The Author

Hope A. Blanton (LMSW) is wife to Ray and a mother of three. She earned her master’s in clinical social work at Temple University. Currently, she works as a counselor in San Antonio and attends Redeemer Presbyterian Church. She loves good food, making people laugh, and being outside. She writes at, and you can follow her work on Instagram.

Yes, Bring Commentaries to Bible Study

Commentaries are gifts, not threats. Use them well.