Just for kicks, one of these days I want to do a deep study on the word “pity” in the Bible. Just for Mr. T’s sake.
For now, here is the frequency at which the word “pity” appears in various translations of the Bible:
30 times: KJV
33 times: NKVJ
43 times: NIV
41 times: ESV
28 times: NASB… Read the rest
His thoughts in text form:
Have you ever noticed that phrase people often say after disasters, “Our thoughts and prayers are with you?? I wonder sometimes what really are their Thoughts? And why don’t they pray? Maybe they don’t have Enough Time?… Read the rest
Joy is one of my favorite things. In fact, I’m a little overjoyed at how many blog posts on spudart.org I’ve written about joy!
What brings you joy
The simple joys of public art
Time shouts for joy
The meaning of joy
And so on (all the joy posts on spudart.org)… Read the rest
At the start of every?year, each person in my Bible study group sets goals for the year. We use the Personal Growth Plan (pdf) provided by Park Community Church’s small groups curriculum.
Spiritual goals are an odd thing for me. I’ve blogged about my struggle with the concept at length a few years ago.… Read the rest