Spiritual Breathing - calling on the name of the Lord

Songs on Spiritual Breathing

A previous post touched on spiritual breathing as a vital means for being a normal, healthy Christian. In this same vein, Bibles for America mentioned spiritual oxygen in one of their recent blog posts: Our human spirit is our deepest part. As we contact the Spirit with our spirit in prayer, we “breathe” Him in and receive…

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{Recipe} Crockpot Chicken with Stuffing

I love crockpots. In fact, I have two. And I use them often. Crockpots make life easier and easy Crockpot recipes are even better! This simple Chicken with Stuffing Crockpot recipe is not only easy to make, but tastes delicious and fills the house with an aroma that’s reminiscent of Thanksgiving – which is rather pleasant…

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Experiencing Christ in Buying a Car

My husband and I had an interesting experience when we bought our first car. We were forced into it circumstantially because the transmission in our previous car needed to be replaced and it would cost more than the car was worth. So, time to get another one. But you know what’s interesting about buying a…

Life-Study of Colossians by Witness Lee

The Life-Study of Colossians

As I was reading chapter 1 of the Life-Study of Colossians, published by Living Stream Ministry, I found the following excerpt worth sharing and couldn’t keep it to myself! Doctrinally, it provides a succinct overview of four books in the Bible: Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, and Colossians, while contextualizing their position and function in their succession. Experientially,…

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What Do Christians Believe?

Ever wondered exactly what Christians believe? What exactly are the items of the Christian faith – the faith which iscommon to all believers (Titus 1:4, Jude 3)? Well, instead of merely listing the items of the Christian faith, I’d like to share a video with you. It was made by and features students from the Christian Students…

Easy Crockpot Chicken Pot Pie

{Recipe} Crockpot Chicken Pot Pie

Are you looking for an easy recipe for Chicken Pot Pie that can be made in a Crockpot? The Crockpot Busy Family Recipes cookbook has the perfect recipe! If you’d like a copy, I found mine at Home Goods for $5. It’s also on Amazon for the same price. Not only is the cookbook budget-friendly, but so is…

habit of daily bible reading

The Habit of Daily Bible Reading

Anything that we do daily is a habit. brushing our teeth washing our hands eating three meals a day All of these things are items that must be done daily (or at least should be done daily) to maintain our health and well-being. After all, it would be abnormal to binge-eat once a month and then…

The Heavenly Vision - andreasnest.com

Christian Students at UCI Retreat: The Heavenly Vision

Recently I attended a weekend retreat hosted by Christian Students at UC Irvine. They are a Christian group on campus at the University of California in Irvine. The topic of their weekend retreat was Being Obedient to the Heavenly Vision. Due to work and school, I was only able to make it to one message, but it’s worth sharing! In fact, I’ve split it into…