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3 Important Bible Lessons for Black History Month

As Christians, we have much to consider, learn from, and celebrate during Black History Month. When President Gerald Ford officially recognized Black History Month in 1976, he called us to ...

Be Someone Else’s Sunshine

Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep. — Romans 12:15 ESV I was going through the worst breakup of my life. Sleepless nights, not eating, random crying ...

Plant a Garden

Catch for us the foxes, the little foxes that ruin the vineyards, our vineyards that are in bloom. — Song of Songs 2:15 A couple of summers ago, I planted ...

The Jesus Bible Study: Beginnings — Creation

In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. — Genesis 1:1 For in [Jesus] all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible. — ...

A New Way to Relate

The Enneagram helps us to see the way we relate, but Jesus transforms the way we relate. No one who encounters Jesus ever stays the same. I’m not referring to ...

How the Root of Insecurity Is Tied to Your Identity

I leaped out of bed when the alarm signaled it was time to wake up and hit the pavement. Ten minutes later, I was outside pressing “start running” on my ...

Ultimate Contentment

Faithful God, Help me to learn the secret of being content in any and every situation. I realize that contentment- training is a challenging process — learned through enduring a ...

My Cup Overflows

Editor’s note: Psalm 23 has brought comfort to believers since it was first written, read, and sung. In The Book of Common Courage, Psalm 23 is divided line by line and ...

God Will Help You Get Through Grief

We don’t discuss graveyards to brighten our day. Cemeteries aren’t typically known for their inspiration. But an exception was found in a graveyard near Bethany. And that one exception is ...

What’s the Best Way for Parents to Discipline Their Children?

Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it. — Proverbs 22:6 One of Sandra’s most brilliant moments of ...

How We Relate Is How We Relate

If you want a meaningful life, invest in your relationships. Years ago, I was sitting in a circle of chairs with about a dozen other men. We were in a ...

Boundaries: Guard Your Heart

We were created to be who God designed us to be, to love who God calls us to love, and to accomplish what God tasks us to accomplish. That is ...

Christ: The Center of Scripture

Jesus Christ is fully God (Colossians 2:9), and since the Scriptures are the unified Grand Story of God’s redeeming the world, Scripture is about Christ, the Mediator of God’s redemption ...

Bedtime Liturgies That Help Us Rest in the Work of Jesus

Failure and Grace in the Story of God In a very real sense, parenting is one long process of revealing who you are. And usually that is not pretty. Perhaps ...

In the Presence of My Enemies

Editor’s note: Psalm 23 has brought comfort to believers since it was first written, read, and sung. In The Book of Common Courage, Psalm 23 is divided line by line ...

Our Top Bible Studies for Easter

What are some of the best Easter Bible studies? Jesus’ resurrection is the most epic miracle since the beginning of time. Are you in need of some fresh awe? There are some ...

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Free Easter Bible Study!

Free Easter Bible Study!

You're invited to walk where Jesus walked! Join the In the Footsteps of the Savior online Bible study in the weeks leading up to Easter with best-selling author Max Lucado and get access to 6 study videos & other free bonuses to help you along the journey! The Holy Land is waiting for you... Study starts 3/6!