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Book Excerpt: Dark Nights of the Soul

Book Excerpt: Dark Nights of the Soul

I have published an ebook on Kindle. It is available for free through July 27. Since I am self-publishing, I can show you an excerpt without asking the publisher for permission. I am the publisher, and I give myself permission. The book is called Dark Nights of the Soul: Reflections on Faith and the Depressed …

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Character Study Abraham, part 1

Character Study Abraham, part 1

The 11th Chapter of Hebrews is like the Faith Hall of Fame. It lists people from the Old Testament who accomplished great things “by faith.” I’d like to start this character study of Abraham by looking at his entry in this august chapter. Abraham receiving the promises of God. By faith Abraham obeyed when he …

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Character Study – David, Abigail, and Nabal

Character Study – David, Abigail, and Nabal

In my last post, I began a character study on David, Nabal, and Abigail. The story is found in 1 Samuel 25. If you want a quick review, check out this puppet version. What’s happened so far is David has been protecting Nabal’s estate and flocks from outlaws.  He asked for some food for him …

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The man born blind, a character study

The man born blind, a character study

I have a confession to make. I haven’t been good about keeping up my writing, at least fiction. Since I finished a novel manuscript a few years ago, I have hardly written any fiction. I’ve been writing mostly about writing itself and Biblical reflections. I’ve told myself it’s research, because the area I most want …

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