Skip to content

Category Archives: Family

How We Read the Bible: Bible Gateway’s 2014 Year in Review

Bible Gateway has published its 2014 Year in Review. Based on over 1.5 billion pageviews and over 150 million unique visitors to Bible Gateway from December 2013 through November 2014, the data we’ve gathered provides a glimpse at how people engaged with the Bible in 2014. You can view our findings here. Our Year in […]

Filed under 2014 in Review, Art, Bible, Bible Gateway, Bible Reference, Bible Study, Christmas, Culture, Discipleship, Easter, Family, Fun, General, Holiday, How to Understand the Bible, Jesus, Lent, Literacy, New Testament, News, Old Testament, Reading Plans, Reflections, Spanish, Study, The Bible, Theology, Verse of the Day, Worship, Year in Review

Bitter Becomes Sweet: An Interview with Sara Hagerty

Where is God when life stops working for you? When you become mired in spiritual busyness and doubt? When your heart-felt longing is not met? What does it mean to receive God’s life when earthly life remains barren? How can God turn your bitterness of unmet desire into new flavors of joy? Bible Gateway interviewed […]

Filed under Books, Discipleship, Family, Interviews, Women

Laban and True Love: Parenting Lessons From a Bad Dad

If you were to make a list of the best fathers in the Bible, who would make the cut? One name that almost certainly won’t make the list is Laban, uncle of the hero and trickster Jacob. But that doesn’t mean we can’t learn something about fatherhood from Laban’s example, dysfunctional as it may be. […]

Filed under Books, Family

New Family Email Devotional Newsletter – Sign Up Today

Retaining your children’s attention during family devotions can sometimes be a challenge. But Bible Gateway provides a rescue for that. We’re launching a new email devotional intended to be read together as a family: Adventure Bible Family Devotions. Every Monday, you’ll receive an exciting story (drawn from the Adventure Bible Book of Devotions) suitable for […]

Filed under Devotionals, Family, Newsletters

Tell Your Family History (Guest Post by Bruce Feiler)

How well do you know your family history? How far back can you trace it? Is there practical value in knowing your family’s story? One of my family members has been delving into our family’s history, and compiling the stories and information she finds. It’s fascinating in itself—but beyond just being interesting, exploring family history […]

Filed under Books, Family

The Best of “Encouragement for Today,” 2011

We asked Lisa TerKeurst and the writing team at Proverbs 31 to identify their favorite “Encouragement for Today” devotionals from 2011.

Filed under 2011 in Review, Blogs, Devotionals, Family, General, Newsletters, Reflections, trials, Worship

The Best of “Girlfriends in God,” 2011

Every weekday, tens of thousands of Bible Gateway’s users read the “Girlfriends in God” newsletter. Here are our picks for the top three Girlfriends in God devotionals in 2011.

Filed under 2011 in Review, Bible Study, Blogs, Books, Devotionals, Discipleship, Family, General, Newsletters, Reflections, Study, trials, Women, Worship, Year in Review