Unfortunately, many of us who have spoken up in church communities have been told to “pray harder” or “have more faith.” These suggestions might be well-intentioned, but they often discourage and isolate those of us in desperate need of support.
Category Archives: Reference
eBible is a quality site that provides for dialogue on biblical questions and offers a simplified text and study layout for the average Bible student and study. http://ebible.com/
Safe Houses of Hope and Prayer
A blog site relevant to home churches and understanding the theology and elements of the same. This is a thinking person’s site and not all shared will agree but it will provoke. http://www.safehousesofhopeandprayer.org/
Lectio Divina Podcast
An excellent site for meditation time in the reading of the Scriptures. http://lectiodivinatodd.wordpress.com/ Todd guides you with referenced readings and calming music. Use for personal reflection.
The Christian Internet Library
The newly renamed Internet Christian Library (ICLnet) has grown upon the foundation laid by The Institute for Christian Leadership (ICL), which provided its resources to Christian higher education institutions. The collection contained has been built by the hands and hearts of a few steady colleagues, who have spent thousands of hours reviewing materials, reading books,Continue reading “The Christian Internet Library”
Excellent Site for Bible Text
We all seek to paste biblical text into our documents and studies but would love to have the ability to choose whether to keep verse numbers, footnotes, section headings and the like. The Oremus Bible Browser gives you that ability. Just type in your text and select your format choices and the copy and paste. Continue reading “Excellent Site for Bible Text”
Center for United States Missions Website
The Center for U.S. Missions provides pastors, lay church leaders, mission developers, and mission leaders with resources, mission research, consultation and training in the areas of mission planting, strategy, information, and leadership development. http://www.centerforusmissions.com/default.aspx An excellent mission support site sponsored by the Missouri Synod of the Lutheran Church. They specialize in church plants and training.