Exciting January Stats for “Matt’s Musings”

Periodically, I like to post the stats that I get to see on my website. I am constantly humbled and encouraged that there is such a wide audience of folks who read the Bible reflections that I post on this site. I want so badly to hear Jesus tell me, “Well done, good and faithful […]

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How to Begin Blogging

So, you want to blog? Great! I started blogging 8 years ago and have loved doing it ever since. Let me share a few pointers as you get started. 1. You need to determine what you are going to write about When people visit your blog site, what do you want them to see and […]

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March Blog Stats

I cannot encourage you highly enough to consider blogging. If you are reading this, then you see the value of blogging … so, why not try to create your own content. I am a pastor who has a passionate love for my Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. I realized long ago that I didn’t want […]

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Why I Love to Blog (+ January Stats)

When I was much younger, I hated writing. When a grade school teacher told us to pull out our journals and do some creative writing or write an essay, I despised it. Since then, I have discovered the joy of writing. It’s fun to get my thoughts down on a page and, hopefully, to get […]

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Year End Stats (2018) for MattsMusings

On October 17, 2017, I decided to leave my original blog (Blogspot) and begin using WordPress. It seemed that WordPress had more gadgets and a greater ability to be accessed by a wide audience. I’m glad I made the move. I enjoy writing … but I especially love knowing that my writing is access by […]

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Blog Stats for Last 90 Days

I absolutely LOVE blogging! It’s an opportunity for me to reflect on passages of the Bible, share my ideas on a wide range of topics, and invite people into the life of the family God has blessed me with. Every now and then, someone will ask me how many hits my blog gets. Well, I […]

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A desire to influence

I once read a quote by John Maxwell that went something like this: “With only one exception every person in the world is made up of others.” Well, most of us are not content to live our lives for ourselves. We believe in our ideas. We are also motivated by a desire to live a life […]

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A call to influence – a call to write

As Christians, we are called to be salt and light and many other things that speak to our call to influence. Jesus, in the Great Commission, told us to “Go…” A true follower of Jesus cannot be content to seek Him only for private reasons.… We seek Him so that we are empowered to reach […]

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