A Wonderful Way to Worship God

This book is a series of weekly meditations, designed to last for a whole year. Instead of reading a new passage and meditation each day, you will read the passage selected and the meditation to start a week of sustained reflections. For the remainder of the week, read the passage again each day. After reading, take some time to reflect on the reading, and bring your reflections to God in prayer. You may find some of the following questions helpful …

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 prepare for Christmas, we encourage you to read, sing, and reflect on these carols and their lessons. Download PDF   …

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 and tragedy, pleasure and pathos, and reveals the heart of God in the life of a man. Yet be assured, …

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 in Oct-Dec 2014, will help you learn how to give, joyfully and generously. Jeff Munroe of Western Theological Seminary helps …

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 life experiences. The Heart of the Christian Faith guides readers through the basic truths of Christianity, as summarized in the …