by Heather Bock When I first started reading The Circle Maker by Mark Batterson, I was taken aback. In fact, my mind filled with doubt. Batterson begins with a chapter called "The Legend of the Circle Maker," which is a story in the Talmud also recounted by Josephus, the ancient historian, about a man named Honi who … Continue reading The Circle Maker by Mark Batterson Book Review
by Heather Bock If you've read this blog long, you probably know I wrote a Bible study several years back while my kids napped or took a mandatory quiet time. It came together little by little during that one hour a day. I had just come off of a ten study streak of Beth Moore … Continue reading If I Don’t Have Love
by Heather Bock Does God give us more than we can handle? I used to think the answer to this question was no. I had I Corinthians 10:13 in the back of my mind: "God is faithful. He will not allow the temptation to be more than you can stand. When you are tempted, he will show you a … Continue reading Does God Give Us More Than We Can Handle?