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New Hope Is Possible in 2021

By Max Lucado A new year can be full of hope with the promise of a new beginning, but for some of us, the 2021 may not seem very hopeful. We may still be experiencing devastating loss, financial turmoil, and disruption to our safety and security. And as we reflect on the past events of […]

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Encountering the God of Justice

Justice is a concept close to God’s heart and to the hearts of God’s people. It’s a topic that’s brought up—directly and indirectly—throughout Scripture, and even a casual glance at God’s Word shows entire books or narrative arcs in which justice figures as a major theme. Think of David’s keenness for justice. Think of the […]

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3 Simple Ways to Read the Bible Every Day in 2021

Many of us make New Year’s resolutions every year. Whether you like to jot down goals and openly talk about them with friends and family, or if you simply think of a new calendar year as a convenient time of renewal; most of us spend some time looking ahead, setting goals, making plans. Whatever else […]

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Spiritual Lessons Christians and Jews Share During the High Holy Days

By Yael Eckstein The High Holy Days are about to begin! During these 10 holy days of introspection and prayer, the Jewish people will embark on a spiritual journey—a chance for meaningful change, repentance, and reconnecting with God. The holidays begin with Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, and end with Yom Kippur, the Day […]

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Free Devotions for Busy Moms

JUST IN TIME FOR MOTHER’S DAY! Even if you only have one minute…. This 7-day devotional taken from the Busy Mom’s Bible: Daily Inspiration Even If You Only Have One Minute (Zondervan, 2020) will help you find peace and joy as a busy mom. Many things can get in the way of reading God’s Word, […]

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Sign Up for the Worship and Word Devotional

In this time of physical distancing, when church buildings are closed and people are prevented from gathering, Bible Gateway’s devotional, Worship & Word, will help lift your soul in adoration of God and out of the “miry clay” of current events. Sign up for the free email devotional Worship & Word from Bible Gateway Scripture […]

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Be Inspired by Biblical Stories of Gratitude

Every year, Thanksgiving serves as a reminder for us to give thanks to our Creator, “for he is good; his love endures forever” (1 Chronicles 16:34). This year, it is especially important to praise Him and remember that “…dominion belongs to the Lord and he rules over the nations” (Psalm 22:28). In our annual Give […]

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Stepping Stones to Shalom

This month, Bible Gateway has added to its growing number of free email devotionals a 12-day study of Shalom—a concept of holistic peace that is sorely needed these days amid such global tension. Sign up today to receive Stepping Stones to Shalom!

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A Classic Devotional Adapted Just for Kids

Parents, are you looking for a devotional you can read with your children? Whether you have their attention at the dinner table or just before bed, the free weekly email Streams in the Desert for Kids is a classic devotional (and a Bible Gateway favorite) that you’ll want to sit them down for each weekend.

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Get Free Excerpts from the Unpublished Teachings of Dallas Willard

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