Discernment, Theology, Uncategorized

The Means by Which God Speaks to His Church

The canon of Scripture was not an after the fact development, but something woven deep into the fabric of God’s redemptive plan. Since the close of the canon in the first century, the Word of God alone is the means by which God speaks to his church. Previously, He spoke to His people in various… Continue reading The Means by Which God Speaks to His Church

Discernment, Reading

Developing Discernment in Choices for Reading: Why it Matters

“I think I will just read dead people,” I remarked as the penned words (freshly planted in my memory) hit the trash can. Confirmation of early morning news revealed the deplorable acts committed by a popular author, grandson of an evangelical icon. Yet, the flow of his work, piercing words camouflaged as wisdom, lurked in… Continue reading Developing Discernment in Choices for Reading: Why it Matters

Bible Study, Discernment, Doctrine & Disciplines of the Bible Series, Theological Study, Theology, Topical Study

Wrapping Up

Having concluded the series, Doctrine and Disciplines of the Bible, I’m wrapping up with a refresher. We must be reminded of my original objective in developing these lessons: In my observation and humble opinion, there is an unmet call for evangelical women to devote themselves to actual reading and study of God’s Word itself. We are so full… Continue reading Wrapping Up

Bible Study, Discernment, Doctrine & Disciplines of the Bible Series, Theological Study, Theology, Topical Study, Uncategorized

Doctrine & Disciplines of the Bible, Part Nine

Handle With Care In Parts 7-8 of Doctrine & Disciplines of the Bible, our focus was the disciplines of reading and studying the Scriptures. In Parts 2-5, we explored the Doctrine of the Word of God. We have now established a shallow foundation for Bible reading and study. Continuing along this route, we must look practically… Continue reading Doctrine & Disciplines of the Bible, Part Nine

Discernment, Goal Setting & Decision Making, Topical Study

Seeking God’s Will in Decision Making – A Topical Study

In a previous post, Do You Listen Wisely?, we considered the discernment and importance of life influencers who impact our daily decisions. Many times, we get distracted and confused in decision-making because we lose sight of the overarching agenda of our lives. Achieving worthwhile goals requires clear decision-making, rather than floundering aimlessly like a fish out… Continue reading Seeking God’s Will in Decision Making – A Topical Study

Discernment, Goal Setting & Decision Making

Do You Listen Wisely?

In this informational age, we are inundated with choices and decisions. Whether we admit it or not, it is simply fact that we are highly swayed by those around us. Almost subtly, we even take on ambient attitudes and characteristics. There are several important factors influencing decision-making, including (but not limited to) past experiences, a… Continue reading Do You Listen Wisely?