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A vivid point of light from Scripture

By Dave Henning / July 10, 2017

“We all need a vivid point of light from Scripture — a particular verse that resonates with us personally, to guide or paths and give us a reference point, no matter the size of the waves.”- Bill Hybels, Simplicity (2014) “You, O LORD, keep my lamp burning; my God turns my darkness into light.”- Psalm […]


When the door opens

By Dave Henning / October 4, 2016

“There is always a moment when the door opens- a genesis moment when God reveals Himself.”- Mark Batterson In Chapter 4 (“The Door to the Future”) of Chase the Lion, Mark Batterson emphatically states every dream journey contains genesis moments.  Such moments radically change the plot line of our life.  Furthermore, once the door of […]


Hats or hardware?

By Dave Henning / November 4, 2015

Bill Hybels concludes Chapter 8 of Simplify with an illustration from one of his favorite replenishers, sailboat racing. One kind of sailboat-racing event is a regatta.  A regatta usually consists of seven to ten races.  Points are awarded in order of finish in each race.  The crew with the lowest overall score is the winner […]


Choosing your life verse

By Dave Henning / November 1, 2015

Bill Hybels continues Chapter 8 of Simplify with a detailed definition of a life verse: “A life verse is a short passage of Scripture that serves as a rallying cry to guide and focus the current season in your life, or your life as a whole.  Carefully chosen after prayerful consideration, a life verse resonates […]


A vivid point of light

By Dave Henning / October 31, 2015

“Your word is a lamp for my feet, a light on my path.”- Psalm 119:105 “A ‘life verse’ is a power clarifying tool when it comes to simplifying our lives.”- Bill Hybels In Chapter 8 (“From Drifting to Focused: Claiming God’s Call on Your Life”) of Simplify, Bill Hybels tells of the time he went […]

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