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counseling and spiritual direction

LifeNow Ministries, Bob Perdue is Committed to providing resources to help hurting people find and live the LIFE God always intended for them to live!

"I have come that you might have LIFE and live it to the fullest!"

Jesus (John 10:10)


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Ministry Highlights

New LifeNow YouTube Channel

LifeNow has YouTube Channel.  Several videos of Bob's teachings can be found on the LifeNow YouTube Channel.

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LifeNow Counseling expands hours

LifeNow Counseling offers spiritual direction and counsel that is God-centered and Biblically based.  Recently we moved to a new office space located at 8637 Mathis Avenue, Manassa, VA 20110.  Evening and weekend sessions are available and remote session via ZOOM are also available. A $70 donation per session is recommended but LifeNow will work with clients who cannot afford that rate.  To schedule, click on the "Schedule an Appointment" button at the top of this page.  

Article of the Month
God's Living Word


It turns out you CAN teach an old dog new tricks!  In this instance the role of the “old dog” will be played by me and the “new trick” will be an application from a well known Scripture.  I know that many of you reading this article have been believers for a long time and, as you sit in church or in Bible study week after week you begin to get the feeling that you have heard all of this before.  The good news about God’s Word though, is that it is a LIVING Word and the Spirit of God uses it in our hearts to bring new insights no matter how many times we have heard it or read it.  


Recently I spent a horrendous 9 days in UVA Hospital in Charlottesville.  A fairly significant surgery involving a chest tube was supposed to mean a 3 day stay but complications set in.  Pain, fear, anxiety, nausea became overwhelming.  Coupled with this was a hospital room mate that was loud, cantankerous and rude.  He kept the lights and the TV on all night and was constantly pushing the call button so people were in and out of the room at all hours.  All of this caused me to narrow my focus on one goal, I want to go home!  


When Sunday rolled around, I decided to listen to a sermon to try to calm myself down.  I tuned in to Elevation Worship with Pastor Steven Furtick.  Pastor Steven was preaching on Paul and Silas in the jail at Philippi.  Again, I have heard this story many, many times dating back to the flannel graph figures in Sunday School as a child, so I was frankly a little annoyed that this was the sermon topic when I really needed a deep spiritual truth to help me in my trial.  As Pastor Steven was making the point that at midnight Paul and Silas were singing and praying, I was literally rolling my eyes.  So...  (continue reading) 

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365 Days of Life


365 Days of Life makes a great gift!  By giving this to a friend or loved one you are inviting them to choose life every day of the year. 

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Choose Life Retreat
June 21-23, 2024


book by Bob Perdue

This summer's Choose Life Retreat is for men, women AND couples.  A maximum of 14 people will work through the first 5 choices with Bob (honesty, grace, forgiveness, truth, surrender).  This is a working retreat and includes instruction, counsel, personal reflection and journaling with the expectation that God shows up and brings true healing!  The cost is $275 and includes a copy of Ten Life Choices, a journal, 2 night's lodinging (double occupancy)  and 5 meals. The venue is

New Every Morning Retreat

in Paw Paw, WV.

Register by clicking on EVENTS in the navigation bar at the tops of this page. 

Ten Life Choices

A book about recovering the life you were always meant to live. 


A 40-day journey through the book of Romans. 


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