Author Archives: Todd Bowman

About Todd Bowman

I am a child of God, a husband to Mindy, a father of seven beautiful children of God, a student of the grace of God in Christ, a worshiper, a teacher, a musician and singer, a writer, a nerd, a geek, and a general advocate of mercy and service.

Thorns and Thistles of Grace

I’ve been writing in other contexts/venues lately and realized… “Hey, I’m paying $$ for this blog site, so I should probably take advantage of it.” I can share those other writings here too! Sometimes, I need to be hit in … Continue reading

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He is sovereign!

OK,  I get it.  Not blogged since the middle of the year 2014.   No excuse other than traveling and laziness.  Thus endeth the blatant lame excuse! So, I am driving home from a wonderful 87th birthday dinner celebration for … Continue reading

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Is God Bigger than a Mack Truck?

OK, stupid title.  Just playing off the somewhat old adage of “If you had a direct confrontation with a Mack truck, do you think you would look different?  Is Jesus bigger than a Mack truck?”   I don’t think I … Continue reading

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Jesus Christ: Fully God, Fully Human

While I understand the Trinity in my head-knowledge, wrapping my heart around the triune God, is sometimes a struggle.  I get the doctrine.  I get the theological arguments.  But, when it gets right down to it and think of Jesus … Continue reading

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Sermon on the Mount – Insights for Life

OK!  No one faint!  My last post was October 14, 2012 and it wasn’t even a real post.  I cheated and re-blogged one of my daughter’s post’s to her website.  I openly confess, I have been VERY lax in blogging and … Continue reading

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re-blog: day 12: engage

Imagine what the world would be like if we were all transparent with each other, if we shared our struggles and allowed others who have been there to build us up.  And, we could build others up where we see … Continue reading

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Oswald Chambers: A Man I Will Meat in Heaven

Oswald Chambers is one of those communicators that tells it like it is.  No sugar-coating, no dancing around political correctness (of course there was no need for political correctness in his time).  He just talks about the Word of God … Continue reading

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The Bunk House Vacation (Mission to Honduras)

Living in a bunk house with 30 some people and in a room with six other guys (yes the night was filled with all sorts of strange noises) is not the typical way Mindy and I and the kids have … Continue reading

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The “Love Does” Project: Bigger than me!

Before we left for Honduras (stay tuned), I talked about the Love Does Project for the Ground Zero Youth Group.  My assignment to the youth before leaving for Honduras was for each of the youth to “get started” on their … Continue reading

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Return Home!

Just a quick post to let y’all (Tu todo) know we are back.  Safe and sound!  No worse for the wear!  In fact, better for the wear.  We now have a new family in both the team with whom we … Continue reading

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