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Steven Bouma-Prediger

Steven Bouma-Prediger

Steve Bouma-Prediger is the Leonard and Marjorie Mass Professor of Reformed Theology at Hope College in Holland, Michigan. A graduate of Hope College, his Ph.D. is in religious studies from The University of Chicago. His most recent book is Earthkeeping and Character: Exploring a Christian Ecological Virtue Ethic. When not teaching or writing, he spends as much time as possible canoeing or backpacking in his favorite places in North America or simply hiking among the magnificent trees in southwest Michigan parks.
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Devotionals

Marked as God’s Own Forever

Read: Ephesians 1:11-14 In him you also . . . were marked with the seal of the promised Holy Spirit. (v. 13 NRSV) The words flew like a dart to

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Devotionals

God the Grace-filled Gatherer

Read: Ephesians 1:1-10 He has made known to us the mystery of his will, according to his good pleasure that he set forth in Christ, as a plan for the

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Homecoming after Exile

Read: Isaiah 54:1-10 But my steadfast love shall not depart from you. (v. 10 NRSV) One cultural observer describes life today as “coping with the flux.” Our age is characterized

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Devotionals

The Palm and the Cedar of Lebanon

Read: Psalm 92 The righteous flourish like the palm tree and grow like a cedar in Lebanon. (v. 12) When was the last time you ate a date? What do you

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God Pitched His Tent Among Us

READ : John 1:1-18 And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us. (v. 14) It was raining, cold and hard, as we finally canoed into our camp for the night.

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