It is my belief that grace is without a doubt one of the most important concepts of the Bible; however, it is often misunderstood and misused. There could be endless discussion on the topic of grace and I will admit I was a little overwhelmed by it all as I began my research. The truth is that grace can be as simple or as complex … Continue reading Why Do Some Christians Not Read the Bible-Part 5
I hope you are all having a good Monday! This week I promise to finish the series “Why Do Some Christians Not Read the Bible Every Day.” I had hoped to do it last week, but with preparations for my daughter’s first prom, I got a little overwhelmed. Reason # 4: A Self-Centered Mindset When I first started this series, I only had a vague … Continue reading Why Do Some Christians Not Read the Bible Every Day-Part 4
Today, we will continue on in the series “Why Do Some Christian Not Read the Bible Every Day”, focusing on reason number 3. Reason #3: Lack of Knowledge or Understanding There was a time in my life not long ago if asked “Why don’t you read your Bible,” I would have answered that the Bible was too hard to understand. I grew up in church, … Continue reading Why Do Some Christians Not Read the Bible Every Day-Part 3
Welcome back. I hope you are following along in my short series on the reasons I believe more Christians do not read the bible every day. Yesterday we discussed that the number one reason usually given is “time”. However, it is my belief that while time may be an issue, the real reason lies with their priorities. Today, I would like to look at reason … Continue reading Why Do Some Christians Not Read the Bible Every Day-Part Two
As I stated on Friday, I will be doing a series on why I think some Christians don’t read the Bible every day. I have done some research, but this series is mostly based on prayer and my feelings-nothing too scholarly. When most Christians are asked why they don’t read their bibles every day, I think that most would answer “time”. We tend to believe … Continue reading Why Do Some Christians Not Read the Bible Every Day? Part One
This week I was asked to sign a covenant for one of my roles in leadership. This covenant just stated that I promised to pray every day, read 1 page of my bible every day, be willing to obey the word of God, and a few other things. It was a simple covenant to remind me what God expects of me as his disciple and … Continue reading Why Do We Not Read the Bible Every Day?