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Freedom is What We’re Made For: A Surprising Look at God’s Law

[This guest blogpost is by Dr. John Dickson (@johnpauldickson). He holds a PhD in history and is the founding director of the Centre for Public Christianity. Dr. Dickson is an Australian speaker, historian, minister (Anglican), husband, and father. This post is adapted from his recent book A Doubter’s Guide to the Bible: Inside History’s Bestseller […]

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The Emotionally Healthy Leader: An Interview with Peter Scazzero

Have you ever felt stuck, powerless to change your environment? Do you feel too overwhelmed to enjoy life, unable to sort out the demands on your time? Are you doing your best work as a leader, yet you think you’re not making an impact? Perhaps you need to integrate who you are with what you […]

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Finding Hope in the Unexpected by Kayla Aimee

A pregnancy is counted by weeks and Kayla Aimee (@kaylaaimee) had only completed 24 of the 40 when she unexpectedly went into labor. She thought her church upbringing had prepared her for every circumstance but when tragedy struck and threatened to take the life of her newborn daughter, it felt as though once solid ground […]

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Bible News Roundup – Week of June 28, 2015

[Return daily during the coming week for updates] Verlyn D. Verbrugge, Zondervan Author and Editor, Passes at 72 ⇨ News Release ▼ Business Owners Display Faith by Scripture, Actions ⇨ The Clarion-Ledger ⇨ Search for Bible verses on Bible Gateway ▼ 5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Bible Translation ⇨ United Bible Societies ⇨ […]

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Invitation to the New Testament: An Interview with Ben Witherington III

One way to understand the New Testament and its world is to enter into that world and begin to think as the people living then thought. For example, modern culture is primarily text-based with a preponderance of books and documents. But in ancient cultures the oral word was primary and documents were secondary (due, in […]

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OnFaith: An Interview with Corrie Mitchell

The role spiritual faith plays in today’s world is complex and far-reaching. It touches every facet of life, bringing healing and peace at the same time causing division and misunderstanding. Becoming aware of different faiths and how they motivate adherents broadens our perspective and ability to pray intelligently. [See Bible Gateway’s “Christian Magazines” and “Religion […]

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Bible News Roundup – Week of June 21, 2015

Read this week’s Bible Gateway Weekly Brief newsletter ⇨ Bible Gateway Weekly Brief ⇨ Newsletter signup ▼ Canadian Bible Society provides Scriptures for Pan Am / Parapan Am Games ⇨ United Bible Societies ⇨ Read the Bible on Bible Gateway ▼ Chinese Believers Find Joy Through God’s Word ⇨ Mission Network News ⇨ Read the […]

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Joseph: The Father of Jesus

Father’s Day is an annual occasion to help us take stock of what it means to be a father (or, in its broader context, a man in some kind of leadership role with another). We have several previous blogposts we encourage you to read: ⇨ What Makes a Good Dad? ⇨ Fathers & Faith: New […]

Filed under Devotionals, Events, Family, General, Men

Biblica and Zondervan Announce Renewed Commercial License Agreement for NIrV Translation

Biblica and Zondervan have come together to make the New International Reader’s Version (NIrV) of the Bible available to all English-reading children and those who read at a lower level. For centuries, God’s Word has been translated and shared so that all who read it can understand it and experience the good news of the […]

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Zondervan to Release NIV Zondervan Study Bible

This August, Zondervan will add a vital member to its study Bible family. The New International Version of the Bible, the world’s most read and most trusted modern-English Bible translation, is now complemented by study notes and resources designed and edited by general editor and The Gospel Coalition co-founder, D.A. Carson. The new NIV Zondervan […]

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