Book Review: The Daniel Plan

Unless you have been living under a rock the past 10 years you have heard of Pastor Rick Warren. He is the founding Pastor of Saddleback Church in Southern California. He was thrust onto the national stage and embraced by millions as their pastor after the overwhelming success of his book The Purpose Driven Life.… [Continue Reading]

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Book Review:God Loves Broken People: And Those Who Pretend They’re Not

Sheila Walsh is a well known Christian singer and author.  She has written numerous books on theology and the individual Christian walk.  In this most recent title, God Loves Broken People: And Those Who Pretend They’re Not, Walsh takes readers on journey through brokenness and all that comes with it.  Each chapter shares insight, with… [Continue Reading]

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Kingdom Man: Book Review

I have really enjoyed all of the titles by Dr. Tony Evans that I have had the pleasure of reading. I always anticipate great analogies and clear and concise explanations of somewhat challenging biblical concepts. Once again, Dr. Evans is utilizing his gift in Kingdom Man. Dr. Evans begins by sharing many startling statistics about… [Continue Reading]

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Accidental Pharisees: Book Review

During the recent Presidential election I saw the feed and timelines on various social media sites filled with hateful and judgmental rhetoric, along with the incorrect application of scripture.  Many of my well-meaning brothers and sisters in Christ sounded a lot like the Pharisees I had read so much about in the Bible.  Their  misdirected… [Continue Reading]

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The Consequences of Compromise

Scripture warns us continually of the adverse effects of our sinful nature.  We are charged not to indulge in any sinful practices because they lead to separation from God.  A broken relationship.  However, because we have a habit of desiring instant gratification, we often fail to make the proper decision.  We look for gray areas… [Continue Reading]

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Book Review: The Daniel Plan

Unless you have been living under a rock the past 10 years you have heard of Pastor Rick Warren. He is the founding Pastor of Saddleback Church in Southern California. He was thrust onto the national stage and embraced by millions as their pastor after the overwhelming success of his book The Purpose Driven Life. […]

God Loves Broken People Book Cover

Book Review:God Loves Broken People: And Those Who Pretend They’re Not

Sheila Walsh is a well known Christian singer and author.  She has written numerous books on theology and the individual Christian walk.  In this most recent title, God Loves Broken People: And Those Who Pretend They’re Not, Walsh takes readers on journey through brokenness and all that comes with it.  Each chapter shares insight, with […]

kingdom man

Kingdom Man: Book Review

I have really enjoyed all of the titles by Dr. Tony Evans that I have had the pleasure of reading. I always anticipate great analogies and clear and concise explanations of somewhat challenging biblical concepts. Once again, Dr. Evans is utilizing his gift in Kingdom Man. Dr. Evans begins by sharing many startling statistics about […]

Spiritual Growth

Hermie

“Hermie & Friends?”, I said. That was my usual response when someone tried to share the titles with me. Sure, I like Max Lucado, but I am not and have never been an Elvis fan.   No offense to those of you who are Elvis fans.  So, you can understand why a bee named Buzby […]

In the last 20 years we have had numerous advances in terms of technology and our access to it. The Internet has made the world seem smaller. In fact, 74% of U.S. households have Internet access. As with anything, it has its pros and cons with access to both negative and positive influences. The Internet […]

There Are a Lot of Reasons to Give Up, but There Are Greater Reasons to Finish Strong The Grand Finale  By Sheri Rose Shepherd   When you have dedicated your life to loving, encouraging, praying for, and pouring yourself into your husband, only to watch him, in a moment of weakness, destroy the foundation you […]

You Don’t Need a Man to Push the “Play Button” for Your Life to Begin! An Article for Singles By Sheri Rose Shepherd   I have been married twenty-five years, and my husband and I joke that it has been seven of the best years of our lives. Why is it that we spend so […]

2012

Last night, by what seemed to be insurmountable odds, President Barack Obama, was re-elected President of the United States of America. No matter whom you voted for, believers–those that name the name of Christ–should not be hopeless or hateful.  It is hypocritical to distribute a false narrative about the President while fancying oneself as a […]