Bible Study & Church Resources
Simple Stories Packed with Meaning
Jesus, the Master Teacher, was a superb storyteller. Rather than abstract doctrinal teachings, he spoke to his followers in lively discourses full of illustrations, metaphors, and stories. Through the images of seeds and soils, sheep, coins, and weddings, Jesus introduces us ...read more
A Radical Way of Being God's People
In these Bible studies, Gladys Hunt looks at the Sermon on the Mount, showing how Jesus' message encapsulates all of New Testament teaching on how to live the Christian ...read more
Making Friends, Changing Lives
Have you taken a good look at your neighborhood, church, office, or dorm, and wondered whether God wants you there for a specific purpose? Maybe you've been involved in Bible studies before. Now it's your turn to reach out and get a Bible discussion group going.... but where do you start? Whether you are a beginner ...read more
Strengthening the Art of Caring
Build Others Up!
As God’s people live out their faith in this world, they need advice, challenge, and encouragement to persevere. Sometimes we need a reminder that we can be “spiritual cheerleaders” for other believers. These studies give models from Scripture for encouraging others and ...read more
Discovering What Scripture Says
Want More for Your Prayer Life!
Few areas of the Christian life inspire more resolutions--or create more guilt--than prayer. Most of us share the longing expressed by Jesus' disciples, "Lord, teach us to pray." Like them, we see a depth and reality in Jesus' relationship with the Father that makes us restless ...read more
Following Jesus--what an exciting spiritual adventure! But Jesus said faithfulness to Him means putting aside personal priorities. Readers will discover how to have the faith to ...read more
Trusting Through Trials
Why Do Good People Suffer?
Why, God? why has this happened to me? How can I make sense out of my life?
The book of Job wrestles with the deep personal questions that confront us as we face illness, loss, disappointment, suffering and death. And it calls us to faith in the God of strength and ...read more
God's Guide to Joy
Experience Joy No Matter What
One of the most joyful books ever written came from a man facing imminent execution in prison. The apostle Paul’s letter to the church at Philippi shimmers with the words joy, glad, and rejoice. In this guide, you will learn from one who faced supernatural ...read more
A Guide to Prayer and Praise
Cultivate an Intimate Relationship with God
The Psalms are some of the most widely read and best-loved portions of the Bible. For thousands of years these songs of faith have spoken to the hearts and minds of people around the world. The Psalms are songs–music our spirits sing to the Creator. They are ...read more
Freedom in Christ
Paul wrote Galatians to defend the gospel - the Good News that we are saved by faith alone. Titus enforces this truth - we have been saved not because of good deeds, but to do good deeds. And Philemon continues the freedom theme with the account of a slave whose story is a parable of our redemption. As you study these ...read more
An Eyewitness Account of the Son of God
The Living Word
What would it have been like to witness Christ’s life on earth? The apostle John wrote about Jesus’ earthly ministry from the perspective of one who was there. He saw Jesus teach, heal, pray, die, and live again. And he wanted to tell Christ’s story.
John’s ...read more
God Our Deliverer
How often have you said, "God, get me out of this!" The Israelites had plenty of opportunities to cry out for God's deliverance too. The book of Exodus follows the Israelites from slavery in Egypt through their wanderings in the wilderness. Discover how their story is also ours-a story of God's deliverance of an imperfect ...read more
Building Relationships in the Church
Discover what unity in Christ means through the Larsens' dynamic studies. And then put it into practice in relationships with other ...read more
None of us knows what the future holds. But in the midst of our uncertainty, God offers us real hope, a confidence in the certainty of who he is. This guide looks at the Christian's daily and eternal hope in Christ, reminding us that no matter how bad or good things are now, something far more awesome is on the way for ...read more
Disarming the Enemy Through the Power of God
Ready for Battle
Many of us are familiar with the term “spiritual warfare” but have trouble knowing where to find scriptural guidance on this topic. The Bible is clear that all of us are engaged in battle. The Bible also teaches that perspective is the key to focusing on eternal issues without ...read more
Dissatisfied with business as usual?
Tired of feeling powerless?
Burned out and restless?
"The astounding, invigorating dynamics of the Holy Spirit have never been more present and available than now," Lloyd Ogilvie declares. And where better to learn more about the power of the Spirit than from ...read more