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Our New “Unfinished” Devotional Asks: “So You Believe in God… Now What?”

Next Monday (June 17), we’ll start a brand-new daily email devotional to help you discover your role in God’s plan. “Unfinished” will lead you through the important questions of life—Why are you here? What is your purpose? How does this all affect your life, career, family?—and will introduce you to a life of meaning and significance. Continue reading

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Poll Results: Do Bible Apps Help You Read the Bible More?

In our poll earlier this month, we asked whether the availability of a Bible app for your smartphone, tablet, Kindle, or other mobile device changed your Bible reading habits. Here are the results! Continue reading

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How Can the Church Help People Struggling with Depression?

How can the church do a better job of helping people struggling with depression and mental illness? Here are some of the best essays and testimonies we’ve come across on the topic over the last few days. Continue reading

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What You Look for in the Bible: The Top 20 Keyword Search Terms on Bible Gateway

What do people look for in the Bible? As you may know, Bible Gateway lets you search the Bible not only by Scripture reference (e.g. “John 3:16″), but by keyword (“Jesus,” “Pharisee,” “faith,” etc.). What would you guess are the … Continue reading

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Coming Soon to a Television Near You: The Bible

In a few weeks we’ll get a chance to watch the latest effort to bring the Bible to the small screen: The Bible miniseries! How faithful to the original Bible stories will the miniseries stay? We’ll be watching it to find out. Continue reading

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Why We’re Reading the Bible in 2013

A special message from Rachel Barach, General Manager of Bible Gateway. No one who hopes in you will ever be put to shame, but shame will come on those who are treacherous without cause. Show me your ways, Lord, teach … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: NIV Bible Available for Download in the Bible Gateway App

Starting on January 1 and for a limited time, you’ll be able to download the full text of the NIV onto your mobile device using the Bible Gateway app! Continue reading

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A Child Has Been Born For Us

It’s finally here! We hope you have a blessed, peace-filled Christmas Day! Whether you’ve never read the Christmas story in the Bible or have heard it a thousand times, take a few moments to reflect on the promise of Jesus … Continue reading

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Reformation Reading

Here are a few Reformation-related resources worth exploring, in case you need a break from sewing your kids’ Philip Melancthon Halloween costumes: Have you ever read the actual 95 theses that Martin Luther nailed to the Wittenberg church door in … Continue reading

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Did Jesus Have a Wife?

Was Jesus married? What would it mean if he was? Although these aren’t new questions, lots of people are discussing them in the wake of this month’s unveiling of an ancient text fragment that contains a possible reference to a … Continue reading

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