Category Archives: Speaking

“In-N-Out” Bible Study 4: John 3:16

For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. John 3:16  Open Q: What does it take for most people to take hold … Continue reading

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“In-N-Out” Bible Study 3: Proverbs 24:16

For though the righteous fall seven times, they rise again, but the wicked stumble when calamity strikes. Proverbs 24:16  Open Q: What is the cost when we do not strive to overcome our faults or problems? What do you think?  … Continue reading

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“In-N-Out” Bible Study 2: Nahum 1:7

The Lord is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who trust in him… Nahum 1:7  Open Q: Do you feel God is distant and does not care about you, your situation, or your concerns?   Main … Continue reading

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“In-N-Out” Bible Study 1: Revelation 3:20

      Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with that person, and they with me. Revelation 3:20  Open Q: How can … Continue reading

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“In-N-Out” Bible Study, Intro

Revelation 3:20; Nahum 1:7; Proverbs 24:16; John 3:16; Proverbs 3:5; John 14:6; 1 Corinthians 13:13  In one of our favorite fast-food restaurants, a Los Angeles cultural icon, there is a unique surprise under the drink cups and hidden in the … Continue reading

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Devotionals from websites and for email

 Looking to have devotionals, Bible verses, or other inspirational content sent straight to your inbox?  These are from us and our sister ministries and friends…  http://www.intothyword.org/pages.asp?pageid=56867  http://sites.silaspartners.com/CC_Content_Page/0,,PTID34418_CHID200523_CIID,00.html http://www.biblestudynotes.org/directory  http://www.biblegateway.com/newsletters/  http://www.myutmost.org/  http://utmost.org/#  http://www.heartlight.org/devotionals/  

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How to Build a Devotional Life

I am speaking at CMTA, Christian Ministries Training Association, this weekend, April 29th my 20th year…used to be ‘Youth Ministry’ in the 80’s, then ‘How to study the Bible’ in the 90’s, then Pastors in the 0’s, wow, this time … Continue reading

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How to Deal with Anger!

Some of you asked for this, it is a chapter from my book “Field Guide to Healthy Relationships”:   How to Deal with Anger  Brothers, if someone is caught in a sin, you who are spiritual should restore him gently. But … Continue reading

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Forgive One Another?!

  Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother when he sins against me? Up to seven times?” Jesus answered, “I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times. Matthew 18:21-22 If … Continue reading

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Understanding and Developing Christian Accountability

Proverbs 11:14, 15:22, 24:6; 27:17; 2 Corinthians 12:19-13:6; Galatians 6: 1-10; Ephesians 5:21; Colossians 3:9-10; James 5:16                 And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds. Let us not give up … Continue reading

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