Tag Archives: Bible reading

Marking up Your Bible

Recently, someone remarked to me that her grandmother would be horrified to hear someone actually ask people to underline something in their personal Bible.  Really?  Yes, I believe we should show respect for our personal copies of the Bible, but marking in a book makes it mine.  I refrain from marking in a borrowed book, …

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Resolve

To my readers: this is a few words longer than I usually write. Still, it should not take you more than three minutes to read. It may help you more than you anticipate. “Faithful is He that calleth you Who also will do it.” I Thessalonians 5:24 It is that time of year when people …

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Biblegateway.com

Biblegateway did not pay me to write this!  I want to encourage you to read your Bible everyday and this is one way you can do this via internet.  I will always prefer my “paper” Bible but I see more and more people using electronic Bibles.  However you read the Bible, just read it!  It …

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Stirring

I like to cook my oatmeal by adding the oats to cold water, stir it slowly until it comes to a boil, then stir quickly for about 30 seconds and remove from the heat.  That requires one thing from me:  no distractions.  Well, yesterday I had so many things whirling around in my brain that …

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All Motion, No Moving

The title is bewildering.  I wrote this about 12 years ago for a church publication.  I thought you might find it thought provoking: From the time the older of my two daughters can remember, a clock in our home told out the hour.  A faithful cuckoo bird chirped out the time.  When she left home …

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