Carols and Lessons

What would Christmas be without carols to sing? Yet how often do we think about the familiar words we are singing? In these devotionals, David Bast tells the stories behind many of our most beloved Christmas carols and links them with appropriate scripture lessons (readings) to illuminate the messages they have for us today. In this advent season, as you …

A Guided Life, Touched by Grace

What does it mean to be guided by God? In this memoir, Bill Brownson looks back at his life in ministry and remembers God’s faithfulness to him and his family as they followed the path of God’s guidance and grace. Books have a way of examining their readers, as well as their writers. This one has holiness and humor, triumph …

Living Generously

Is giving easy for you? The Bible teaches us that giving generously is an important part of Christian life. If we study the Bible carefully we will see that Jesus’ entire life was an exercise in self-giving. Anyone who wants to imitate Christ must learn how to give. This two week meditation, originally featured in Words of Hope’s daily devotional …

The Heart of the Christian Faith

With the thoroughness of a scholar and the tenderness of a father, Dr. Bill Brownson leads readers through the first eight chapters of the book of Romans verse by verse. A true celebration of the text, this joyful exploration of Paul’s letter will nurture your faith, answer your questions, and help you apply the truths of Scripture into your daily …

Pilgrimage in Prayer

The story of how one man learned to practice prayer as the secret to intimacy with God and effectiveness in service. “Bill Brownson has spent a lifetime thinking deeply about prayer and praying as regularly as he thinks about it. He is a great guide in the inner life of prayer, and he has been that to me for over …