Reading Through the Bible in a Year (or so)

At the start of this new year everyone is recommending various plans to read through the Bible in a year. I thought I’d share mine with you. I do not read through the entire Bible each year. I vary my routine based on what I perceive the Lord is doing in me....

Connecting Scriptures: Good Works

I love how scripture supports and explains itself. These connected scriptures give us additional clarity. It is a certain path to greater understanding and practice when used with discernment. It also has the potential to create disastrous results when connections are...

Lists, One of my Favorite ways to Study

We all have our favorite passage of Scripture when thinking about specific topics like faith, grace, and prayer to name a few. This is great, but if we base our understanding of these valuable topics on just one or two passages both our understanding and practice are...

Let’s Refresh our Reading and Responding

In February 2013 the Knowing Christ conference was held in Santa Barbara, CA. I couldn’t attend, and so I particularly appreciate the organizers for posting the teaching times on their website (http://dallaswillardcenter.com/). John Ortberg opened one of the...

Facebook and Google+

We’re using the Yoke Ministries’ Facebook and Google+ pages to share quotes from various books we’ve read.  Christian authors through the years and in different parts of the world all have different perspectives from their backgrounds and the...