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Three Reasons That Bible Reading is Down in an Age of Easy Bible Access

Peter Enns has an interesting post up identifying the three biggest reasons that people aren’t reading the Bible as much in churches, based on information he learned at a recent conference. Here’s an abbreviated list of the three reasons he describes: Bible reading is down because people read it… In fragments, meaning in the verse […]

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Bible Summary: See the Big Picture of the Bible

In 2010, Chris Juby began tweeting summaries of every chapter in the Bible. We’re excited to announce that we’ve partnered with him to retweet his entire Bible Summary project at @biblegateway, and to share some of his insights on the experience here at the Bible Gateway blog. This guest post by Chris is the first […]

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Start Your Day with a Bible Devotional in 2015

Now that 2015 has begun, it’s a good time to sign up for a free email devotional from Bible Gateway. It’s so convenient to read right alongside your inbox messages. Here are just a few of the options available to you: CS Lewis Daily: A daily passage from the writings of C.S. Lewis. Jesus Calling: […]

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Students: How Bible Gateway Can Help You With Your Homework

The school year is well underway, and students from first-grade to post-graduate are settled into the school routine—and are no doubt thinking of ways to procrastinate doing their homework. They’re embracing what Winston Churchill once said: “Personally, I’m always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.” Every year Beloit College in […]

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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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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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