What’s in a Name? Why You Shouldn’t Skip the Geneologies

When I’m reading the Bible, I find it really easy to “skim” through certain parts. Or skip them all together.  Some of the laws are just plain hard to get through (for example, most of Leviticus).  It’s pretty easy to skip through the prophecies as well; it can feel like reading a history textbook. It is especially easy to skip through genealogies…so …

Learning to Love God's Word

I love coffee. Like… really love. We’re talking borderline coffee snob, here.  If you ever visit my apartment, this fact will go without saying. You’d probably notice the constant collections of mugs in the kitchen sink and shelves full of brewing equipment. The electric pot, the kettle, the Aeropress, the French press, the Chemex, the filters, the burr grinder, the beans…what …

From One Parent to Another: Why I Sent My Kids to WOLBI (part 2)

This is part two of a three-part series from Angela Burtis about why she decided to send her three children to Word of Life Bible Institute, and why she would encourage other parents to do the same. If you haven’t read part one, read it here.  Angela continues with her thoughts on all that her children learned at the Bible Institute- …

From One Parent to Another: Why I Sent My Kids to WOLBI (part 1)

  Angela Burtis is a wife, mother, grandma, and blogger living in Speculator, New York. She has a burden to see young people grow in their love and knowledge of God’s Word- starting with her own family. In today’s post, she explains why the Bible Institute was a perfect launching pad and first step for her kids’ college careers. Grab …