A Few Thoughts from Reading the Bible Through in 3.5 Months

I’ve never read the Bible through in a year.

I’ve also never tried.  Partly because I don’t like to play games I can’t win (I knew deep down I would likely fail), partly because I’m terrible at sticking to a daily, scheduled plan (particularly one created by someone else), and partly because I didn’t care enough to try.

But mid summer of this year, July 15 2017 to be exact, I figured I would give it a try.

3.5 months later I was done.

The deal I made myself was that I would…

Quick Thoughts on Galatians 4:1-7

This landed on me like Caribbean sunshine in the dead of winter this morning.

I just couldn’t get past the first seven verses.  Is this really what it’s saying?

It’s crazy.  Too good to be true, if true.

I hope you find some encouragement here for your day or week.  My mind is spinning.

What I Mean when I Say that I am a Christian

I intend to truly think through, and articulate (to the best of my ability) what I mean when I say that I am a Christian.

Me personally.

Here’s the truth: I almost cringe to even use the term sometimes…Christian.

My preference would be Christ Follower. Follower of Christ. Born again believer. Child of God. Even simply ‘Believer’.

And I’m not completely sure why that is, although I have a strong hunch.