Spirituality

Publishing: 2

Why I Publish: Jim's Account Continues . . . In my last post [HERE], I reflected somewhat on the early interests and influences that were involved in steering me into…

Paul Tautges on Prayer

Pray About Everything One of the many things I get to enjoy is working with gifted authors. My good friend, Dr. Paul Tautges ("Say my last name to rhyme with…

Our Everyday Conversations…

A Book That Engaged Me for Several Hundred Miles Notwithstanding my smaller-than-average stature and build, I was feeling cramped and as if I had been traveling for over twenty-four hours.…

Tweetable One-Liners!

Fun Quotes Some time back, my friend Brian Darroll in South Africa sent me some fun quotes--they were referenced as "Christian One-Liners." He did not originate them but passed them…

From Wood Off-cuts to Desk

A Place for Everything A place for everything, and everything in its place. It's a good saying. I like to try to inculcate this in my young son, aged twelve. Or,…

A Hymn for the New Year

Standing at the Portal of Another Year (Frances Ridley Havergal) This evening in our family devotions, we thought of and then sang, the words of the lovely new year's hymn…

Friend Focus: John Blanchard

Why Focus on a Friend? I've previously mentioned how my work in books introduces me to some delightful people. In serving them, it is my privilege to have made new…

Fitness Is Fun!

Holistic and Holy I think physical fitness is a great idea! Being holy and taking a holistic view on life are not mutually exclusive concepts. Ever since Sue began a…

Longing for Home

New from Shepherd Press (This post is extracted directly from Shepherd Press and is the Preface to the newly released book by J. Stephen Yuille.) Life-long Nostalgia, the Psalms of…