Bookshelf: They Also Serve

Bookshelf: They Also Serve

by Rachel Mullen
Do you know someone who serves in an official capacity in your church? Have you ever wondered what the life of a bishop is like? Today's... read more
Words of Wisdom

Words of Wisdom

by Robert H. Spain
I grew up in a churchgoing home. My father was not a preacher. He was a principal of the local school and my mother was a teacher in the... read more
Let's Talk About Serving God and Others

Let's Talk About Serving God and Others

The king asked, “Is there anyone left from Saul’s family that I could show God’s kindness to?” “Yes,” Ziba said to the king,... read more
Bookshelf: Apocrypha

Bookshelf: Apocrypha

by Rachel Mullen
Today's Bookshelf pick tackles a section that is not included in every Bible: the Apocrypha. These books appear between the Old and New... read more
Everyone Can

Everyone Can

It takes courage to lead, especially when the stakes are high. It takes faithfulness to live our lives in such a way that our actions... read more
Let's Talk About Hospitality

Let's Talk About Hospitality

Every week you’ll find different types of posts here on the ABS blog. Today’s post is for teachers, to encourage conversation and... read more
Bookshelf: Simplicity

Bookshelf: Simplicity

For some of us, this is a time of downsizing. Maybe it's time to let go of stuff that's weighing you down, both physically and spiritually.... read more
By the Spirit

By the Spirit

“This is the Lord’s word to Zerubbabel: Neither by power, nor by strength, but by my spirit, says the Lord of heavenly forces.”... read more
Let's Talk About Anger

Let's Talk About Anger

Some time later, Cain presented an offering to the Lord from the land’s crops while Abel presented his flock’s oldest offspring with... read more
Bookshelf: Celtic Christians

Bookshelf: Celtic Christians

by Rachel Mullen
Today we're traveling to Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and Northern England where we will go on... ... read more
Harvesting Good

Harvesting Good

Make no mistake, God is not mocked. A person will harvest what they plant. Those who plant only for their own benefit will harvest... read more
Let's Talk About God's Majesty

Let's Talk About God's Majesty

What are human beings that you think about them; what are human beings that you pay attention to them? You’ve made them only slightly less... read more