Get the Most Out of the Bible’s Boring Parts
May 17th, 2016

Get the Most Out of the Bible's Boring Parts

Christina Miller

A number of times in my life, I have enthusiastically set out to read the whole Bible. Not just a couple Psalms with breakfast, not just a few motivational verses or Pauls shorter letters. The whole Bible—start to finish, including everything in the middle. I wanted to be well-versed ...

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How the Bible Can Become Your Most Well Loved Book
April 12th, 2016

How the Bible Can Become Your Most Well Loved Book

Christina Miller

When I was growing up I loved going to the bookstore with my mom. We would hop in her car and drive a couple miles to the old movie theater that was converted into a bookstore down the street. The marquee sign was still intact on the front of ...

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How Deep Questions Can Lead to Deep Encounters with God
April 5th, 2016

How Deep Questions Can Lead to Deep Encounters with God

Christina Miller

We all want answers. Many times they are easily given: What time is dinner? When is my trip home? Who will join me? Answers bring clarity and structure to our lives. They help us know what to expect, giving us concrete handles to order our time and thinking. When ...

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How Do You Begin to Engage the Bible?
March 29th, 2016

How Do You Begin to Engage the Bible?

Randy Petersen

Were engaged! My friend waved her left hand, now adorned with a small diamond. Congratulations were offered. There was some shrieking and jumping. And I began to think about the word engagement. We all know what it means. My friend has promised to marry her boyfriend. ...

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How to Start a Bible-Reading Habit that Sticks
February 25th, 2016

How to Start a Bible-Reading Habit that Sticks

Randy Petersen

In a recent poll, 61 percent of all Americans —not just Christians—said they wished they read the Bible more. Maybe youre in that group. The desire is there, and you find the Bible helpful when you do get around to reading it—its just hard to find the time. ...

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