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A Circumcised Heart - Spending Time With God - Part II (Page 3)
Page 3 of Spending Time With God by Pastor Danny Hodges continues looking at the requirements for spending time with God and the things that will crowd God out of our lives.

'Spending Time With God' by Pastor Danny Hodges
We continue with Part IV of Spending Time With God, written by Pastor Danny Hodges of Calvary Chapel St. Petersburg in Florida. His down-to-earth style and practical, every day applications are sure to encourage you in your Christian walk, especially in developing a devotional life. In Part IV he continues the series by looking at the routine for spending time with God, beginning with the Word of God and prayer.

The Word of God - Spending Time With God - Part IV (Page 2)
Page 2 of Spending Time With God by Pastor Danny Hodges continues looking at the routine for spending time with God including reading the Word of God.

The Word of God - Spending Time With God - Part IV (Page 3)
Page 3 of Spending Time With God by Pastor Danny Hodges continues looking at the routine for spending time with God including reading the Word of God.

Terri's Healing - Testimony of a Life Transformed from Terminal to Cancer Free
In this testimony of a life transformed by faith in God you'll read how Terri is diagnosed with a terminal form of lung cancer just after losing her mother to cancer. In the midst of exhausting treatments, Terri decides to bring Jesus into her life. Friends, family and Christians throughout the nation join in prayer with Terri, until one day she receives an amazing report -- her lungs are totally cancer free!

Seventh-day Adventist Church Denomination Overview
The Seventh-day Adventist Church holds worship services on Saturday. Learn the history and distinctive beliefs of the denomination.

Unity Christian Beliefs and Practices
Unity puts much emphasis on prayer and positive affirmations. See how Unity Christian beliefs depart from the doctrines of orthodox Christianity.

Spending Time With God - Part I by Pastor Danny Hodges
This is an excerpt from the booklet Spending Time With God by Pastor Danny Hodges, a practical teaching on developing a daily devotional life.

Spending Time With God - Part I (Page 2)
Page 2 of the article Spending Time With God looks at the requirements for spending time with God, such as a sincere prayer and a pure heart.

Lutheran Church Denomination Overview
This Lutheran church denomination overview provides a brief sketch of the church including the number of members, founders, sacred text, and the beliefs and practices of the Lutheran faith.

A Circumcised Heart - Spending Time With God Part II
Part II of Spending Time With God by Pastor Danny Hodges continues looking at the requirements for spending time with God, beginning with a circumcised heart.

Clean Up Your Thinking - Time to Take Out the Trash
Do you need to clean up your thinking? Do you have negative thoughts about yourself and others? Learn now to clean up our

Mother's Day Poem - Original Christian Poem About a Mother


Lazarus - The Man Jesus Raised From The Dead
Lazarus and Jesus were close friends, so close, he was raised from the dead by the Lord. Learn why the resurrection of Lazarus triggered a plot to murder Jesus Christ.

Introduction to the Book of Colossians
The book of Colossians warns believers against the dangers which threaten them. Find out how the Apostle Paul's wisdom can improve your life today.

Prayer of Thanksgiving - Christian Poem About Sincerity
This prayer of thanksgiving encourages believers to be sincere at Thanksgiving, and remember those who are less fortunate than us.

Modern Day Examples of Idolatry for Christian Men
Jack Zavada shares modern day examples of idolatry and points Christian men to the always open u-turn that God offers on the wayward path of idolatry.

For Men Only - Is Ambition Unbiblical?
Jack Zavada of Inspiration-for-Singles.com continues his series of teachings for Christian men only by asking the question,

Too Proud to Ask for Help - Devotional for Christian Men
Are you too proud to ask for help? This devotional for Christian men will help you break the cycle of pride and get in the habit of asking God for help.

For Men Only - Life's Toughest Decision


Southern Baptist Church - A Brief History
Trace the history of the Southern Baptist Church Denomination beginning with the reformation in England in the sixteenth century.

Is There Mathematical Proof of God?
Do we really need mathematical proof of God? If you wrestle with doubts about God's existence, perhaps Jack's discovery will provide the proof you seek.

12 Signs of a Healthy Faith-Life
How fit is your faith? Do you need a spiritual check-up? If you sense something might be wrong in your Christian walk, here are 12 signs of a healthy faith-life.

Daily Devotionals for Women - Books and Bibles
These daily devotionals are for women who want to renew their spirit and connect with God on a daily basis by bringing him into every aspect of their life.

10 Spiritual Growth Tips for Christians
This spiritual growth workshop combines several tips and tools to help you grow in your Christian walk. Each tool is practical and easy to follow.

Christmas Words Associated With Christianity
The Christmas season brings to mind familiar sights, sounds, flavors, colors, and words, each resonating with impressions of the season. This collection of Christmas words contains terms specifically associated with the Christian faith.

Christmas Words Associated With Christianity
The Christmas season brings to mind familiar sights, sounds, flavors, colors, and words, each resonating with impressions of the season. This collection of Christmas words contains terms specifically associated with the Christian faith.

Everything We Need - 2 Peter 1:3 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 239: Today's verse is 2 Peter 1:3. The inspiring thought teaches us to dispel stress and fear with the sure promises of God.

Every Perfect Gift - James 1:17 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 240: Today's Bible verse of the day is James 1:17. The inspiring thought reminds us to give thanks for every perfect gift from God.

Introduction to the Book of 3 John - Bible Study
The book of 3 John catalogs the qualities of four types of Christians we should and should not imitate. See which type reminds you of yourself.

If You Dread Christmas, Here Is One Remedy to Try
When you dread Christmas, the season becomes drudgery to struggle through. Instead, try this refreshing solution to return joy to your holidays.

What Is the Gap Theory? - Exploring Gap Creationism
The gap theory is an Old Earth Creationism theory, or Ruin-Reconstruction theory, but biblical text to support the idea of a gap in creation is thin.

The New King James Version: History and Purpose
The New King James Version is a popular Bible translation among Christians today. Read a brief history and explanation of the NKJV of the Bible.

Divine Works of the Holy Spirit - Topical Bible Study
In our topical study series on the Holy Spirit, we'll now explore the divine works of the Holy Spirit to better understand what the Bible says.

How to Know Sin When the Bible Is Not Clear
Many sins are spelled out in the Bible. The Ten Commandments give us a clear picture of God's laws. But how can we know sin if the Bible isn't clear?

Christian Wedding Music Tips for Your Marriage Ceremony
Christian wedding music can play an important role in your marriage ceremony. Find tips for choosing the music for your Christian wedding service.

Roman Catholic Church Denomination
This Roman Catholic church profile provides a brief sketch of the denomination including the beliefs and practices of the faith.

Eastern Orthodox Church Denomination Overview
This Eastern Orthodox Church overview gives a brief sketch of the denomination including the beliefs and practices of the faith.

King James Version Bible - History and Purpose
The King James Version is a popular Bible translation among Christians today. Read about the history and purpose of the translation.

Top Easter Movies for Christians
These five top Easter movies commemorate in a passionate and powerful way, the life, mission, message, sacrifice and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Christadelphian Beliefs and Practices
Christadelphian beliefs depart from orthodox Christian doctrine in several areas. Learn their unique teachings about Jesus, the Trinity, and the afterlife.

Joyce Meyer Biography and Word of Faith Ministry
Joyce Meyer, with little more than a high school education, has built a multi-million dollar ministry. Learn of the controversy surrounding her.

Faith and Works - Reconciling the Two Doctrines
Faith and works form two sides of a theological debate over the doctrine of salvation. Reconcile the question: Are we justified by faith or by works?

Christian Death - What Happens When a Believer Dies?
For a Christian death is only the beginning of eternal life in heaven. The Bible assures us when a believer dies, we need not grieve without hope.

When a Christian Dies Eternal Life Begins
When a Christian dies, we know from the Bible that eternal life begins. We don't have to worry or grieve without hope, for the best is yet to come. Page 2.

Bible Study Tips to Enrich Your Studies
These simple Bible study tips are designed to enrich your study time by making it more personal and meaningful.

Assemblies of God Church History Overview
Trace a brief history of the Assemblies of God denomination. Learn about a spreading revival that started this pentecostal church movement.

Victory Bible Reading Plan by James McKeever
One of my favorite Bible reading plans is The Victory Bible Reading Plan, by James McKeever, Ph.D. The one-year simple arrangement brings the Bible to life.

Three Word of Faith Movement Errors
Word of Faith, often called 'name it and claim it,' is a movement that decreases the sovereignty of God and increases the importance of man.

Read Through the Bible With These Helpful Tips
Tackle the most common struggles (and excuses) for not reading through the Bible so you can succeed in this worthwhile essential of the Christian life.

Single Christians: Learn How to Be Loved and to Love
Directed to single Christians, this article on how to be loved reveals a few basic principles that almost all Christians would benefit from learning.

What Did Lazarus See in Heaven?
Are you eager to know what Lazarus saw when he ventured into the afterlife? The story of Lazarus reveals the most important truth about heaven.

Easter Devotional: What is My Purpose? The Gift of Joy
Discover a bit about the joy-filled purpose of your life through this Easter devotional. Jesus knew the purpose for his life on earth. He endured the cross with that purpose in mind. In

John Calvin Biography: A Giant in Reformed Christianity
John Calvin was a major figure in Reformed Christianity, establishing doctrines that are practiced by millions today. Read about his fascinating life.

Pleasing God - How to Make God Happy
Pleasing God may feel like the best kept secret, yet by following a simple but challenging instruction from Jesus we can make God happy.

Memorize Bible Verses as a Family
With these techniques, not only will your whole family memorize Bible verses, you'll be spending more time together and teaching your kids about God.

Profile of Abel - First Martyr in the Bible
Meet Abel, the first martyr and shepherd in the Bible. Learn what Abel accomplished, his strengths and weaknesses, and lessons from his life.

Is It Okay to Pray, "If It Be Your Will, Lord?"
A reader asks this question about prayer: Is it Okay to Pray,

Overcoming Despair - Jars of Clay Devotional
Receive encouragement from God's Word in overcoming despair through this Jars of Clay devotional based on 2 Corinthians 4:7-12; 16-18.

A Prayer to God Our Help - Christian Hymn
A Prayer to God Our Help was written almost 300 years ago by Isaac Watts, yet this wonderful prayer for help in hard times remains relevant today.

I Thank Thee - Prayer of Thanks to God for All Things
'I Thank Thee' is a beautiful Thanksgiving prayer by Jane Crewdson (1860) offering thankfulness to God for all things in life, both the good and the bad.

Seeking God - Worship Him Through Relationship
What does it mean to worship God? Karen Wolff shows us that we can learn a lot about worship simply through relationship with God.

Introduction to the Book of Deuteronomy
The book of Deuteronomy reviews Israel's history and responsibility to God, and closes with Moses' death. Learn why it's still relevant 3,500 years later.

Lot in the Bible - The Nephew of Abraham
Lot, the nephew of Abraham, was a Bible character who never lived up to his God-given potential. Learn how Lot let his opportunities for greatness slip by.

How to Find Love That Changes Everything - God's Love
It's not that easy to find love, unless we turn to someone unexpected: God. When you find love from God, you find a love that takes your breath away.

Timothy in the Bible - Evangelist and Paul's Protege
Timothy in the Bible became the Apostle Paul's successor because he was spiritually mature. See how he advanced beyond his years to preach the gospel.

Christian Devotions for Men: Encouragement for Today
These Christian devotions for men by Jack Zavada highlight relevant topics and offer practical encouragement for Christian men in today's world.

Crucifixions - Different Forms and Types of Crosses
Detailed descriptions of crucifixions are few, perhaps because historians could not bear to describe the gruesome events of this horrible practice.

Christian Marriage Advice - Practical and Biblical
Before you give up on your Christian marriage, here's practical and biblical advice to bring hope and faith into your seemingly impossible situation.

Biography of Billy Graham - Christian Evangelist
This biography of Billy Graham traces the life of a beloved American evangelist known for his worldwide crusades leading thousands to faith in Christ.

Messianic Judaism and How it Got Started
Messianic Judaism attempts to blend belief in Jesus (Yeshua) as Savior with a traditional Jewish lifestyle. Discover how Messianic Judaism got started.

Teach Me Your Ways - Psalm 25:4-5 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 233: Today's verse of the day is Psalm 25:4-5. The inspiring thought singles in on a prayer for learning the ways of the Lord.

Deep Water Rescue - 2 Samuel 22:17 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 230: Today's verse of the day is 2 Samuel 22:17. The inspiring thought captures the drama and emotion of God's deep water rescues.

He Removes Kings and Sets Up Kings - Daniel 2:20-21
Verse of the Day 228: Today's verse of the day is Daniel 2:20-21. The inspiring thought recognizes that God is sovereign over every king and kingdom.

Just Say No - Titus 2:11-12 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 221: Today's Bible verse of the day is Titus 2:11-12. The inspiring thought reveals the key to saying no to sin.

What Is Frankincense? A Gift Fit for a King
Frankincense was a precious substance with great significance in ancient times. Learn the fascinating story of frankincense, and what it symbolized.

Roman Crucifixion - Definition and Examples
Roman crucifixion was one of the most painful and disgraceful methods of punishment. It was used to exert authority and control over the population.

Definition of Hallelujah in the Bible
Hallelujah is an expression of praise that is quite popular today, but was only used sparingly in the Bible. It is formed from two Hebrew words.

The Nicene Creed Christian Statement of Faith
The Nicene Creed is an ancient Christian text known as the most widely accepted statement of faith among Christian churches. Learn the origins of the creed.

Christian Science Beliefs and Church Practices
Learn basic Christian Science beliefs and practices with this overview of what the Christian Science Church teaches its members.

Overview of the Assemblies of God Denomination
This Assemblies of God denomination is one of the largest Pentecostal Christian denominations in the world. Learn what they believe and teach.

Female Pet Names From the Bible
The Bible is a great source for finding female pet names. This collection suggests several ideas and why they might make a good name for your pet.

Bible Feast of Dedication (Hanukkah) for Christians
Learn about the Bible Feast of Dedication or Hanukkah from a Christian view, including observances, seasons, and the fulfillment of the Messiah.

Bible Feast of Trumpets (Rosh Hashanah) for Christians
Learn about the Feast of Trumpets or Rosh Hashanah from a Christian perspective, including traditional observances, Bible references, and more.

Nazarene Church Beliefs and Worship Practices
Nazarene beliefs are similar to the doctrines of other evangelical churches, with the exception of two views on sanctification and eternal security.

Disciples of Christ - Distinctive Beliefs and Practices
The Disciples of Christ, one of the denominations flowing from the Restoration Movement in 19th century America, give much freedom to local congregations.

Coptic Christian Beliefs and Practices
The Coptic Christian Church teaches that both God and people play a role in salvation. Learn what Copts believe and how they practice their faith today.

ESV Study Bible - Review With Pros and Cons
The ESV Study Bible is a Bible created by believers for believers, but any sincere seeker will find life-changing truths within its pages as well.

How to Respect Authority - Tips for Christians
See what God says about respecting authority as Karen Wolff shares practical tips for submitting to God's authority with a good attitude.

Surrender to God - What You Want Most in Life
In this devotional about surrender to God, Jack Zavada discusses a deep need we all have to be right. But surrendering to God is what we want most.

The Transfiguration Revealed Jesus' Divinity
The Transfiguration Bible story was a supernatural event, in which Jesus Christ revealed his true identity as God, fulfilling the law and the prophets.

Are Vampires in the Bible? What Does Scripture Say?
You won't find vampires in the Bible, but one farfetched theory claims vampires originated from two verses in the book of Genesis.

Three Reasons to Avoid Bitterness as a Single Christian
Maybe you've slipped into the bitterness trap unaware. Learn how to stay free from bitterness as a Christian single.

Presbyterian Church History Overview
Trace the history of the Presbyterian Church Denomination. Learn how reformers paved the way for religious and political changes across the globe.

Presbyterian Church Denomination Overview
This Presbyterian church profile provides a brief sketch of the denomination including the beliefs and practices of the faith.

Popular Bible Translations - Compare Versions
Compare the text of some of the most popular Bible translations. Each one is used on the About Christianity site for quoting text from the Bible.

Samson - Judge and Nazirite Who Returned to God
Samson is often regarded as a failure, yet he's listed in Hebrews 11 with heroes of great faith. Discover what Samson learned that turned his life around.

The Book of Joshua: How the Israelites Conquered Canaan
The book of Joshua is packed with miracles, exciting battles, and demonstrations of God's love for his chosen people when they reached the Promised Land.

Moses in the Bible - Giver of the Law
Moses led the Hebrew people out from slavery in Egypt. He handed down the Ten Commandments and then led Israel through the desert to the Promised Land.

Elisha the Prophet Built on the Miracles of Elijah
Elisha the prophet was one of those rare replacements who equaled his predecessor. See how this Bible hero showed God's grace to both rich and poor.

Meet Barak: Hebrew Warrior Who Answered God's Call
Barak was an Old Testament warrior who showed great faith in God, obeying God's judge, Deborah, and facing Canaanite chariots despite overwhelming odds.

Caiaphas - High Priest of the Jerusalem Temple
Caiaphas, the high priest in the Jerusalem temple, was one of the co-conspirators in Jesus Christ's death. See why he decided that Jesus had to die.

Introduction to the Book of Jonah in the Bible
The book of Jonah demonstrates God's concern for everyone in the world. Witness God giving a reluctant prophet and the people of Nineveh a second chance.

Introduction to the Book of Titus in the Bible
The book of Titus, a Pastoral Epistle about choosing competent church leaders, is especially relevant in today's immoral, materialistic society.

Testimony of a Muslim Convert to Christianity
Khalid Mansoor Soomro is from the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. This is his dramatic story telling how a Muslim convert came to faith in Jesus Christ.

The Book of Life in Christianity
The Book of Life contains your name, but only if you believe in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. Find out what the Book of Life says about your future.

Methodist Church History Overview
Trace a brief history of the Methodist Church Denomination. Learn how Methodism received its name and why it became a popular movement in America.

What Is a Parable?
A parable is a story with a deeper meaning. Jesus used parables to teach moral lessons to those who paid attention and hide the truth from his enemies.

Can Satan Read Your Mind?
Have you ever wondered, can Satan read your mind? The Bible teaches that Satan is powerful and influential, but he's not a mind-reader. Only God is omniscient.

Ascension Of Jesus - Bible Story Summary
The ascension of Jesus returned him to heaven so the Holy Spirit could dwell inside every believer. Learn what the ascension means to you, personally, as a Christian.

The Parable of the Lost Sheep - Bible Story
Jesus' parable of the Lost Sheep touches both children and adults. Discover why we are more like lost sheep than we care to admit.

The Temptation of Jesus Bible Story Summary
The temptation of Jesus in the wilderness shows the truth of Christ's humanity, but Satan couldn't get him to sin. See the practical lesson in the story.

Responding to Disappointment as a Christian
Life can let us down when our Christian faith collides with an unexpected reality. Consider these tips for responding to disappointment as a Christian.

Is Getting Angry a Sin? What Does the Bible Say?
The Bible has a lot to say about the subject of getting angry. It teaches us how to deal with our angry feelings and reactions.

Praying God's Will - The Turning Point in Prayer
While there is no special formula that guarantees the results we want in prayer, there is a key, a turning point in prayer--it's praying God's will.

Discover the Cure for Loneliness as a Single Christian
Are you a single Christian struggling with loneliness? Discover the cure for loneliness by examining these principals.

Introduction to the Book of Leviticus
This introduction to the book of Leviticus will help you better understand God's purpose in the book and gain a more unified perspective on the Bible.

Eve in the Bible - Mother of All the Living
Eve is the first woman and mother of all the living. Learn what she accomplished, her character strengths and weaknesses, and lessons from her life.

Adam - The First Man and Father of Humankind
Meet Adam, the first man and father of humankind, Learn what he accomplished, his strengths and weaknesses, and lessons we can learn from his life.

Prophet Jonah - Reluctant Mouthpiece for God
The Prophet Jonah seemed like a buffoon, but he helped save over 120,000 people. Discover why Jesus himself considered Jonah's story to be true.

Who Is Satan? Adversary of God and Man
Satan is a living being created by God whose most powerful weapon is deceit. Learn the secret of Satan's strength in the world today.

Fun Prayer Activities for Christian Children
These prayer activities and games will help you teach kids to pray in a fun way that makes sense to them. They can be taught at home or in Sunday School.

Christianity Basics 101
Christianity Basics 101 is a practical resource to help you learn the basic building blocks of the Christian faith. Get started growing in faith today.

Introduction to the Book of 2 Corinthians
This introduction to 2 Corinthians presents a deeply personal letter from Paul to the church in Corinth. With great transparency we are shown Paul's heart.

Zechariah - Father Of John The Baptist
Zechariah, a priest in the Jerusalem temple, had his prayers for a son miraculously answered by God in his old age. His wife Elizabeth gave birth to John the Baptist. Learn why an angel prevented Zechariah from speaking until his son was born.

James The Less Was A Wholly Obscure Apostle Of Christ
James the Less was one of the least known apostles. Although we learn almost nothing about him in Scripture, we do know he sacrificed everything to answer God's call. His obscurity may have been the most remarkable detail of his life.

Zacchaeus - The Tax Collector Who Turned to Jesus
Zacchaeus, a corrupt tax collector in Jericho, encountered Jesus one day and it changed his life forever. Learn what Zacchaeus' story says to you.

The Book Of Psalms Speaks To Hurting Hearts
The book of Psalms is one of the most beautiful collections of poetry in the Bible. Discover why the Psalms are also used by millions of people when they pray.

Introduction to the Book of Philippians
Philippians is one of Paul's most personal letters, written to the church in Philippi. Learn the secret to Paul's contentment in the book of Philippians.

Best Free Christian Ecard Sites for Personal Greetings
Find the best free Christian ecard sites that are easy to use and require no registration. This collection includes personalized Christian greetings.

Best Mobile Bible Software for Devices
This collection of best mobile Bible software features reviews of top Bible software applications for Palm, Pocket PC, and other portable PDA devices.

Dealing With Stress as a Christian
Dealing with stress as a Christian begins with defining stress, learning the basic causes, and discovering ways to cope and find relief from stress.

Seven Arguments in Favor of the Resurrection of Christ
The resurrection of Jesus Christ is the most hotly debated event in history. See how these seven proofs support the resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Jesse Tree Advent Custom - Teach Kids About the Bible
Consider this Jesse Tree Advent custom as a unique and fun way to teach your children about the Bible at Christmas time.

Misconceptions About Mary the Mother of Jesus
There are many misconceptions among Christians about Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ. Here are just a few doctrines that have no biblical foundation.

Simple Tips for Teaching Children to Pray
Teaching children to pray at a young age is an excellent way to help them grow closer to Jesus and develop an enduring relationship with God.

Ten Commandments - Bible Story Summary
Read a summary of the Ten Commandments Bible story in Exodus and Deuteronomy. Learn a lesson about righteous anger and why we're created to worship.

The Wedding at Cana Details Jesus' First Miracle
The wedding at Cana marked the beginning of Jesus Christ's public ministry. Discover how this supernatural act holds special significance for you today.

Five Traits of True Christian Friends
True Christian friends are rare treasures. Get to know three types of Christian friendships and five qualities of true Christian friends.

Church Discipline - What Does the Bible Say?
Church discipline is the process of confronting and correcting open sin in the body of Christ. The Bible gives a clear pattern for church discipline.

Depression in the Bible - What Does Scripture Say?
How does God view depression in the Bible? Is it a sin? Should we just snap out of it as if nothing is wrong? Learn what the Bible says about depression.

How Do I Find My Life's Purpose? - Devotional
If finding your life's purpose seems like an elusive undertaking, don't panic! Karen Wolff gives practical support for finding the purpose of your life.

Overcoming Anxiety and Worry - Christian Devotional
Do you need help overcoming anxiety? Are you consumed with worry? Learn to manage these feelings by understanding what the Bible says about them.

How to Build a Close Relationship With Jesus
As Christians grow in spiritual maturity, we hunger for a deep relationship with Jesus, but at the same time we feel confused over how to go about it.

Child of God - See Yourself How God Sees You
As a child of God, do you see yourself how God sees you? To truly understand how God sees you, you must look at what he says in his Word.

5 Steps to Building Your Christian Marriage
Building your Christian marriage and keeping it strong requires work. Yet, the blessings and rewards of that effort are priceless and immeasurable.

The Quakers - Beliefs and Worship Practices
See how Quakers beliefs compare with mainstream Christianity. Learn how the beliefs and practices of Quakers affect the way Friends live.

Forgiveness Bible Verses
These forgiveness Bible verses demonstrate God's unfailing love. See how you are forgiven so you can forgive others. Take heart and soothe your soul with these forgiveness Scriptures.

How to Avoid Backsliding as a Christian
Are you backsliding as a Christian? If you're drifting away from God in your Christian life, these 10 steps will help you get back on track today.

What Are Spiritual Gifts in the Bible?
Spiritual gifts are the source of controversy and confusion among believers. Avoid the controversy and explore what the Bible says about spiritual gifts.

What Are Motivational Gifts in the Bible?
The motivational gifts serve to reveal the personality of God. These spiritual gifts are practical in nature, describing the motivations of the servant. Page 2.

Cain - First Human Child to Be Born
Cain was the first person to commit murder in the Bible and the first-born son to Adam and Eve. See the important lessons we can learn from his life.

Sarah - Wife of Abraham and Mother of the Jewish Nation
Sarah, wife of Abraham, received a miracle from God in her old age. Learn how faith in God blessed Sarah and made her mother of the Jewish nation.

Jochebed in the Bible - The Mother Of Moses
Jochebed was the mother of Moses. Her brave decision to put her baby's life into God's hands helped bring about freedom for the Jewish people.

How to Avoid Temptation
Learning how to avoid temptation is key to living a victorious Christian live. Here are 5 practical things you can do to grow stronger and smarter in our struggle against sin.

Isaac - Son of Abraham and Father of Jacob and Esau
Isaac, the miracle son of Abraham, was one of the great Jewish patriarchs. Learn how Isaac fulfilled God's promise to make Israel a great nation.

Book Of Proverbs Gives God's Wisdom For Living
The book of Proverbs is filled with God's wisdom for a happy life. Discover why Proverbs is among the most practical books of the Bible.

Caesar Augustus - First Roman Emperor
Caesar Augustus was the first emperor in the ancient Roman Empire. Discover how improvements made by Caesar Augustus later helped Christianity spread.

Six Reasons to Convert to Christianity
The Bible presents several convincing motives for becoming a Christian. Here are six life-changing reasons to convert to Christianity.

Judas Iscariot – Betrayer of Jesus Christ
Judas Iscariot, one of the12 disciples, betrayed Jesus for 30 pieces of silver. Was he the traitor history has painted him or only a necessary pawn?

Nicodemus in the Bible - Seeker of God
Nicodemus, a member of the Sanhedrin, went to Jesus at night to learn from him. This wise, curious man sought the truth about God and eternal life.

The Apostle Andrew Led Others To Jesus Christ
The Apostle Andrew, a former follower of John the Baptist, was the first disciple to follow Jesus Christ. He led his brother Peter and others to the Messiah. Discover how the Apostle Andrew's hunger for the truth saved his soul.

The Apostle Thomas - Now Known as Doubting Thomas
Like many people today, the Apostle Thomas refused to believe in the resurrection without evidence. Learn how he reacted when he saw the risen Christ.

Book of Romans - The Apostle Paul's Masterpiece
The book of Romans, the Apostle Paul's inspirational masterpiece, explains God's plan of salvation by grace, through faith in Jesus Christ.

Introduction to the Book of Hebrews
The book of Hebrews builds a case for the superiority of Jesus Christ and Christianity. Learn why it still speaks convincingly to Christians today.

Introduction to the Book of Galatians
The book of Galatians warns that we are not saved by obeying the Law but by faith in Jesus Christ, teaching us how to be free from the burden of the Law.

Introduction to the Book of Ephesians
The book of Ephesians gives practical, encouraging advice on living a life that honors God, which is why it's still relevant in a conflict-ridden world.

Introduction to the Book of 1 Corinthians
Paul wrote 1 Corinthians to confront and correct the young church in Corinth as it was struggling with matters of disunity, immorality and immaturity.

Introduction to the Gospel of Luke
This Bible study resource provides an introduction to the Gospel of Luke. Luke's Gospel reveals Jesus as the perfect human Savior.

The Gospel of Mark Reveals Jesus as the Messiah
The Gospel of Mark reveals Jesus the Servant. The dramatic and action-filled account was written by John Mark to prove that Jesus Christ is the Messiah.

Meaning of Immanuel in the Bible
The word Immanuel, mentioned by Isaiah, predicted that a savior would be born and live with his people. 700 years later, Jesus fulfilled that prophecy.

What Does Redemption Mean in Christianity?
Redemption is an important concept in Christianity. Learn how redemption takes a believer from the bondage of sin to new life in Jesus Christ.

Romans 14 - What to Do When the Bible Is Not Clear
We often have questions when the Bible doesn't seem to have clear answers. Romans 14 teaches us a valuable lesson about such disputable matters.

Biblical Perspectives on Divorce and Remarriage
What does the Bible say about divorce and remarriage? From a biblical perspective, consider some of the most frequently asked questions.

Frequently Asked Questions on Divorce and Remarriage
Continue reading page 2 of frequently asked questions about divorce and remarriage for Christians.

What Is the Best Christian Homeschooling Curriculum?
Are you looking for the best Christian homeschooling curriculum for your family? Here are short reviews of the top five along with pricing information.

Alaska Cruise Review: Inside Passage Christian Cruise
This Alaska cruise review focuses on the spiritual aspects of our Inside Passage Christian cruise to help you reach an informed decision.

Rest for Your Soul - Matthew 11:28–30 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 16: Today's Bible verse of the day is Matthew 11:28–30. The inspiring thought reassures us that Jesus promises rest for our souls.

Patience Bible Verses for Waiting on the Lord
This collection of Patience Bible verses is designed to help you slow down and focus on what God's Word says about waiting on the Lord.

Wisdom Words From The Bible
This collection of wisdom words is taken from the Bible and compiled here to quickly help you gain wisdom and understanding by studying what God's Word says regarding wisdom.

Study Four Terms for Hell in the Bible
Study four different terms for hell in the Bible and how they are translated. These passages help us understand what the Bible says about hell.

Obedience to God - What Does the Bible Say?
Obedience to God in the Old and New Testament relates to hearing or hearkening to a higher authority. It also conveys the idea of submission and trust.

Drinking Alcohol - What Does the Bible Say?
Drinking alcohol is an issue that still divides Christians today. The Bible clearly states that drunkenness is a sin that offends God. Explore Christian viewpoints on drinking alcohol.

Faith Building Bible Verses to Fortify Your Faith
These faith building Bible verses form a collection of inspirational and topical Bible verses chosen to fortify your faith and inspire spiritual growth.

End Times - Topical Bible Study
This topical Bible study series on the

The Perfect Church - Ephesians 4:1–3 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 218: Today's verse is Eph. 4:1–3. The inspiring thought urges us to walk in unity because there's no such thing as a perfect church.

Jesus Died for Me - Romans 5:8 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 217: Today's Bible verse of the day is Romans 5:8. The inspiring thought assures us of the greatest love ever revealed.

By Their Fruits - Matthew 7:16 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 212: Today's Bible verse of the day is Matthew 7:16. The inspiring thought shows us how to judge the genuineness of our faith.

Walk in the Light of Life - Psalm 56:13 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 211: Today's verse of the day is Psalm 56:13. The inspiring thought considers what it means to walk before God in the light of life.

Make Room for More - Christmas Devotional
Continue day four of the 12 Days of Christmas devotions with

Bible Verses About Strength
These Bible verses about strength will remind you where your strength comes from. The Lord is the source of our power, and his might is unlimited.

What Does the Bible Say About Marriage?
Christian Marriage is an important issue in the life of a believer. Learn what the Bible says about marriage and how to develop a stronger one.

Five Favorite Books for Thanksgiving Day
Here are five of my favorite Thanksgiving books, perfect for curling up by the fire on a cool November night, or reading together with your family.

Nothing Is Too Hard for God - Jer. 32:17 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 193: Today's verse of the day is Jeremiah 32:17. The inspiring thought delights in the knowledge that nothing is too hard for God.

True Peace - John 14:27 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 204: Today's Bible verse of the day is John 14:27. The inspiring thought brings us comfort with Jesus' promise of true peace.

Thank You, Lord! - Psalm 106:1 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 205: Today's verse is Psalm 106:1. The inspiring thought urges us to spend a few moments each day saying thanks to God.

Imitators of Christ - 1 Cor. 11:1 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 201: Today's verse is 1 Corinthians 11:1. The inspiring thought teaches us to imitate other believers as they imitate Christ.

Yesterday, Today, Forever - Hebrews 13:8 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 200: Today's verse of the day is Hebrews 13:8. The inspiring thought speaks of the eternally trustworthy nature of Jesus Christ.

Greater Is He - 1 John 4:4 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 199: Today's verse of the day is 1 John 4:4. The inspiring thought reassures us that we have overcome the enemy through Jesus Christ.

First Love - Revelation 2:4 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 187: Today's verse of the day is Revelation 2:4. The inspiring thought challenges us to return to our first love for Jesus Christ.

Meekness Is Not Weakness - Matthew 5:5 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day - Day 189: Today's Bible verse of the day is Matthew 5:5. The inspiring thought examines the true meaning of meekness.

Ask, Seek, Knock - Luke 11:9-10 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 183: Today's Bible verse of the day is Luke 11:9-10. The inspiring thought is a simple reminder of the importance of prayer.

We Shall Come Out as Gold - Job 23:10 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 180: Today's verse of the day is Job 23:10. The inspiring thought reminds us that at the end of the road we shall come out as gold.

An Attitude of Gratitude - Col. 3:16 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 181: Today's verse of the day is Col. 3:16. The inspiring thought takes note of the benefits of developing an attitude of gratitude.

Rebekah - Wife of Isaac and Mother of Esau and Jacob
Rebekah, the wife of Isaac, was yet another barren woman in the Bible who gave birth through God's grace. Learn how Rebekah defied ancient customs.

True Wisdom - Ecclesiastes 12:13–14 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 149: Ecclesiastes 12:13–14. The inspiring thought speaks of true wisdom, which is to fear God and keep his commandments.

Weapon of War - 2 Corinthians 10:3–4 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 148: Today's verse is 2 Corinthians 10:3–4. The inspiring thought urges us to use our spiritual weapon of war--prayer.

Pain for a Purpose - 2 Corinthians 12:7–9 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 142: 2 Corinthians 12:7–9. The inspiring thought reminds us that God sometimes allows sickness and pain for a purpose.

Thanksgiving Day Holiday Resources for Christians
Find practical information about the Thanksgiving Day holiday for Christians, including tips, celebration ideas, Bible verses, Christian customs, and many more resources associated with Thanksgiving Day.

He Trains My Hands for War - Psalm 144:1-2
Verse of the Day - Day 136: Today's Bible verse of the day is Psalm 144:1–2. The inspiring thought encourages us to let the Lord fight our battles.

The Moment I Let Go - Christian Testimony of Letting Go
Sacha grew up without her father only to be given a chance to care for him in his dying days. In letting go, she and her father discover renewed life.

Precious in His Eyes - Isaiah 43:4 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 87: Today's Bible verse of the day is Isaiah 43:4. The inspiring thought emphasizes how precious we are to the Lord.

Face Your Fears - 2 Timothy 1:7 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 82: Today's Bible verse of the day is 2 Timothy 1:7. The inspiring thought encourages us to face our fears.

Forgive as the Lord Forgave You - Colossians 3:13
Verse of the Day - Day 86: Today's verse is Colossians 3:13. The inspiring thought recommends prayer as a facilitator in the process of forgiveness.

Entertaining Angels - Hebrews 13:2 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 109: Today's Bible verse of the day is Hebrews 13:2. The inspiring thought reminds us to show hospitality to strangers.

Rejoice, Pray, Give Thanks - 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18
Verse of the Day - Day 108: Today's verse is 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18. The inspiring thought teaches us three important rules for everyday life.

Jesus in Your Boat - Matthew 14:32-33 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day: Today's verse is Matthew 14:32-33. The inspiring thought assures us that with Jesus in our boat, he will calm the storms of life.

Transforming Your Mind - Romans 12:2 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 106: Today's verse is Romans 12:2. The inspiring thought instructs us to let God transform our minds from the inside out.

Humble Yourself - 1 Peter 5:6 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 104: Today's verse of the day is 1 Peter 5:6. The inspiring thought warns us to daily humble ourselves before the Lord.

Forget the Former Things - Isaiah 43:18-19
Verse of the Day - Day 100: Today's verse of the day is Isaiah 43:18-19. The inspiring thought stirs us to forget the former things.

Confession and Powerful Prayers - James 5:16
Verse of the Day - Day 99: Today's verse is James 5:16. The inspiring thought dwells on the connection between confession, reconciliation and prayer.

Right Thinking - Philippians 4:8 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 97: Today's Bible verse of the day is Philippians 4:8. The inspiring thought urges us to cultivate right thinking.

Gracious Words - Proverbs 16:24 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 95: Today's Bible verse of the day is Proverbs 16:24. The inspiring thought prompts us to speak gracious words.

What God Starts He Completes - Philippians 1:6
Verse of the Day - Day 89: Today's verse is Philippians 1:6. The inspiring thought reassures us that God will complete the good work he started in us.

The Whole Armor of God - Ephesians 6:11 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day - Day 90: Today's Bible verse of the day is Ephesians 6:11. The inspiring thought instructs us to put on the whole armor of God.

God's Masterpiece - Ephesians 2:10 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 83: Today's Bible verse of the day is Ephesians 2:10. The inspiring thought makes us aware of how very special we are to God.

Don't Give Up - Galatians 6:9 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 81: Today's verse is Galatians 6:9. The inspiring thought motivates us to keep doing good until we reap the promised reward.

Christian Singles Advice
Christian singles face a unique set of challenges in the Christian life. These resources offer advice for Christian singles including helpful articles, tips for living your faith, and many practical online aids to help you find happiness and fulfillment as a Christian single in today's world.

Christian Book Reviews - Christian Non-Fiction Book Review
Find non-fiction Christian book reviews from readers, contributors, book reviewers, and your Guide to Christianity, offering a critique of each title from a Christian perspective. Select from several different genres of Christian non-fiction book reviews.

Your Heart's Desires - Psalm 37:4 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 75: Today's verse is Psalm 37:4. The inspiring thought examines what it means to be given the desires of your heart.

Hope Like an Anchor - Hebrews 6:19–20 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 72: Today's verse is Hebrews 6:19–20. The inspiring thought reassures us that we can place our steadfast hope in Jesus Christ.

Perfect Peace of Mind - Isaiah 26:3-4 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 80: Today's verse is Isaiah 26:3–4. The inspiring thought reassures us of God's perfect peace of mind for those who trust in him.

Set Back for a Purpose - Genesis 50:20 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day - Day 79: Today's verse of the day is Genesis 50:20. The inspiring thought considers how God can use setbacks to move us forward.

God Is Wide Awake - Psalm 121:3-4 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day - Day 74: Today's Bible verse of the day is Psalm 121:3-4. The inspiring thought offers assurance of God's faithful protection.

Be Holy - 1 Peter 1:15 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 64: Today's verse of the day is 1 Peter 1:15. The inspiring thought dwells on God's perfect holiness and our call to be made holy.

Jesus Chose You - John 15:16 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 67: Today's Bible verse of the day is John 15:16. The inspiring thought considers how much we matter to God.

From East to West - Psalm 103:11–12 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 69: Today's verse of the day is Psalm 103:11–12. The inspiring thought expresses the greatness of God's love and mercy toward us.

Walk in Love - Ephesians 5:2 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 68: Today's Bible verse of the day is Ephesians 5:2. The inspiring thought teaches us about walking in love.

Walk by Faith - 2 Corinthians 5:7 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 63: Today's Bible verse of the day is 2 Corinthians 5:7. The inspiring thought admonishes us to walk by faith and not by sight.

Treasure in Jars of Clay - 2 Cor. 4:7 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 62: Today's verse is 2 Cor. 4:7. The inspiring thought speaks of a treasure kept in jars of clayGod himself, living within us.

Serve Christ Not Man - Galatians 1:10 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 57: Today's verse is Galatians 1:10. The inspiring thought urges us when we serve not to seek the approval of men, but of Christ.

Never Be Afraid to Stand - Hebrews 10:23 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day - Day 54: Today's Bible verse of the day is Hebrews 10:23. The inspiring thought urges us to never be afraid to stand for truth.

Child of God - John 1:12 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 53: Today's Bible verse of the day is John 1:12. The inspiring thought exhorts us to consider our status as children of God.

Keep Your Mouth Shut - Proverbs 10:19 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day - Day 50: Proverbs 10:19. The inspiring thought considers the wisdom of keeping our mouths shut as a formula for success.

The Way of Escape - 1 Corinthians 10:13 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 49: Today's verse is 1 Corinthians 10:13. The inspiring thought prompts us to look for God's escape route when faced with temptation.

Eternity in the Heart - Eccl. 3:11 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 48: Today's verse of the day is Ecclesiastes 3:11. The inspiring thought speaks of the

God Knows Your Need - Nahum 1:7 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 45: Today's Bible verse of the day is Nahum 1:7. The inspiring thought tells us that God knows us personally.

God Sees Your True Beauty - 1 Samuel 16:7 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day - Day 41: Today's Bible verse of the day is 1 Samuel 16:7. It reminds us that God sees your true beauty beneath the surface.

Taste and See God's Goodness - Psalm 34:8 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day - Day 40: Today's Bible verse of the day is Psalm 34:8. The inspiring thought invites us to taste and see God's goodness.

God Alone Is Trustworthy - 1 Samuel 2:2 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day - Day 37: Today's Bible verse of the day is 1 Samuel 2:2. The inspiring thought calls us to trust in God alone.

An All-Consuming Love - Romans 8:38–39 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day - Day 36: Today's Bible verse of the day is Romans 8:38–39. The inspiring thought centers on the all-consuming love of God.

God Is All-Powerful - Genesis 18:14 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 35: Today's Bible verse of the day is Genesis 18:14. The inspiring thought gives a glimpse of God's sovereign power.

Enough for Today - Lamentations 3:22–24 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 34: Today's verse is Lamentations 3:22–24. The inspiring thought prompts us to daily count on the steadfast love of the Lord.

Jesus Understands - Hebrews 4:15-16 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 33: Today's Bible verse of the day is Hebrews 4:15-16. The inspiring thought assures us that Jesus understands our temptations.

A New Creation in Christ - 2 Cor. 5:17 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 32: Today's verse is 2 Cor. 5:17. The inspiring thought reassures us that as believers we are, indeed, new creations in Christ.

Right With God - Romans 5:1 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 31: Today's Bible verse of the day is Romans 5:1. The inspiring thought reminds us that we don't need to work to earn God's favor.

Power Is Perfected in Weakness - 2 Corinthians 12:9
Verse of the Day 15: Today's verse is 2 Corinthians 12:9. The inspiring thought encourages us to remember that power is perfected in weakness.

Cast All Your Anxiety on Him - Philippians 4:6–7
Verse of the Day - Day 7: Today's Bible verse of the day is Philippians 4:6–7. The inspiring thought encourages us to cast all of our anxiety on him.

You Are Not Alone - Psalm 34:18 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 9: Today's Bible verse of the day is Psalm 34:18. The inspiring thought reminds us that we are not alone.

Bread of Life - Matthew 4:4 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 10: Today's Bible verse of the day is Matthew 4:4. The inspiring thought speaks of the bread of life.

Transformed into His Image - 2 Cor. 3:18 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day 14: Today's verse of the day is 2 Corinthians 3:18. The inspiring thought explores the idea of being transformed into his image.

Loss Is Gain in the Kingdom of God - Luke 9:24–25
Verse of the Day - Day 2: Today's Bible verse of the day is Luke 9:24–25. The inspiring thought reassures us that loss is gain in the kingdom of God.

Fearless Faith in God - Exodus 14:13 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 29: Today's Bible verse of the day is Exodus 14:13. The inspiring thought encourages us to trust in the Lord to work in our life.

Look to the Unseen - 2 Cor. 4:16–18 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 26: Today's verse is 2 Cor. 4:16–18. The inspiring thought encourages us to look to the unseen hope of heaven when we are discouraged.

Face to Face - 1 Corinthians 13:12 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 24: Today's verse is 1 Corinthians 13:12. The inspiring thought compares how we see the Lord now to when we see him face to face.

Whom Shall I Fear? - Psalm 27:1 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 20: Today's verse of the day is Psalm 27:1. The inspiring thought causes us to consider that with the Lord we have nothing to fear.

Testing of Your Faith - James 1:2-4 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day - Day 28: Today's Bible verse of the day is James 1:2–4. The inspiring thought talks about the benefits of having our faith tested.

God With Us - Matthew 1:23 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 22: Today's Bible verse of the day is Matthew 1:23. The inspiring thought discusses the concept of God being with us.

Tested by Fire - 1 Peter 1:6-7 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 21: Today's verse is 1 Peter 1:6-7. The inspiring thought reminds us that only when faith is tested by fire does it become strong.

Halloween Holiday Resources for Christians
Find practical information about Halloween for Christians, including tips, celebration ideas, Bible verses, Christian customs, and many more resources associated with the Halloween holiday.

Idol Worship Testimony - Madhu's Living God
Madhu shares his story of growing up in a family of Hindus where idol worship was the norm. Then he met Christians who showed him the living God.

How to Know Your Spiritual Gifts - Romans 12:6-8
Learn a simple (test-free) way to identify your unique spiritual gifts for serving in the body of Christ and why it's important to know your gifts.

Urim and Thummim - Objects Used to Determine God's Will
The Urim and Thummim enabled the Israelites to determine God's will. Investigate the secrets of these sacred and mysterious objects.

Jeanette's Doorway to a New Life - Christian Testimony
Read how Jeanette turned to God during a time of extreme loneliness and sorrow to discover a sense of meaning and the doorway to a new life.

Willow Creek Church Beliefs And Practices
Willow Creek Community Church, a nondenominational megachurch in South Barrington, Illinois, is one of the most influential churches in the United States.

Tony Jones Biography - Leader in the Emerging Church
Tony Jones is one of the leading voices in the emerging church movement. Find out what Tony Jones discovered about the emerging church.

Biography of Dr. John Thomas - Christadelphians Founder
Read a brief biography of Dr. John Thomas, founder of the Christadelphians. Learn the influences on Dr. John Thomas' theology.

History of the Salvation Army's Red Kettles
Salvation Army's red kettles are a Christmas custom more than 100 years old. Learn how the red kettle tradition got started.

Creation Prayer - Original Christian Poem
'Creation Prayer' is an original Christmas poem. Using a creative economy of words, it gives a brief accounting of God's purposeful hand in creation.

The Carolers - Christian Poem About Christmas Carols
'The Carolers' Christian poem reminds us to let the sights and sounds of the season cause us to reflect on Jesus, the theme of the carolers' songs.

Abraham's Prayer for Sodom - Genesis 18:23-25
In this notable prayer found in the Bible, Abraham prays for God to spare Sodom from destruction.

Comparing Christian Denominations - Statistics: Sacred or Distinguishing Texts
This comparison chart of Christian denominations will compare statistics regarding the sacred or distinguishing texts of various Christian denominations.

Comparison Statistics of Christian Denominations
This comparison chart of Christian denominations will compare statistics of the various Christian denominations.

Comparing Christian Denominations - Statistics: Founding
This comparison chart of Christian denominations will compare statistics regarding the founding of various Christian denominations.

Comparing Christian Denominations - Statistics: Founders
This comparison chart of Christian denominations will compare statistics regarding the founders of various Christian denominations.

Comparing Christian Denominations - Statistics: Geography
This comparison chart of Christian denominations will compare statistics regarding the geography of various Christian denominations.

Joe's Near Death Experience - A Christian Testimony
Joe's Near Death Experience is Christian testimony about a man who gave his life to Jesus Christ after seeing the Lord in a dream.

God's Gift of Intervention - A Mom's Story of a Dream
God's Gift of Intervention is a Christian testimony about the Lord's plan for a young mother and his providential interest in protecting her unborn son.

The Courtyard Fence Of The Tabernacle Set Apart Ground For Holy Purposes
A courtyard fence enclosed the entire boundary of the tabernacle. Learn what God wanted kept in and what he wanted kept out.

God Is Near - Psalm 28:2 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 150: Today's Bible verse of the day is Psalm 28:2. The inspiring thought assures us that God is nearer than we think.

Pleasing God - The Key to Success - 1 Thessalonians 2:4
Verse of the Day 151: Today's verse is 1 Thessalonians 2:4. The inspiring thought reveals that the key to success is pleasing God alone.

Content With Both Good and Bad - Philippians 4:11-12
Verse of the Day 152: Philippians 4:11-12. The inspiring thought teaches us to be content in any and every circumstance, both the good and the bad.

Surrendering All - Matthew 22:37 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 147: Today's verse of the day is Matthew 22:37. The inspiring thought tells us to love God by surrendering our all to him.

He Hears Our Prayers - 2 Kings 20:5 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 140: Today's Bible verse of the day is 2 Kings 20:5. The inspiring thought reassures us that God hears and answers our prayers.

Spiritual Fasting - Luke 5:35 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 139: Today's Bible verse of the day is Luke 5:35. The inspiring thought considers the importance of spiritual fasting.

The Divine Romance - John 1:1,14 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 137: Today's Bible verse of the day is John 1:1,14. The inspiring thought speaks of the divine romance between God and man.

Biography of Pastor Danny Hodges - Contributing Writer
Pastor Danny Hodges is Senior Pastor at Calvary Chapel in St. Petersburg, Florida and contributor to the About Christianity site.

'When' - Poem Celebrating the Goodness of the Lord
'When' is an original Christian poem submitted by an About.com visitor. The writer looks back on his life, celebrating the goodness of the Lord.

Margaret's Image of God - Christian Testimony
Margaret's earliest images of God were obscured by cynicism and mistrust. When she went to live with her grandmother, she saw a new image of God.

Margaret's Image of God (Page 2)
On page 2 of this Christian testimony of a life transformed by faith in God, you'll continue to read the true story of Margaret and how she discovered a God who could be trusted.

BethAnn's Battle of the Soul - Christian Testimony
BethAnn nearly lost her life to a massive drug overdose. In the midst of the battle for her soul, she cried out to God and he gave her a new hope.

Dreams - Christian Poem About Greed in Our Society
'Dreams' is a Christian poem reflecting on the greedy condition of our society and what some people are willing to do to fulfill their dreams.

God Is For Us: Testimony of Deliverance from Depression
While attending university in East Africa, Elsie sank into deep depression. Read how a friend and a prayer led Elsie to freedom and deliverance.

The Woman, the Dragon and the Child - Christian Poem
This Christmas and Easter poem,

David's Cure for Chronic Fatigue - Christian Testimony
Two decades ago, David suffered with chronic fatigue syndrome, a disease which disrupted his life until God began to lead him into recovery.

Whiter Than Snow - Isaiah 1:18 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 132: Today's verse of the day is Isaiah 1:18. The inspiring thought marvels at the stain-removing power of Christ's forgiveness.

Do Not Be Anxious - Matthew 6:25 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 126: Today's verse is Matthew 6:25. The inspiring thought gives a good reason for us not to be anxious about our lives.

Rest in Quietness and Trust - Isaiah 30:15
Verse of the Day 134: Today's verse is Isaiah 30:15. The inspiring thought reminds us in times of distress to rest in the Lord, in quietness and trust.

Give Up Control - Proverbs 16:1 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 130: Today's Bible verse of the day is Proverbs 16:1. The inspiring thought accentuates our need to give God control.

Excel in Grace - 2 Corinthians 8:7 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 128: Today's verse is 2 Corinthians 8:7. The inspiring thought urges us never to get too comfortable in our walk of faith.

When I'm Weak - 2 Corinthians 12:10 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day 129: Today's verse is 2 Corinthians 12:10. The inspiring thought encourages us to be content with our weaknesses for Christ's sake.

How to Study the Bible With Tools, Tips and Techniques
Learn to study the Bible with these tools, tips and techniques meant to encourage new believers and challenge Christians at any stage in their walk.

Christianity Faith Basics - What is Christianity?
These Christianity faith basics will help you answer the question,

God Is Sovereign - Isaiah 55:9 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 116: Today's Bible verse of the day is Isaiah 55:9. The inspiring thought dwells on the sovereignty of God.

I Will Never Forget You - Isaiah 49:15 - Daily Verse
Verse of the Day - Day 120: Today's Bible verse of the day is Isaiah 49:15. The inspiring thought reassures us that the Lord will never forget us.

Less of Me - John 3:30 - Verse of the Day
Verse of the Day - Day 121: Today's Bible verse of the day is John 3:30. The inspiring thought bids us to be more like the Master.

Leanne's Crisis of Faith - Christian Testimony
After 9/11, Leanne began to doubt her faith. She'd believed in Jesus as a child, yet now she was surprised to find herself saying she was an atheist.

Ben's Miracle of The Heart - ChristianTestimony
Ben struggled with heart problems from birth. His doctors didn't expect much from him. But God worked a miracle, surpassing all expectations.

Dara's Wall - Christian Testimony of a Transformed Life
Dara felt enough pain in childhood to last a lifetime. So she built a protective wall around her heart. But it kept out the love she desperately needed.

Christian Teens Testimony - Ben's Intervention
Ben started drinking and drugging in his early teens. At 16 he ran away from home. One Christmas Day, God intervened and Ben has never been the same.

DeAnna's Poem - Her Story of Abuse and Restoration
Read DeAnna's unique story in the form of a poetic prayer. After losing everything to a crack addiction, she is restored by surrendering to her Lord.

Crossroads - Poem About the Narrow Way to Life
'Crossroads' is a Christian poem describing the choice we must make between God's path, the narrow way, and the way of the world.

What Is the Promised Land in the Bible?
The promised land was God's gift to his chosen people Israel, but it came with conditions. See why the people failed in their part of the bargain.

Choosing a Bible Reading Plan
One of the most important essentials in the daily life of a Christian is spending time reading God’s Word. However, many Christians don’t know where to get started. Bible reading plans are designed to help you go about this task in a focuses and organized way. There are many Bible reading plans to choose from. Some Christians read through the Bible in one year. Others like to read through chronologically, and some prefer to read through from start to finish, Genesis through Revelation. This page offers help in finding the reading plan that is right for you.

Bible Study Guide to Enhance Your Understanding Of Scripture
If you read the Bible, but the words just seem to sit on the page; if you study but can't seem to find a way to apply God's Word to your every day life in today's world—then perhaps one of these Bible study tools is just what you're looking for. Choose one of these guides to enhance your understanding of Scripture and bring the Word of God alive in your life.

Christian Baby Dedication
Explore the practice of Baby Dedication, what it means, the responsibilities involved in Baby Dedication, Scriptures about Baby Dedication and Christian baby names.

Sandra's Breath of Fresh Air - Christian Testimony
When Sandra could run no longer, she found herself running to the arms of God. Like a breath of fresh air, God entered the mess of a life.

Gwyn's Riptide Rescue - Testimony About Depression
In this Christian testimony you'll read how Gwyn began to wrestle with a violent current known as a riptide while swimming in the Pacific Ocean.

Gwyn's Riptide Rescue (Page 2)
Continue reading page 2 of Gwyn's Riptide Rescue, a Christian testimony about depression.

Jenine's Bended Knee - Testimony About Being Born Again
Jenine was in a season of loneliness, when one night on bended knee, she gave her life to Jesus. He took her emptiness away and replaced it with wholeness.

Free Christianity eCourses, Newsletters, Devotionals
Do you need help in your Christian walk? These eCourses are designed to give you practical advice and support for daily living in today's world.

Drug and Alcohol Christian Testimony - William's Peace
In and out of treatment and jail, William rode a merry-go-round that seemed to be leading to an early death ... until he asked God to help him change.

William's Peace - I Found My Cross (Page 2)
On page 2 of this Christian testimony, you'll continue to read the true story of

Jamey's Journey Through Grief - Christian Testimony
Jamey's Journey Though Grief tells the story of a woman's road to healing after a house fire claimed the life of her 16-year-old daughter.

A.J.'s Reason to Quit - Testimony of a Transformed Life
In this testimony you'll read how a preacher was changed in an instant through words aptly spoken by a stranger, giving A.J. a reason to quit smoking.

Faith of Christian Athletes in the 2008 Olympics
The words of these inspiring Christian athletes of the 2008 Olympics are sure to encourage your faith.

Quit Smoking Testimony - The Nightmare of a 5 Year Old
The Nightmare of a Five Year Old is Christian testimony about a man who came to faith in Jesus Christ as a result of his son's nightmare.

'From Jesus to Please Us' - Original Christian Poem


Thr3e (2007) - Christian Movie Review
This Christian movie review of Thr3e (2007) offers a critique of the film (starring Marc Blucas) from a Christian perspective.

Spider-Man 3 (2007) - Christian Movie Review
This movie review of Spider-Man 3 (2007) offers a critique of the film Spider-Man 3 (starring Tobey Maguire) from a Christian perspective.