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Bible Gateway 25th Anniversary Sweepstakes for January

Bible Gateway is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a new sweepstakes every month this year! This month enter for a chance to win a copy of the NIV Zondervan Study Bible premium leather edition (Zondervan, 2015), which has a suggested retail value of $149.99. Two winners will be selected at random. One entry per person; […]

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How to Fight Fear, Wrestle Worry, and Allay Anxiety: An Interview with Alli Worthington

Sometimes Jesus’ call to “fear not” seems like the hardest instruction to follow. Some days you faultlessly juggle everything that is your life—kids, husband, house, job, church, friendships, school, pets, appointments, and on and on. Other days the very thought of which ball you’re going to drop puts your anxiety level through the roof. Bible […]

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Kids Ask the Best Questions About God and the Bible: An Interview with Kathryn Slattery

Children ask such questions as, “How do I know the Bible is true?” “What does it mean when the Bible talks about the kingdom of God?” “How can God be three persons at the same time?” “Why couldn’t Jesus just stay on Earth forever?” “What is baptism?” “Who invented time?” Bible Gateway interviewed Kathryn Slattery […]

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The Bible and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Fifty-five years ago, USA civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. helped organize the 1963 March on Washington, DC, where he delivered his famous I Have a Dream speech, in which he included several biblical references: Amos 5:24 (NIV): “But let justice roll on like a river, righteousness like a never-failing stream!” Isaiah 40:4-5 […]

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Bible News Roundup – Week of January 14, 2018

[Return daily during the coming week for updates] Support Bible Gateway—Browse the Bible Gateway Store ⇨ BibleGatewayStore.com ▼ Bill Filed to Require Bible Elective to be Offered in all West Virginia Schools ⇨ WOWK 13 News ▼ Iowa House Bill Would Allow Bible Class in Public Schools ⇨ KCRG News ⇨ Des Moines Register: Bill […]

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How to Encounter God When Reading the Bible: An Interview with Tim Chester

Do we approach the Bible believing that the One who spoke and brought the universe into existence, whose voice thundered from Mount Sinai, and whose words healed the sick is the same God who speaks to us today through Scripture? Are we reading the Bible not merely to learn information about God but to hear […]

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A Woman’s Guide to the Psalms: An Interview with Lydia Brownback

Fear, joy, heartache, anger, frustration, doubt; the book of Psalms displays an incredible range of human emotions as they’re expressed toward God in prayer and song. Bible Gateway interviewed Lydia Brownback about her book, Sing a New Song: A Woman’s Guide to the Psalms (Crossway, 2017). How is your book different from other devotionals about […]

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This Year Select a Bible Reading Plan That’s Right for You

If you haven’t already determined to regularly and consistently read the Bible, RIGHT NOW is always the best time to make that decision. And you can always rely on Bible Gateway to provide you with a variety of resources to make it happen: Visit our New Year’s Bible reading resources page and sign up for […]

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Bible News Roundup – Week of January 7, 2018

Read this week’s Bible Gateway Weekly Brief newsletter ⇨ Bible Gateway Weekly Brief ⇨ Newsletter signup ▼ Support Bible Gateway—Browse the Bible Gateway Store ⇨ BibleGatewayStore.com ▼ Reading the Bible a Popular New Year’s Goal ⇨ The Blade ⇨ Select a Bible Gateway Bible Reading Plan ▼ A Fragile Biblical Text Gets a Virtual Read […]

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Why Is Spiritual Warfare a Continuing Struggle?: An Interview with Havilah Cunnington

Do you ask yourself, “Why do I still struggle if I’m faithfully following God?” How can you discern whether you’re dealing with battles within yourself, resistance from God, or genuine fights with the devil? What did Jesus say about our spiritual authority and the certainty we have in him? [Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, […]

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