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Study the Bible… at Church

One of the easiest ways to dig deeper into God’s Word is to follow along with what is being taught at your church, either from the pulpit (if your pastor preaches/teaches through a book of the Bible in an expository … Continue reading

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Topic Study: Friendship (from Proverbs)

STUDY TOPIC: Building Better Friendships KEY PASSAGE(S): Various verses from the Book of Proverbs While most of us always welcome the opportunity to make new friends, when it comes to friendship in general, what people want (and need) most is … Continue reading

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Five Things I Like About Logos

Of the five Bible software programs I own, none provides the variety of powerful built-in tools for equipping a layperson like myself (and maybe you) for serious Bible study like the one from Logos. While most of their nine library … Continue reading

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If someone asked me to describe in just a few words, I’m not sure I could do it. No, actually I’m pretty sure that I could not do it. The scope and variety of content is pretty massive, with … Continue reading

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Passage Study: Matthew 13:1-23

MIRACLE GROW (PARABLE OF THE SOWER) PASSAGE: Matthew 13:1-23 READ THE TEXT completely through once. READ AGAIN Jesus’ explanation of the parable (v. 18-23) and answer the following questions: 1. Why do you think some people are more open to … Continue reading

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Review: Opening Up Commentary

Commentary: Opening Up Commentary Type: ○Single Volume/OT/NT   ●Individual Books Style: ●Layperson   ○Pastor/Teacher   ○Technical/Student   ●Devotional   ○Other Rating: ●●●●○ (Very Good) SUMMARY The Opening Up Commentary Collection offers accessible and easy-to-read introductions to the books of the Bible. The commentaries tackle … Continue reading

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Five Things I Like About WORDsearch

As I mentioned in a previous post, while I own five different Bible software programs, I really utilize only two of them on a regular basis: WORDsearch Bible Software and Logos Bible Software. Both are very good, solid programs and … Continue reading

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