The Author - Jim Cole-Rous

Apologies: This website was not updated between June and December 2016. Jim was diagnosed with 95% blockage on the left side of his heart, and underwent a double by-pass operation July 3, 2016. He has come out of this very well, and is back at work again, and will be maintaing this site with a new story each month. Merry Christmas to you all, and a great new year.

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Twitter Handle: @BibleChecker

Name: James Cole-Rous
Hometown: Springfield, MO
Hobbies: Historical and Biblical Research,  Reading, Writing, Golf

Music: Classical, Southern Gospel
Movies: Point of the Spear, The Hiding Place
Languages: English, Afrikaans, French, Spanish

Learning: Reading for his MA, Intercultural Studies @ Graduate School of Theology, Global University, 2016.


Motto: "No one has the right to hear the Gospel twice until all have heard it once!" 


Jim's Bio:

Jim Cole-Rous is incurably curious, dismantling pocket watches at age 7, and researching what makes people tick at age 70! He lives in a retirement community in Springfield MO.  He is having too much fun to retire at age 80.


  • Jim specializes in Online editing and publishing, and is familiar with Microsoft Word, MS Publisher and Excel applications.
  • He is Managing Editor for the Ozarks Chapter of American Christian Writers.
  • Director of Content at
  • Jim is currently active writing online, to people who are seeking answers to life.
  • He is a regular devotions contributor to The


Born in South Africa, he worked as a Church planter, and Missionary Jungle Pilot, flying and preaching across Africa.

He ministered in fourteen African countries over 22 years.


His book 'God's Honorable Mentions' MS has been accessed by 80,538 people in 2015.