A couple years ago, I was facing certain darkness. I had some health concerns, mainly the result of ministry burn-out and utter exhaustion. I was full of doubts about everything, but it all centered on my doubt of God’s goodness. Was He entirely good, after all this?
In this haze, I couldn’t trust myself with many decisions, but I figured I could not go wrong memorizing Scripture. And, I couldn’t get the book of James out of my mind; months earlier, I had done Beth Moore’s study on the book of James in which she encouraged us to memorize the entire book. So one day, in desperation, I flipped to James and began my journey. [Read more…]