I just found this clue for the 2012 VBS Theme. If you'd like to guess the theme, go to LifeWay VBS Blog. Clue #7 The Christmas Story from LifeWay Kids on Vimeo. … [Read more...]

*WARNING: This video is not for those who get motion sickness due to the shakey camera moves. I won't name names. CLARIFICATION: While we love and esteem Lisa Harper, she will NOT be at the Going Beyond event in San Antonio next month. We wish, but other Bible teaching calls. The ALAMO: No we did not go in, but we had a moment out front. WHY: Lisa and I were scurrying around down town San Antonio … [Read more...]

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Last summer our pastor preached a wonderful sermon series on church discipline. It was such a beautiful picture of God's protection for us through our local body of believers. But since the topic of church discipline can sometimes be misunderstood, our communication ministry created some hilarious videos to preface each installment in the series. Earlier today I remembered this video - mainly … [Read more...]

I don't know about y'all, but by the time March gets here, I am ready for some sunshine. The irony, of course, is that this week (so far) has been as gray as gray can be, and while I know that spring is on the way because I can see the beginnings of blooms on the Bradford pear tree outside my window, I am having to be really intentional about finding joy in the little things. Because the big … [Read more...]

You know how sometimes your kids get excited about something and it catches you off-guard a little bit? Like suddenly they CAN'T WAIT to go to the gas station or a two year-old toy becomes their favorite thing ever or driving a new route to school is a life-changing new adventure? Well, that's pretty much what happened with my six year-old little boy and Beth Moore's book tour for So Long, … [Read more...]

Hey everybody - I read some great posts from the LifeWay Women folks on the interweb this week, and I thought this fine, rainy Saturday morning was an excellent opportunity to share some of the webby goodness. - Priscilla Shirer writes about Jacob's journey in "The Secret of Stones." - I also loved Priscilla's video challenge to remember that we can all - ALL - use our gifts for the glory of … [Read more...]

And I guess by a few things, I mean two things. 1. Priscilla Shirer is taping her new Bible study on Jonah this week. I know she would appreciate your prayers. 2. Priscilla's new Going Beyond website has just launched and it is FABULOUS. Plus, it includes a blog and you know how we love us a new blog. Y'all have a great day! … [Read more...]

Have a great weekend, y'all! … [Read more...]