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Get the Most Out of the Bible’s Boring Parts
May 17th, 2016

Get the Most Out of the Bible's Boring Parts

Christina Miller

A number of times in my life, I have enthusiastically set out to read the whole Bible. Not just a couple Psalms with breakfast, not just a few motivational verses or Pauls shorter letters. The whole Bible—start to finish, including everything in the middle. I wanted to be well-versed ...

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3 Helpful Questions to Engage with Any Bible Passage
May 10th, 2016

3 Helpful Questions to Engage with Any Bible Passage

Randy Petersen

Youre sitting down for some much-needed Bible study. You really want to dig into a passage, but where do you start? You read the text and ask for a divine download of inspiration. But what then? Or maybe youve gathered with a group of Christian friends to study ...

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Stations of the Cross: Bringing the Bible to Life
May 3rd, 2016

Stations of the Cross: Bringing the Bible to Life

Christina Miller

I dont always see Christ around me, especially in my daily grind. My workdays normally involve grabbing a cup of coffee, plugging away at deadlines and bantering with coworkers. Most of the time I am focused on the task, or person, right in front of me. I often lose ...

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What Does the Bible Say About Earth Day?
April 26th, 2016

What Does the Bible Say About Earth Day?

Robin Shreeves

Nature has always been the primary way God grabs my attention and shows me he exists. When the heavens declare the glory of God on a sparkling starry night, in the vibrancy of a technicolor sunset or in the whistle of crazy winds before a harsh storm, I hear ...

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How Can Christians Celebrate the Jewish Passover?
April 19th, 2016

How Can Christians Celebrate the Jewish Passover?

Becky Silva

I grew up Christian, but I have a Jewish background. My grandmother was an Orthodox Jew who converted to Christianity when my dad was born. Although I was raised Christian, my Jewish heritage has been a strong part of understanding my Christian faith and has enriched my faith and ...

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How the Bible Can Become Your Most Well Loved Book
April 12th, 2016

How the Bible Can Become Your Most Well Loved Book

Christina Miller

When I was growing up I loved going to the bookstore with my mom. We would hop in her car and drive a couple miles to the old movie theater that was converted into a bookstore down the street. The marquee sign was still intact on the front of ...

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How Deep Questions Can Lead to Deep Encounters with God
April 5th, 2016

How Deep Questions Can Lead to Deep Encounters with God

Christina Miller

We all want answers. Many times they are easily given: What time is dinner? When is my trip home? Who will join me? Answers bring clarity and structure to our lives. They help us know what to expect, giving us concrete handles to order our time and thinking. When ...

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How Do You Begin to Engage the Bible?
March 29th, 2016

How Do You Begin to Engage the Bible?

Randy Petersen

Were engaged! My friend waved her left hand, now adorned with a small diamond. Congratulations were offered. There was some shrieking and jumping. And I began to think about the word engagement. We all know what it means. My friend has promised to marry her boyfriend. ...

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