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New Men’s Devotional Bible Added to the Bible Gateway Plus Library

We’ve just added a new devotional to the Bible Gateway Plus devotional library! The New Men’s Devotional Bible is now available to Bible Gateway Plus members at our Devotionals page. This new devotional brings you the devotional content from the New Men’s Devotional Bible—considered the standard in men’s devotional Bibles—and provides daily insight from such […]

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International Women’s Day: Resources For and About Women of Faith

Today is International Women’s Day, a day set aside to “celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women” as well as to press for gender parity in those parts of the world where it does not yet exist. So while we take time today to consider the contributions of women to history and […]

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Letters to the Church: Paul’s Epistle to the Philippians

Did you know that most of the books that comprise the New Testament are actually letters? These letters (also known as “epistles”) contain both general Christian teaching and specific instructions for the congregation to which they were addressed. As part of our Letters to the Church series, we’re taking a brief look at each epistle […]

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Letters to the Church: The Epistle to the Ephesians

Did you know that most of the books that comprise the New Testament are actually letters? These letters (also known as “epistles”) contain both general Christian teaching and specific instructions for the congregation to which they were addressed. As part of our Letters to the Church series, we’re taking a brief look at each epistle […]

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Act Justly and Love Mercy

What Bible verses or passages spring to mind when you hear the word “justice”? Like many Christians, I usually associate the Old Testament prophets with the concept of biblical justice, since much of their collective ministry was dedicated to restoring social justice in a society that failed to treat the poor and disenfranchised with God-mandated […]

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A Voice Raised in God’s Service: Remembering Dale McConachie

A year ago today, the world lost a remarkable minister of the Gospel to a tragic car accident. This man had ministered to countless thousands of people in the course of his career, introducing many to the saving message of Jesus Christ for the first time, and encouraging many others in their everyday faith. Yet […]

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Letters to the Church: The First Letter to the Corinthians

Did you know that most of the books that comprise the New Testament are actually letters? These letters (also known as “epistles”) contain both general Christian teaching and specific instructions for the congregation to which they were addressed. As part of our Letters to the Church series, we’re taking a brief look at each epistle […]

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Risen Looks at the Easter Story from a Different Perspective

The Easter season may not have quite the mainstream cultural presence that Christmas does, but the Easter story lends itself well to dramatization—as we’ve seen recently in 2004’s The Passion of the Christ, the 2013 television miniseries The Bible, and the 2014 film Son of God (based on the aforementioned miniseries). [Browse Lent and Easter […]

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Theology for Everyone: The Legacy of Charles Ryrie

We were saddened this week to learn that Charles Ryrie, a Bible scholar who made his mark with a groundbreaking popular study Bible and many other books, died at age 90 after a long and remarkable life. Ryrie was a prolific writer who penned many books about Christianity, covering a wide variety of topics—but a […]

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What Can You Gain During Lent?

We’re nearly a week into the season of Lent. Did you commit to “give something up” during Lent? It’s a common practice during the Easter season, but it certainly be a challenge to give up a long-held habit or activity, whether the change is major (giving up a deeply-ingrained habit) or relatively minor (staying off […]

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