The Honesty of The Psalms – A Book Review

“LOOKING FOR BOOK REVIEWERS! — The Simple Preacher“ When I saw the title of this blog, I couldn’t help myself. Receive a free book on the Psalms in exchange for an honest review? Count me in! Let me start by saying, I could hardly put this book down.

Billy Graham: The End

Billy Graham, byname of William Franklin Graham, Jr., (born November 7, 1918, Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S.—died February 21, 2018, Montreat, North Carolina), American evangelist

Corrie ten Boom: Worry

Cornelia Arnolda Johanna “Corrie” ten Boom (April 15, 1892 – April 15, 1983) was Holocaust survivor who started a rehabilitation center for concentration camp survivors as well as a global ministry to preach the power of forgiveness.

America the Beautiful

Oh beautiful for heroes proved In liberating strife Who more than self, their country loved And mercy more than life America, America may God thy gold refine ‘Til all success be nobleness And every gain divined Oh beautiful, for spacious skies For amber waves of grain For purple mountain majesties…

Richard Wurmbrand: Founder, The Voice of the Martyrs

Pastor Richard Wurmbrand (1909—2001) was an evangelical minister who endured 14 years of Communist imprisonment and torture in his homeland of Romania. He is widely recognized there as one of the country’s greatest Christian leaders, authors, and educators. He is the Founder of Voice of the Martyrs.

Wake Up, Strengthen What Remains and Is About to Die

Is the trend of leaving churches directly connected to the spiritual decline of individual Christians? Or is it the other way around? Which came first? It’s the chicken or the egg syndrome and perhaps we will never know. But the truth remains.. the organized church isn’t doing well. Nor is the Christian community at large.

Cult Programming in Seattle

God made each of us exactly as He decided long before we were conceived in the womb, Psalm 139:16. For that reason, we should honor and respect all people as those who have been uniquely created by God, and in His own image. By this same token, we should never despise, reject or apologize—in terms of ethnicity, race, or gender—for how the Creator of the universe chose to make us for His good pleasure.

Summer Sabbatical

It’s that time again! Time to step back, refocus, and recenter on God, His word, and His direction in my life. Not to mention some long overdue relaxation!

The Amazing Follower Award

Thank you, Racheal for nominating me for the Amazing Follower Award! If you haven’t yet had the pleasure of getting to know Racheal from Racheal’s Novels, now’s your opportunity! Just click here! GUIDELINES Put the award logo on your blog post. Answer the 8 questions asked by the person who nominated you. Also provide a…

Real Neat Blog Award

Thanks so much Lydia @ In His Service and Loving It for nominating me for the Real Neat Blog Award! If you haven’t had a chance to check out her blog you’re missing out.. give her a click and see what I mean! The Rules: 1. Display the blog award logo in your blog.2. Thank…

Dietrich Bonhoeffer: The Ground of Unfathomable Love

“God loves human beings. God loves the world. Not an ideal human, but human beings as they are; not an ideal world, but the real world. What we find repulsive in their opposition to God, what we shrink back from with pain and hostility… this is for God the ground of unfathomable love.” –Dietrich Bonhoeffer…

Apples to Apples

Have you ever noticed how strikingly similar the Olivet Discourse is to other certain verses in the books of Revelation, Joel, and Isaiah? It’s a pretty fascinating comparison, actually. Sort of an ‘apples to apples’ kind of thing. Take a look! P.S. It’s even color coded! (but you’ll have to visit my site to see…

Love Is Growing Cold

Hey everyone! Here’s a great post from my good friend, Ryan Callahan. Words of truth in a time of extreme lies and deception. Many are falling into deception right now, because they don’t know God or what the Word of God says. Don’t be deceived! Seek God and ask Him to open your eyes to…