Review of Help Thanks Wow

Meet the Author Anne Lamott is the author of seven novels and five best-selling nonfiction books.  She was honored with a Guggenheim Fellowship, and has taught at the University of California - Davis.  Lamott’s biweekly Salon Magazine “online diary,” Word by Word, was voted The Best of the Web by TIME magazine. Book Basics Help Wow Thanks: The Three Essential Prayers is simple, honest, and personal.  Lamott shares her understanding of and experience with prayer at its most basic, Read More …

A Year With the Sermon on the Mount

For the last few years, I have been studying the life and ministry of Jesus in an attempt to more fully answer the question: “Who is Jesus?”  A few months ago I wrote series of posts sharing areas of emphasis in my study of Jesus over the last several years: prayers, parables, priorities, and creed.  Recently, I read a blog that has led me to ponder the possibility of spending some time focusing on preaching.  That blog, "A Year With the Sermon on the Mount," encourages participants to make Read More …