Bible Study & Church Resources
And What We Can Learn from Them
Release Date: Jul 16th, 2013
“Popular storyteller Higgs takes a look at the vamps and tramps of the Bible, searching for the lessons these wicked women have to teach. Higgs retells these biblical stories with rollicking humor and deep insight as she teaches about the nature of sin and goodness.”
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Learning About Grace from the Women of the Bible
Discover the True Meaning of Being Blessed
It’s not easy being a woman. The demands and expectations of us, and those we place on ourselves, can be overwhelming. While trying to navigate this thing called “life,” have you ever longed for a close friend, confidant, or mentor to walk ...read more
The great people highlighted in these studies can give us encouragement and hope for our lives today because we have the same resource they had-faith in a great ...read more
What Do We Really Know About Angels?
What--or who--are angels? Where did they come from, and what is their purpose? What is their relationship to us as human beings?
This studyguide explores the numerous Bible passages that reveal the services these heavenly beings perform, the part they play in ...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
Rebuilding Lives of Faith
Ezra and Nehemiah were both needed to fulfill God’s plan. From their dramatic stories readers learn lessons about spiritual leadership, prayer, courage, and ...read more
Called for a Purpose
Called for a Purpose
The letters of Peter and Jude challenge you to recognize your identity as a chosen friend of God--and therefore, to live a holy life. Originally addressed to persecuted believers of the first century, these words encourage you to face trials with a living hope, certain of Christ's return, ...read more
Man after God's Own Heart
Know God as David Knew Him
David--impetuous, sensitive, bold, poetic, compassionate, utterly human. What can we learn from this young warrior-king of long ago? And how could God call David a "man after his own heart" even though he was a "man of blood" and an adulterer? Though David sinned greatly, he also ...read more
A Youth Devotional on Friendship
Guidance for Your Sometimes Rocky, Always Important Relationships
We all want to have good friends--and to be a good friend. Now, in the teen years, more than ever, you need girls and guys you can trust. You need friends who will stand by your side, no matter what--when you face peer pressure, family ...read more
Faith in Action
Put Some Muscle Behind Your Faith.
We live in a world characterized by instability, in-fighting, materialism, and words without actions. Sadly, no one is immune to these problems. Centuries ago, the apostle James could not envision the world we would live in, but he did address the issues we would face. ...read more
Take a Walk with Ruth and the God Who Rocked Her World
You know Ruth’s story. Now meet her in person. And prepare to be changed.
Walk with Ruth as she travels from Moab to Bethlehem, certain of her calling, yet uncertain of her future. Hold Naomi’s hand and watch love put the pieces of her broken life back together. And hang out with Boaz, their ...read more
Do you really know God?
You may know about God, but do you truly know what He says about Himself—and what He wants from you?
This eye-opening study will help you gain a true understanding of God’s character and His ways. As you discover for yourself who He is, ...read more
Break free from Fear
Life is filled with all sorts of fears that can assault your mind, trouble your soul, and bring untold stress. But you don’t have to remain captive to your fears.
In this six-week study you will learn how to confront your circumstances with strength and courage as ...read more
Wisdom for Responding to Your Child's Deepest Needs
Learning to Love Your Children Well
The challenges of parenting can sometimes feel overwhelming. What do we do when we run out of patience? How do we handle our anger when it seems to be getting the best of us? Where do we find the affirmation our children need?
Alice Fryling invites you to discover ...read more
Are you ready for battle?
Whether you realize it or not, you live in the midst of spiritual combat. Your enemy, the devil, is dangerous, destructive, and determined to keep you from effectively serving God. In order to defend yourself against his attacks, you need to know how the enemy ...read more