christian living, Prayer

Prayer Lessons from Hannah

I am always leery when I am about to hear a Bible teacher speak that I am not familiar with. So I found myself much relieved when Jennifer Mathewson Speer came to the podium and began with the words: “The Bible is about God. From cover to cover. Old through the New. It is all… Continue reading Prayer Lessons from Hannah

Book Review, christian living

The Food Ain’t the Problem [Book Review]

When I turned thirty I began gaining 5+ pounds a year. While I didn’t document it, I have no doubt that when I turned forty I was 50lbs. heavier than at thirty. Thankfully, having just turned fifty recently, I didn’t gain another 50lbs. but I still gained more. I’ve done Weigh Down Workshop when I… Continue reading The Food Ain’t the Problem [Book Review]

Book Review, christian living

The Simplest Way to Change the World [Book Review]

I find it easy to invite friends over that I have an established relationship with. They know I could care less about cooking, so they aren’t going to expect a gourmet meal. Also, that I’m fond of paper plates but at least I get the decorative kind. I don’t need to stress about what we… Continue reading The Simplest Way to Change the World [Book Review]

Biblical Counseling, christian living

The Biblical Counseling Movement after Adams by Heath Lambert [Book Summary]

The biblical counseling movement has grown in different aspects since the days of Jay Adams who is considered the founder of biblical counseling. New leaders have developed, bringing improvement to Adams’ model. “The Biblical Counseling Movement after Adams” by Heath Lambert walks the reader through the birth of the movement to the advancements still needed.… Continue reading The Biblical Counseling Movement after Adams by Heath Lambert [Book Summary]