Remembering God’s bigger story

Dolly Lee Book Reviews

This morning I asked God to show me what Bible passage to study this summer.  I thought of Romans 5-8 because Dr. David Stoop recommends (if I recall correctly) that recovering perfectionists read it for 30 days in his book, HOPE FOR THE PERFECTIONIST. [Love the book!] Then I went to a meeting led by my friend Jennifer.  She gave …

Does God use broken people?

Dolly Lee Book Reviews

YES!  The older I get, the more convinced I am that God uses broken people, who have allowed God to redeem their brokenness for His glory.  I saw this truth embodied recently in Judy Squier. I had the privilege of hearing Judy (who was born 66 years ago without legs) share her story.  She highlights parts of her life in …

Correcting a post… one small step to overcoming perfectionism

Dolly Lee Book Reviews

I edited my post, “What is heaven Like?” by removing a reference to 1 Cor. 2:9 because I began reading Randy Alcorn’s (from what I can tell thus far, well-researched) book, Heaven. As I take Bible study seriously, it bothered me that I had incorrectly referenced 1 Cor. 2:9, so I wanted to fix my error.  [more] As a recovering …

What is heaven like?

Dolly Lee Book Reviews

I found stealth tears trickling down my face as I read Don’s description of heaven in his New York Times Bestseller 90 Minutes in Heaven: A True Story of Death & Life written with Cecil Murphey.  On Jan. 18, 1989, an eighteen-wheeler driven by a Texas inmate hit Don’s car head-on and sandwiched his small car between the railing and …