Bible Reading Plan

Many people resolve to read through the Bible in one year, starting on January 1. Here is the Bible reading plan that I came up with several years ago and have used ever since. Old Testament Segment One, the Books of Moses Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy Segment Two, the Books of Wisdom Job, Psalms,…

Ephesians Bible Study, Part Eight

How does the Gospel apply to marriage, one of the most important components of human society? As we see in this Bible study, Paul answers that question beautifully in this part of his letter to the Ephesians. ” There is one body and one Spirit—just as you were called to the one hope that belongs…

A True Go-to Passage of Scripture

Romans 8:28-39: [28] And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose. [29] For those whom he foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, in order that he might be the firstborn among many…

Ephesians, Part Three

” There is one body and one Spirit—just as you were called to the one hope that belongs to your call—[5] one Lord, one faith, one baptism, [6] one God and Father of all, who is over all and through all and in all.” (Ephesians 4:4-5, ESV) Click here to watch a video version of…

Beautiful Light, Hope, Healing, Wellness

The beneficiary of the current exhibit at the Buttonwood Art Space is Kansas City’s Metropolitan Council of Community Mental Health Centers. 50% of each art purchased during this show will go to the mental health programs that the Metropolitan Council supports. Here is a sampling of the show. “Hidden Tiger” by Dustin Miller   Detail…

Improving the Neighborhood

Two years ago we came home to a note on our door that told us a company was coming soon to tear up our yard to make our home more valuable. You read that right. As the note explained, they were going to install underground fiber optic cable in our neighborhood so that we would…