Welcome to my blog
Reading makes a full man, conversation a ready man, and writing an exact man.
– Francis Bacon, “Of Studies”
Books are meant to be conversed with. Here, I attempt to organize, summarize, and dialogue with books I’ve read.
Everyone has something to say. That includes me. Here, I attempt to put my convictions and opinions to writing.
Every now and then, I am called to speak or teach. To improve myself, I’d love to have something I can look back to.
2 Responses To Personal Sin
All men sin. But not all men repent. In the first years of Israel’s monarchy, we have a glaring example of this difference. “I Have Sinned But Honor Me Now” When God commanded Saul to wipe out the Amalekites, Saul decided to spare their king and the best of the flock. I mean: why lose…
4 Qualities of A Mentor
If you’ve ever tried to improve, then here’s something we’ve all observed: we can only do so much. It’s true that there are those exceptional individuals who make progress based on their insight – but sooner than later, they will hit a barrier. That’s where mentors come in. They haven’t just covered more in the…
Purpose In Prayer by EM Bounds
For many Christians, prayer is a duty – and rightly so. However, few venture beyond fulfilling their duty. In his book “Purpose in Prayer”, EM Bounds offers the following: 1. Prayer brings us nearer to God 2. Prayer brings power to weak believers and weak churches 3. Prayer brings God’s blessings to his starving people…
I’m a Christian who wants to grow in maturity through reading and writing. First, the Word. Second, through older and more mature Christians through the ages. Third, through every truth I encounter.