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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 ...

Prodigal Daughter Wounded and Wandering

Stay with God Imagine the prodigal son’s disposition upon his return. He was most likely preparing himself for some harsh discipline from his father. After all, his share of the ...

Journal, Pray, Reflect, and Connect with God

Editor’s note: Have you heard about The Weekly Prayer Project? It’s part book, part journal with a challenge to spend 52 weeks in prayer and daily Bible meditation. It’s a ...

The Bible’s Last Words on Earth’s Final Days

So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with ...

Find Your People: Three Walls

Really, most of us have pretty good reasons for building walls. Maybe we’ve tried to be vulnerable and have been hurt or shamed. Maybe the people who were supposed to ...

Everything Is Spiritual

So, you have a calling. There’s someone God made you to be. Something God made you to do. All you have to do is dig it out from under the ...

Walkaway Jesus

Since Jesus came from Heaven to walk among us, Christians tend to think that walking away from anyone, or letting anyone walk away from the truth, is a failure on ...

Called to Be Courageous

Be alert, stand firm in the faith, act like a man, be strong. — 1 Corinthians 16:13 The core virtue of a coward is niceness. You must lick the boot ...

Tell Someone

 Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist, with the breastplate of righteousness in place, and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from ...

Step 1: Consult Your Friend Jesus

If my life proves anything, it’s that we often approach the Lord with our minds already made up. In those instances, we’re actually not engaging Jesus at all; we’re asking ...

The Best Medicine

A happy heart is like good medicine. — Proverbs 17:22 ICBWhether you giggle, tee-hee, or guffaw, laughter is one language that everybody speaks. You don’t have to learn to laugh ...

You’re Invited to the Find Your People Online Bible Study

I have given them the glory that You gave Me, that they may be one as We are one — I in them and You in me — so that ...

Books on Prayer

Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. — Philippians 4:6 Ask, seek, knock. (Matthew 7:7) There are ...

Free Resources

The 28-Day Prayer Journey Online Bible Study with Chrystal Evans Hurst

The 28-Day Prayer Journey Online Bible Study with Chrystal Evans Hurst

Learn to pray and experience intimacy with God like never before! Join author Chrystal Evans Hurst as we walk through four postures of personal prayer called out in Scripture with the acronym P.R.A.Y. — thanksgiving & praise (P), repentance (R), requesting/asking (A), yielding (Y). Reserve your spot now and receive free access to 5 study videos and other free prayer resources when you sign up. Study starts 10/24!