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Link Roundup: Crisis in Nairobi, Sukkot, and More

A few items of interest today: I hope you’ll join us this week in praying for the ongoing crisis in Nairobi, Kenya. Even after the situation is resolved—hopefully without further loss of life—the survivors and families of the victims will need prayer as they recover. Are you familiar with the Boundaries books? They comprise a […]

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A Daily Dose of C.S. Lewis

Are you subscribed to C.S. Lewis Daily? In the couple of weeks since we started our daily devotional drawn from Lewis’ writing, it’s become one of most popular new devotions on Bible Gateway.

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Pastors and Church Leaders: Our “Ministering the Master’s Way” Leadership Devotional is Back

“Ministering the Master’s Way,” our weekly newsletter for pastors and church leaders, is back! It starts tomorrow, and will continue every Friday for eight weeks.

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500,000!

We’ve just hit 500,000 fans on Bible Gateway’s page on Facebook! If you haven’t connected with us on Facebook, you’re missing out on the chance to interact not only with us, but with other Bible Gateway fans.

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Our New “Unfinished” Devotional Asks: “So You Believe in God… Now What?”

Next Monday (June 17), we’ll start a brand-new daily email devotional to help you discover your role in God’s plan. “Unfinished” will lead you through the important questions of life—Why are you here? What is your purpose? How does this all affect your life, career, family?—and will introduce you to a life of meaning and significance.

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Poll Results: Do Bible Apps Help You Read the Bible More?

In our poll earlier this month, we asked whether the availability of a Bible app for your smartphone, tablet, Kindle, or other mobile device changed your Bible reading habits. Here are the results!

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How Can the Church Help People Struggling with Depression?

How can the church do a better job of helping people struggling with depression and mental illness? Here are some of the best essays and testimonies we’ve come across on the topic over the last few days.

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What You Look for in the Bible: The Top 20 Keyword Search Terms on Bible Gateway

What do people look for in the Bible? As you may know, Bible Gateway lets you search the Bible not only by Scripture reference (e.g. “John 3:16″), but by keyword (“Jesus,” “Pharisee,” “faith,” etc.). What would you guess are the most-searched-for terms? We’ve crunched the numbers to find out what are the most popular search […]

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Coming Soon to a Television Near You: The Bible

In a few weeks we’ll get a chance to watch the latest effort to bring the Bible to the small screen: The Bible miniseries! How faithful to the original Bible stories will the miniseries stay? We’ll be watching it to find out.

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Why We’re Reading the Bible in 2013

A special message from Rachel Barach, General Manager of Bible Gateway. No one who hopes in you will ever be put to shame, but shame will come on those who are treacherous without cause. Show me your ways, Lord, teach me your paths. — Psalm 25:3-4 (NIV) The Bible is not a book I would […]

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