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 …

4 Secrets of Contentment

I recently stumbled upon an article claiming to expose the “7 Secrets of Super Healthy People”… or something like that. I want to be healthy. I want to know secrets. I was hooked. After browsing the article, I kept scrolling, a bit disappointed that every “secret” I had unlocked could probably have been found in a 6th grade health textbook. …

Omar Catalán: Using Soccer to Reach the World

  The Word of Life Bible Institute is excited to have Omar Catalán joining us this year as the Head Coach of our men’s soccer team. Omar has an extensive and extremely successful soccer career, including scoring the championship-winning goal in the South American Cup in 1988. 1987-88:  Racing Club of Avellaneda.  “SuperCopa” Champion 1988 (Today called “South American Cup”) …

10 Ways to Recover from a Missions Trip (Part 2)

Read Part 1 of this series here. Returning home after a missions trip isn’t always an easy transition. You’ve experienced a new culture, bonded with unique people, and maybe even shared the gospel in another language. You’ve been pushed out of your comfort, and your relationship with God has never been better. But as you drop your luggage on the …