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Free Email Devotional: An Encouraging Word from Max Lucado

Max Lucado has spent the last 40 years telling the story of God’s grace in books, in pulpits, on broadcasts, on music tours…every chance he gets. Max’s message of God’s unfathomable grace has resonated with people around the world for the past 30 years, making Max one of the world’s most popular authors, selling nearly […]

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Do We Have a Soul?: An Interview with Ken Shigematsu

Do you feel harried and empty, driven by unrelenting ambition to accomplish something big and meaningful? What are the obstacles that keep us from flourishing in our spiritual lives? What’s the secret to a robust inner spiritual life? What is our soul and how do we care for it? Bible Gateway interviewed Ken Shigematsu (@KenShigematsu) […]

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Bible News Roundup – Week of September 16, 2018

[Return daily during the coming week for updates] Support Bible Gateway—Browse the Bible Gateway Store ⇨ ▼ Explainer: Chinese Officials Burn Bibles and Close Churches in Latest Round of Persecution ⇨ ERLC ⇨ Read the Bible in Chinese languages on Bible Gateway ▼ China Mulls Major Restrictions on Online Ministries, Including Bible Reading ⇨ […]

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The Nehemiah Code: An Interview with O. S. Hawkins

Are you looking for a new beginning, perhaps in a relationship, a business, an athletic team, or even your own integrity? What lessons can be learned from Nehemiah, a civil servant from 2500 years ago, who rallied a community to rebuild their broken city wall, and by doing so, ushered in a new beginning for […]

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What It Means to Hope in Jesus: An Interview with Craig Groeschel

Why was my child born with a disability? Why did the cancer come back? It can feel impossible to reconcile our intensely painful experiences with the image of a loving and all-powerful God. Bible Gateway interviewed Craig Groeschel (@craiggroeschel) about his book, Hope in the Dark: Believing God Is Good When Life Is Not (Zondervan, […]

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5 Books to Help You Read Through the Bible

Frank Thielman is the Presbyterian Professor of Divinity at Beeson Divinity School, where he has taught New Testament and Greek since 1989. His books include Romans: Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament, Paul and the Law: A Contextual Approach, The NIV Application Commentary: Philippians, The Law and the New Testament: The Question of Continuity, […]

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Bible News Roundup – Week of September 9, 2018

Read this week’s Bible Gateway Weekly Brief newsletter ⇨ Bible Gateway Weekly Brief ⇨ Newsletter signup ▼ Support Bible Gateway—Browse the Bible Gateway Store ⇨ ▼ Marriott Hotels to Leave 300,000 More Bibles in Rooms ⇨ Premier ▼ Advertisement Containing Cross, Bible Verse Reference Removed from High School Football Field ⇨ Shreveport Times ⇨ […]

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What Difference Does a Bible Font Actually Make?

1.1 Million. That’s how many words of ancillary content were in the NIV Zondervan Study Bible when it launched in 2015. This Bible, with general editor D. A. Carson, featured the most comprehensive set of notes available in a study Bible. The notes were profound. The articles were deep. The charts were…chart-y. And the Bible […]

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How to Intentionally Strengthen Your Faith: An Interview with Darryl Dash

Are you dissatisfied with your spiritual life? Do you feel stuck or stagnant? Are you tired of going through the motions of faith? Do you want to make real progress in your life, but don’t know where to start? Bible Gateway interviewed Darryl Dash (@DashHouse) about his book, How to Grow: Applying the Gospel to […]

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How Does the Bible Describe God’s Love for Us?: An Interview with Van Moody

What does it mean to fall in love with God? How much does God love each person? How are we made to be in relationship with God, wired to love him and be loved by him? How can God keep pursuing us even when we reject him? Bible Gateway interviewed Van Moody (@Van_Moody) about his […]

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