Scripture

Back to the Basics: Memorizing Scripture

Back to the Basics: Memorizing Scripture

One of the things I remember most is memorizing Scripture. I was trained to memorize all sixty-six books of the Bible. Rehearsed verses over and over until we had them memorized. I knew from different places in the Bible, especially the life of David, that it was important to put Scripture to memory. I knew it mentally, but was unsure of why it was important for me practically. Here are a few reasons why it matters practically for each of us.

A Framework for Reading Scripture

A Framework for Reading Scripture

If we want to see a movement of disciple making happen in this nation, we must train at much deeper levels than that. Not only train, but bring tools to the table that everyone can reproduce and multiply in another. It has to be able to be accomplished beyond the pastor, or our hierarchy in the church will continue to choke out movement.

Transforming Your Prayer Life with "PASSION"

Transforming Your Prayer Life with "PASSION"

“If you aren’t abiding in Christ and are trying to make disciples simultaneously, what type of disciples will you be making? Disciples in Christ’s image or yours?” This was one of the most powerful and thought-provoking questions I’ve been asked and it transformed how I view my quiet time.

A Simple Tool to Stop Reading the Bible Like a Self-Help Book!

A Simple Tool to Stop Reading the Bible Like a Self-Help Book!

When we don't read Scripture with abiding in Christ and surrendering to His Lordship as our primary focus, we fall prey to using the Bible as a self-help book. We strip it of it's supernatural power to transform our lives. It becomes manageable for us.