Category: Spiritual Disciplines

Steps to developing a quiet time habit the heart of private worship 0

3 Steps to Developing a Quiet Time Habit: The Heart of Private Worship

If you search for a daily Bible reading program, you will most likely come across the Christianese term “quiet time.”  I couldn’t find where the phrase originated, but, according to Wikipedia, it was sometime in the late 19th century.  I believe a better phrase is private worship (as opposed to corporate worship within the church).  See this post for an explanation of why private worship is a better fit. One reason I prefer the term...

New Year's Resolutions Seeking the Glory of God in the Spiritual Disciplines 0

New Year’s Resolutions: Seeking the Glory of God in the Spiritual Disciplines

Happy New Year! Did you set New Year’s Resolutions for yourself? Lose weight, read more, organize your home? I enjoy thinking about goals and dreams.  I dream of a clean, perfectly organized home, and picture myself twenty pounds lighter, always making healthy food choices. So, I consider how I will achieve these goals.  The majority of the time, I go online looking for help. “Three simple steps to a clutter-free home“ – oooh, let me...