My Dusty Ol’ Blog

It’s a little dusty here on the ol’ blog.   Yet the urge to run my fingers over the keyboard to share my heart with you is growing stronger every day.  Finally, this week is quieter, and I’ve discovered this moment–a pocket of peace in the midst of busyness.  My review copy of Andrew Peterson’sContinue reading “My Dusty Ol’ Blog”

Submission = the art of working with

I know it’s past 10 on Monday night, but I wanted to tell you about my guest post over at BibleDude.net.  I’ve been delighted to take part in a group blogging project discussing L. L. Barkat’s book God In The Yard.  This week I responded to Barkat’s chapter on submission, which I’m sure you allContinue reading “Submission = the art of working with”

Talking ‘Bout Gratitude with the BibleDude.net Gang!

I am taking part of my first group blogging project with the fine folks over at BibleDude.net.  We are studying L.L. Bakrat’s book, God in the Yard: Spiritual Practice for the Rest of Us, which teaches new ways of understanding, worshiping, and interacting with God. A group of us signed up to write responses toContinue reading “Talking ‘Bout Gratitude with the BibleDude.net Gang!”

If I wasn’t a writer, I would be…

If I lived 200 years ago, I could be the woman writing with the quill in this painting. I was trying to think of some whimsical, light-hearted topic to share with the world, or maybe something insightful or amusing. Perhaps I’d go for a topic about God or the Bible to encourage everyone out there.Continue reading “If I wasn’t a writer, I would be…”

The Myriad: Musical and Spiritual Archery

By Amy Sondova Like a stealthy archer ready to take a clean shot with an arrow at the right moment, so was The Myriad with the creation of their latest album With Arrows, With Poise (KOCH). After winning the MTV2 “Dew Circuit Breakout” in December, the band’s May release was food for a public ravenousContinue reading “The Myriad: Musical and Spiritual Archery”

Review: The Secret Things of God with Dr. Henry Cloud

Released 3.11.08 By Amy Sondova With the best-selling book under his belt, Dr. Henry Cloud reintroduces the basic concepts of The Secret Things of God in this teaching DVD. Cloud, who co-authored the Boundaries books series, brings his skills as a psychologist and theologian together to address the inner longing of humans from both aContinue reading “Review: The Secret Things of God with Dr. Henry Cloud”

Book Review: Sex God by Rob Bell

Written in March 2007 By Amy Sondova Thoughtful and full of biblical insight, Rob Bell’s sophomore book, Sex God: Exploring the Endless Connections Between Sexuality And Spirituality, reconnects Christians to idea that sexuality is also spiritual. Bell offers a new look on what it means to be human, how our definition of humanity is ultimatelyContinue reading “Book Review: Sex God by Rob Bell”