Chapter 3: Facebook Prayer Requests: Volume 2: The Bible: Brian’s Summary Guide To God’s Word.

I began thinking about this topic on Sunday, February 14, 2016 after receiving an email from a Newton First Baptist Church member regarding Courtney Kosiorek (Daughter of Pastor Robert Scott Boger), and her Husband Josh. At that time the Kosioreks were requesting the church family pray for their unborn son, Eli (February 19, 2016 – August 27, 2016); The email I received indicating that the Kosioreks were making a worldwide prayer request via Facebook, as well. While my heart went out to Pastor Boger and his family; I couldn’t help but wonder if God really saw this as a situation where social media had been such an amazing tool, used for “His” glory. Continue reading “Chapter 3: Facebook Prayer Requests: Volume 2: The Bible: Brian’s Summary Guide To God’s Word.”

Chapter 2: True Christian Forgiveness: Volume 2: The Bible: Brian’s Summary Guide To God’s Word.

We hear it a lot. We are supposed to forgive and forget; love our enemies; turn the other cheek, “And more.” However, is that really what The Bible is telling us? Are we truly just supposed to forgive people who will repeatedly hurt us again and again? Continue reading “Chapter 2: True Christian Forgiveness: Volume 2: The Bible: Brian’s Summary Guide To God’s Word.”

Chapter 1: Strong Prayers God Will Answer: Volume 2: The Bible: Brian’s Summary Guide To God’s Word.

For quite some time, “I,” like you, have been searching for a powerful prayer formula that will work. A way to converse with the Lord in a manner that lets me know that I’ve been heard, even if his answer is a flat out, “No!” Continue reading “Chapter 1: Strong Prayers God Will Answer: Volume 2: The Bible: Brian’s Summary Guide To God’s Word.”

Introduction: Volume 2: The Bible: Brian’s Summary Guide To God’s Word.

You are not stupid. You have a mind, which is fully capable of displaying a reasonable level of intelligence. Therefore; you are fully capable of developing an ever-deepening relationship with God, which extends far beyond reading pages of The Bible. So, “Why would you automatically assume that God’s word is too complex for you to understand?” Continue reading “Introduction: Volume 2: The Bible: Brian’s Summary Guide To God’s Word.”