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Why Isn't God Answering My Prayer?

We know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose. — Romans 8:28 ESV In 2015, the ...

Through a Season of Grief Where Is the Hope?

Editor’s note: Jesus didn’t tell us that we might have trouble, could go through heartbreak, and should be shocked if we ever surprisingly endure sudden loss and bereavement. He told ...

Faithful and Sure

God is the One who knows the end from the beginning. He is never caught off guard by our circumstances or bewildered by our behavior. He never feels pressured by ...

Don't Be Surprised by Trouble

Our hope comes in Jesus, even when He doesn’t do what we want Him to do. Even when He doesn’t fix what’s broken in our life… When Jesus is with ...

How to Master the Bible So Well That the Bible Masters You

There is a very close connection between God and His Word. Jesus Himself is called the Word of God (John 1:1, John 1:14; Revelation 19:13). To know God, you must ...

Fiction Friday Finds: Beachy Reads

It's Fiction Friday! Are you ready to hit the beach? Or just dreaming of a vacation near the water? Then it's time to fill your book bag with vacation fiction! ...

Find Your People: Let's Talk About Friendship

Want to experience something fun? Laurie McClure and I filmed a conversation about friendship after age 50 – you may laugh so hard you cry! Click here to watch! Watch ...

Enduring with the Lord's Help

Hasten, O God, to save me; come quickly, Lord, to help me May those who want to take my life be put to shame and confusion; may all who desire ...

When Your Grief Is Almost More Than You Can Handle

I remember well the day my husband, Danny, gave me my engagement ring. We were sitting on the couch beside the fireplace in my parents’ living room. Inside a little ...

Indescribable: The Scoop on Skin and A Hairy Situation

Editor’s note: Louie Giglio’s popular devotional for kids about God and science is so fascinating that adults are buying it for themselves! Packed with Scripture and fantastic data about everything ...

Verse Mapping Q&A with Kristy Cambron

I’m asked often: what is verse mapping? And that’s followed up by… Could it be for me? Plain and simple — verse mapping is getting real about studying the Bible. ...

Abraham

God promised Abraham would father many nations; he believed and obeyed. ~ Wendy Blight GENESIS 15 Abram believed the Lord, and He credited it to him as righteousness. — Genesis ...

Journal Through the Bible: Romans

I am persuaded that neither death nor life, nor angels nor principalities nor powers, nor things present nor things to come, nor height nor depth, nor any other created thing, ...

Struggle and Chaos

Struggle He went a little farther and fell on His face, and prayed, saying, “O My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass from Me; nevertheless, not as ...

One More Powerful

Luke 3:15-18When John began to preach in the wilderness, crowds flocked to see Him. He baptized those who confessed their sins but rebuked the pious religious leaders for their self-reliance ...

Think About What You Think About

In her short thirteen years Rebecca Taylor has endured more than fifty-five surgeries and medical procedures and approximately one thousand days in the hospital. Christyn, Rebecca’s mom, talks about her ...

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Find Your People Online Bible Study with Jennie Allen

Find Your People Online Bible Study with Jennie Allen

We aren't supposed to be this lonely! Join author and Bible teacher Jennie Allen this summer and let’s learn to develop deeper, more meaningful and more authentic relationships. Reserve your spot now and receive free access to 7 study videos and other free Bible study resources when you sign up. Study starts 8/1!