Eric Speir

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The Difference Between Actors and True Disciples

Suddenly, Hollywood has an infatuation with the Bible. Over the past few years it’s produced a variety of movies including Exodus, Noah, and the A.D. series. Many actors have portrayed followers of God, but they weren’t true disciples. They were only actors playing a part. Unfortunately, the church has produced more actors than true disciples. […]

How To Raise A Boy To Be A Man (A Great Resource for Moms)

This week a new platform was launched for mothers who are raising sons. It’s a platform built with the mother in mind who wants to raise a boy to be a man. It’s called Raise A It’s full of articles and tools on how to go about doing this in practical ways. Below is […]

Why God Is Taking His Time To Answer Your Prayers

This week I had the opportunity to write a guest post for It’s a website devoted to helping people develop a strong faith and strong families. There are a lot of great articles over there on a variety of topics including: marriage, parenting, growth, faith, health, money and family. It’s about a 500 word […]

Lessons They Didn’t Teach Me In Bible College

I received a great education while in Bible college. I had the privilege of sitting under some great professors and seasoned leaders. I would not have traded that time for the world. While college gave me the knowledge I would need to be successful, it still couldn’t have prepared me enough. Education is no substitute […]

Please Take My 2015 Reader Survey

I want to make my blog better and more relevant to your needs and interests. To do that, I need to know more about YOU. As a result I have created my 2015 Reader Survey. Would you please take a few minutes to fill out the survey? By doing so, you will ultimately be helping […]

10 Horrible Parenting Tips

Have you ever been given horrible advice? I think we all have on an occasion or two. It usually comes from people that have no idea what they’re talking about or from someone you didn’t want it from. I’m always looking for good parenting tips and resources to be a better parent. While thinking about […]

One Thing Sons Need From Their Fathers

This week I had the opportunity to write a guest post for FivestarMan. It was founded by Neil Kennedy and it is a ministry dedicated to help resurrect authentic manhood. He has a lot of great articles over there to help “inspire, instruct, and empower men to live the authentic and passionate life that God […]

One Important Lesson Most Parents Overlook

Children pay more attention than what we think they do. Even when we don’t think they’re hearing what we’re saying, they’re getting what we aren’t saying. The other day my son reminded me of this. He showed me that life lessons for children are often easier caught than taught.

What You Consume Matters

A good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and an evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For the mouth speaks what the heart is full of. Luke 6:45

The Enemy’s #1 Trick For Destroying Your Destiny (It’s not what you think!)

I believe God has a plan and a purpose for all of our lives. I also believe the devil is looking for ways to stop this plan. It’s been this way since the beginning of time. In the Garden of Eden God had a plan for Adam and Eve. The devil also had a plan. […]