I am thrilled today to announce that Christie Roberts is the Grand Prize Perfect Attendance Winner for our Are You a Disciple? online study! Christie, look for an email in your inbox on Monday with your $250 coupon for a shopping spree on Priority’s online store. Thank you for your faithful attendance and for… Read More »
We’ve come to the final week in our Are You a Disciple? online study, and it is The Most Important Week of all. Come sit with me on the porch, and I’ll share a story to explain why. See you on the porch! Grand Prize Drawing Wed., Nov. 25! On Wednesday, Nov. 25th I will… Read More »
It is a short, simple phrase. Yet every time I see it, it stops me in my tracks. See for yourself: “One thing I ask of the LORD, this is the one thing I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life.” Psalm 27:4 NIV… Read More »
Today’s online study post is later than usual, but The Cole House is overflowing with the most wonderful three grandchildren this week, and catching up with them has been my priority. As most of you know, they (and their parents) moved to Little Rock a few weeks ago. This is their first visit back,… Read More »
This week’s Are You a Disciple online study post has been hijacked – for a good reason. I know you were expecting to find out who won this week’s drawing and answer all the discussion questions, but that will just have to wait. Why? Because I came to spend the week with Laurie and… Read More »
I never finished college. Like a big ol’ bully, those four words used to embarrass, intimidate, and threaten me from obeying God’s leadership in my life. The primary focus of that bullying was related to the fact that God had called me to do something – teach and write Bible studies – for which I… Read More »
Three pages in the Are You a Disciple? workbook are filled with the names of the 400+ women who piloted the study with me last fall at my church. Each week those wonderful women: Completed the Bible study homework Participated in small group discussion classes Attended my weekly teaching sessions, and Filled out evaluation forms that… Read More »
It’s Monday, 10:30 p.m., and I’m writing this post from my hotel room in Little Rock, Arkansas — a place I don’t know very well yet. But I will. One hour ago, Bill and I said good-bye to our son, David, our daughter-in-love, Stephanie, and our three grandchildren, Ezra, Juliette, and Caroline. From 9:30-10:30, Bill… Read More »
Welcome to Week 1 of our Are You a Disciple? online study! Thanks to all of you who are doing this 7-week study with me and XXXs to those of you who left comments on last week’s post (you blessed my heart). As promised, one of you who posted a comment last week will win… Read More »
Welcome to the very first week of the Are You a Disciple? online Bible study! I am so looking forward to studying God’s Word with you for the next 7 weeks!! Join me now in my kitchen via video, and I’ll give you the scoop about how this study will work. Want to participate in the online study?… Read More »
Attention all homebodies: Mission trips are for you, too. Yes, I know how much you love your space, your routine, your cocoon. Yes, I know you prefer home to any other place on earth. And yes, I know this firsthand because (deep breath) I am a HUGE homebody. But as your fellow homebody, I want… Read More »
I have been waiting ALL SUMMER LONG to invite you to . . . Summer break is over, and I hope you are as ready as I am to get into God’s Word, to grow spiritually, and to connect with God intimately through His Word. And that is exactly what we will will do together… Read More »
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