remember some of the ‘ancient paths’ that bring sweet refreshment to our souls. Christian Meditation as a spiritual discipline is one such path. But how do we meditate as a Christian? Today's guest post by Emily Darnell walks us through the "what" and the "how" of Christian meditation. Christian Meditation is vastly different from wordly ideas of meditation or mindfulness. Without devoting too much time to what those ... Read More about How to Meditate as a Christian
First, just FYI, State of Lies is not an explicitly "Christian" book. I want to make that clear since most of the books I review are Christian books (and this is a Bible study blog, although I'll be moving the book reviews to a new site soon. More on that later. This review has been moved to The Cafe Scholar Blog. Click here to read the full post. ... Read More about What I Loved About State of Lies