Frank Viola Interview on Our Newest Book, “Loving God, Loving Myself”

Frank Viola is the bestselling author of God’s Favorite Place on Earth, From Eternity to Here, Jesus Manifesto, Reimagining Church, Jesus Now, and Jesus: A Theography. Rethinking status quo Christianity, Frank Viola has helped thousands of Christians to deepen their relationship to Jesus and experience a more vibrant, authentic expression of church. His blog, Beyond Evangelical, is one […]

“Healing Captive Hearts – A Special Invitation”

Together, we have a great opportunity to help some very special women find healing for their broken and captive hearts. Let us explain . . . Captive Hearts ( is an outreach ministry in California for women who have been released from jail or prison and are given follow-up care, guidance and loving support. The staff teach […]

What Our Editor Is Saying About “Loving God, Loving Myself”

Here Is What Our Editor Bob Hartig Recently Posted on Facebook Ta-da! My friends, Jerry and Denise Basel’s new book, in time for Christmas. It’s an encouraging, honest,and insightful traveling companion written by two veteran Christian counselors. The Basels are a sweet, gracious, and savvy couple, and it is an honor to serve them as their editor. […]

Frank Viola Interviews Us On “The Missing Commandment: Love Yourself”

Frank Viola, who is a best-selling author, A-list blogger, writer, podcaster, and consultant to authors and writers, recently interviewed us regarding our book, The Missing Commandment:  Love Yourself.  In case you haven’t heard of Frank, he has written over 20 books, including his most recent one, co-authored with Mary DeMuth, entitled, The Day I Met Jesus: The […]

Love Myself OR Deny Myself–Which is it?

Scripture is very clear regarding our obligation to love and serve others. The apostle Paul wrote in Romans 12:10, “Be devoted to one another in brotherly love. Honor one another above yourselves.” Again, in 1 Corinthians 13:5—the well-known “love chapter”—he wrote, “[Love] is not self-seeking.” Our ultimate model of selfless love is Christ as he […]