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 […]
In a society frantically searching for happiness, bestselling author Max Lucado provides a personal plan for a life filled with a lasting and fulfilling joy that often eludes the world. This joy, supported by Jesus’ teaching and supplemented by modern research, is the topic of his new book: How Happiness Happens. And you can get […]
The Jewish memorial of Tisha B’Av is a time of mourning, commemorating the many tragedies throughout Jewish history. Yet through shadows of sorrow come rays of hope. Comfort in Sorrow is a series of seven free email devotions exploring the depths of tragedy, and what we can do to transform darkness into light. Tisha B’Av—the […]
Haven Today is the daily radio program—broadcasting on more than 600 stations in North America and around the world—that tells the Great Story all about Jesus and how he relates to everyday life. Anchor is its daily devotional guide that features brief Scripture selections together with current insights and experiences woven into a few short […]
The Jewish holiday of Shavuot—the Feast of Weeks—is also known in Greek as Pentecost. It’s a holiday celebrated with Bible study. Deuteronomy 26:1–2 When you have entered the land the Lord your God is giving you as an inheritance and have taken possession of it and settled in it, take some of the firstfruits of […]
How reliable is the Bible? What should we make of apparent contradictions in it? Did Jesus really rise from the dead, or did his followers simply invent the story? Are there compelling reasons to believe in Jesus Christ? If you’ve ever asked yourself these or other difficult questions about faith and Christianity, we’ve got a […]
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We’d like to invite you to a 5-week Reading Club on Max Lucado’s book Begin Again. Together, we’ll explore how God restores and renews every aspect of our lives. We’ll be encouraged to believe in our trustworthy God, enjoy God’s good gifts, ground ourselves in God’s promises, influence the world around us, and nurture our eternal perspective. Step into God’s invitation to begin again. >www.biblegateway.com/begin ...
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To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven. Ecclesiastes 3:1 (KJV) fal.cn/3cJBt ...
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The Spirit of God, who raised Jesus from the dead, lives in you. And just as God raised Christ Jesus from the dead, he will give life to your mortal bodies by this same Spirit living within you. Romans 8:11 (NLT) fal.cn/3cIcN ...
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Friend, no matter what heartache or hardship you may have endured, it's never too late to Begin Again. Join Max Lucado for a free 5-week Reading Club and begin 2021 with renewed hope and restored dreams. As a member of this Reading Club, you’ll gain free access to video content from Max, a private online study community, and exclusive bonus content! Register now! >www.biblegateway.com/begin ...
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