Pedro baptized his mother this morning in a touching scene. And in chilling water. Thomas Olbricht passed away last Friday. I took his courses on OT and NT religious teachings, today called “theology.” They were good. Today I finished Stan Mitchell’s book, The wise get wiser, the foolish more foolish (Choate 2002). A fine work … Read More
Finally, a quite good hot chocolate mix, homemade, for the lactose intolerant. Don’t ask me for the recipe, it was a gift to DD. Some reading inspires thoughts to be jotted down and pursued; other reading captivates the mind and refuses to let go. Suddenly, book reviews and recommendations are surfacing that makes me want … Read More
In today’s devotional, Ed Mathews uses Amos 8.12 as the basis for his devotional. Much is discovered when we search the word of God. Therein we discover what can be found nowhere else: a thorough equipping “for every good work,” II Timothy 3:16,17. The vitality of our soul depends on faithfully reading the Bible. To … Read More
Have one of those days when every article and devotional speaks to you? Yup, today for me.
A few people are doing a lot of reading on the irmaos.org site today. I pray they find helpful material for their spiritual growth and progress.
In our reading group, we’re doing a series I call “Impressive chapters of the Bible.” The chapters I choose are somewhat arbitrary, of course. Since we’re traveling next week, I have two more weeks, and will wind down the series. So tonight, it’s 1 John 4: http://esv.literalword.com/?q=1%20jn%204
Was asked to recommend books on personal development. I’ve come up with a short list. What would you suggest? Please reply in comments below.