BIBLE STUDY: Start Unlocking Scripture with This Study Method

“Let the message about Christ, in all its richness, fill your lives” (Colossians 3:16a NLT). Studying the Bible in a way that changes your life doesn’t take a bunch of expensive tools. You don’t need commentaries or Bible study software. In fact, if you were stuck on a desert island with just a Bible, you … More BIBLE STUDY: Start Unlocking Scripture with This Study Method

BIBLE STUDY: What is the significance of using different postures in prayer?

What is the significance of using different postures in prayer? Understanding Postures of Prayer let your posture express the attitudes of your heart In the Biblical accounts of prayer, many postures are described. Abraham fell upon his face before God. (See Genesis 17:3, 17.) Moses prayed with his hands outstretched. (See Exodus 9:27–29.) King Solomon … More BIBLE STUDY: What is the significance of using different postures in prayer?

HOW TO: 7 Spiritual Habits that Reduce Stress

Some people have called stress the “new normal.” A quick look at the stats seem to support this. A 2012 study at Carnegie Mellon University reports that stress levels were up between 10 to 30 percent over the past 30 years. Among women and young people, those stats were particularly disconcerting. Does the Bible offer … More HOW TO: 7 Spiritual Habits that Reduce Stress

BIBLE STUDY: Jesus Calling: God Invites You Into His Presence

  There are times when all of us fall victim to the activity trap. If we could just do more, then we will feel better, be more spiritual, be closer to God. Yet, Jesus points out that increased actions do not always lead to increased effectiveness. Sarah Young leads us through the story of Mary … More BIBLE STUDY: Jesus Calling: God Invites You Into His Presence