Published: Sun, 19 Feb 2017 11:16:36 +0000
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThe Christmas story gives a biblical paraphrase of the events surrounding the birth of Jesus Christ. It is found in the Gospels of Matthew and Luke.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZTake a few minutes to meditate on these Christmas Bible verses and make Jesus Christ the center of your Christmas celebrations this year.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZCelebrating Advent involves a period of spiritual preparation for Christmas when many Christians make themselves ready for the coming of Jesus Christ.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZTake a look at 44 Messianic prophecies Jesus fulfilled in his life, along with supporting Scripture references from the Old and New Testament.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThree main Advent colors are packed with rich meaning. Enhance your appreciation of the season by better understanding of what each color symbolizes.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThis 2016 Advent dates calendar gives the four Sundays of Advent (plus previous years) and an explanation of how those dates are determined.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThe Advent wreath is used by Christians to prepare for Christ's coming at Christmas. Learn the meaning behind the customs of the Advent wreath.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThis collection of Christian baby boy names brings together Bible names or names from biblical words, including the language, origin and meaning.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZStudying the names of God is one of the most uplifting Bible adventures a Christian can explore. With 102 names presented, the list is quite extensive.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThis collection of Christian baby girl names brings together Bible names or names derived from biblical words, including the language, origin, and meaning.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZLearn about Joseph, the earthly father of Jesus, what he accomplished, his character strengths, and what he teaches us about integrity and obedience.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThis collection of Christmas prayers and poems will help you celebrate the gift of Christ throughout the season of his birth.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThis collection of 19 inspirational Bible verses will encourage and lift your spirit with messages and promises from Scripture.
2017-02-19T11:16:36Z'A Christmas Lesson' is an original Christian poem exploring the true meaning of Christmas through the eyes of a young boy.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZWhat does Immanuel mean? Mentioned by Isaiah, the word predicted that a savior would come live among his people. 700 years later, Jesus was born.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZJesus said many prayers for healing, curing the sick as he walked this earth. Today, as his followers pray, he continues to pour out his healing balm.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZKing Herod the Great stopped at nothing to keep his throne. Learn how an angel warned Joseph and Mary to escape with the future Savior of the world.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThe 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.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZFocus on celebrating the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ, as you enjoy two original Christian poems about the true meaning of Christmas.
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2017-02-19T11:16:36ZParents, consider one of these new baby Bible verses for your baby dedication service, christening, birth announcements, and baby shower cards.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZAs you meditate on these uplifting Bible verses about hope, allow the Lord to inspire your spirit with assurance and peace.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZChristian history reveals quite a bit of controversy over the actual date of Jesus' birth, raising the question, why do we celebrate Christmas at all?
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZMeditate on these Bible verses for the New Year and be inspired to lead a fresh walk forward with God and a deeper commitment to living your faith.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThe 12 apostles were ordinary men God used in extraordinary ways to carry the gospel to the world. Learn what it means to be a disciple of Jesus Christ.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZTake a look at the creation story from the book of Genesis. Learn simple yet profound nuggets of truth from the seven days of creation in the Bible.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZLearn about the life and qualities of Elizabeth, mother of John the Baptist. Elizabeth has served as a model of patience and humility for centuries.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThe miracles of Jesus transformed countless lives. These divine acts of love and power led people to the Savior and opened their hearts to salvation.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZMary the Mother of Jesus was chosen by God to give birth to the Savior of the World. The virgin Mary willingly submitted, trusting in God's plan.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZI've selected a few favorite Christmas movies sure to appeal to Christian families and provide an opportunity for a memorable family movie night.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThree Kings followed a star to find the young Messiah, Jesus Christ. Learn the amazing story of the Three Kings from the East.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThe Bible story of David and Goliath teaches us a lesson about facing giant problems or impossible situations by seeing them from God's point of view.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThese funeral Bible verses are a meaningful way to allow God's powerful Word to offer solace and strength to your loved ones in their time of grief.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZHere are ten simple yet purposeful ways to set aside the usual distractions and keep Christ in Christmas throughout the holiday season.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZAgape is a Greek term for one of the four types of love in the Bible. Jesus showed agape love and commanded his followers to do likewise.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZGod the Father is one of the three Persons in the Trinity, and the One True God. See how the Heavenly Father is as an example to all other fathers.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZJohn the Baptist was a most distinctive character who wore wild clothing, lived in the desert on locust and honey, and preached a strange message.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZAre you looking for words to express your appreciation to a friend or family member? Here are thank you Bible verses to help you get the job done.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThese prayers for all occasions will help you pray in times of need, if you're facing a problem, or simply assist you in developing your prayer life.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZGod's Word overflows with passages that speak of divine love, brotherly love, and romantic love. This collection showcases 25 Bible verses about love.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZEnjoy this collection of Christ-focused Thanksgiving prayers and poems as you give thanks and celebrate the holiday with family and friends.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThese healing Bible verses will remind you that God hears your every prayer. In times of need, we can cry out to our loving heavenly Father for help.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThe Gospel of Mark reveals Jesus the Servant. This dramatic, action-filled account was written by John Mark to prove that Jesus Christ is the Messiah.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZRomans Road lays out the plan of salvation through a series of Bible verses from the book of Romans. Learn this easy method of explaining the gospel.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThese 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.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZZechariah, a priest in the Jerusalem temple, had his prayers miraculously answered in his old age. He and Elizabeth were John the Baptist's parents.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZTry teaching these bedtime prayers for children to your kids. They will enjoy the rhyme and rhythm while learning and praying these simple prayers.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThese Bible verses about courage supply powerful reinforcement from God's Word to overcome your fears. Take strength from Scripture just as Jesus did.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThese meal blessings are traditional, simple Christian dinner prayers for saying grace. They are great for mealtimes and holidays like Thanksgiving.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZChristian parents, as you're making a fresh commitment to memorize Bible verses this year, why not make it fun and get your children involved too?
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZChristianity as a religion includes many branches with varying doctrinal positions. Here are the core beliefs central to most Christian denominations.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZA birthday is a time for celebration, especially for Christians who are born again. You can rejoice in God's love with these birthday Bible verses.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThese comforting Bible verses contain some of the most inspiring words in Scripture, proving that we worship a personal God who cares deeply about us.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThe Bible story of Samson and Delilah teaches us that no matter how big we've failed, it's never too late to humble ourselves and turn to God.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZReturn to the true reason we celebrate the Christmas season with these original Christmas manger poems by Barb Cash and Tom Krause.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThis uplifting collection of Bible verses about friendship celebrates the blessings of God in the gift of true Christian friendship.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZJesus Christ is the central figure of Christianity. Learn who Jesus is, what he accomplished, and the lessons we can learn from his life.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZConsider this Jesse Tree Advent custom as a unique and fun way to teach your children about the Bible at Christmas time.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZPlan and customize your Christian wedding ceremony, and understand each aspect of the service with this complete guide and outline to help you.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZEaster Sunday is typically the most well-attended church service of the year. Learn the meaning of Easter and why Christians celebrate it.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZKids love to say prayers with rhyme and rhythm. These are simple kids' prayers for children to say in the morning, evening, mealtime or anytime.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZLearn all about Epiphany, also called Three Kings Day and Twelfth Day, and why it's observed primarily by Orthodox, Catholic, and Anglican Christians.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZKing Solomon used wisdom to lead Israel, but his accomplishments became meaningless when he turned from God. Learn the message his life holds today.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZJames 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.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZKing David was one of the central figures of the Old Testament, a passionate man of extreme highs and lows. Learn why King David was called a man after God's own heart.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZRelationships are important to God. He is the one who instituted marriage and designed for us to live within families. The Bible has much to say about our earthly relationships.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZIsaac, 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.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThe Christmas angel, Gabriel, appeared to a virgin named Mary and told her she would be the mother of Jesus, the Savior of the world.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThis selection of wedding Bible verses will help you narrow down your search with ideal Scriptures to include in your Christian marriage ceremony.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZHerod Antipas, the ruler of Galilee, was a co-conspirator in the death of Christ. Learn how he unjustly sacrificed Jesus for his own political gain.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThese Bible verses for graduation will inspire faith and hope in young graduates as they celebrate accomplishments and prepare for new experiences.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThe Bible story of Noah's Ark and the Flood teaches us lessons about obedience and setting a godly example with our lives.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZIf your family is anything like mine, you're becoming quite selective when choosing family-friendly movies. Here are some of my family's best-loved films.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZMany Christians wonder, 'Do animals have souls? Do our pets go to heaven?' Take a look at what the Bible says about animals in the afterlife.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThe Coptic Orthodox Church claims the evangelist John Mark as its founder. This church has spread from its home in Egypt to countries all over the world.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZJacob in the Bible was a key character of the Old Testament, although not always an honorable one. He resorted to lying, cheating, and manipulating.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZLearn the meaning of the story of Jacob's ladder in the Bible when a vision unfolds of angels going up and down a stairway from heaven to earth.
2017-02-19T11:16:36Z'The Holiday Prayer' is a Christian poem in the form of a prayer reminding us to care for the homeless, the broken and the poor at Christmas.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThese faith building Bible verses form a collection of inspirational and topical Bible verses chosen to fortify your faith and inspire spiritual growth.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThis overview of the Assemblies of God Church includes the distinguishing beliefs and practices of church as a Christian denomination.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThe battle of Jericho called for absolute obedience to God. Learn the lesson Joshua learned as you consider his strong faith and obedience to God.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThe Holy Spirit, member of the eternal Godhead with the Father and Son, serves as Christ's presence on Earth, ready to guide and empower believers.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZAbraham, father of the Jewish nation, is the great patriarch of Israel. Learn about the character of this man believers today call 'The Father of Us All.'
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZLearn about Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus Christ, in centuries past and see its ancient and enduring treasure, the Church of the Nativity.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZNoah in the Bible was a rare example of righteousness. In a world taken over by evil, he was the only faithful follower of God to be found.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThis resource introduces the book of Genesis, or the 'book of origins,' setting the stage for the rest of the Bible and revealing the nature of God.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZGet tips for planning the Lighting of the Unity Candle in your Christian wedding ceremony and try this sample narrative.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZCaesar Augustus was the first emperor in the ancient Roman Empire. Discover how the improvements he made later helped the spread of Christianity.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZEnjoy a graduation prayer by Mary Fairchild based on the Word of God. It reads as a poem dedicated to Christian graduates.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZWhat is the biblical definition of marriage? The Bible is very clear that marriage is a divinely established covenant between a man and a woman.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZThis parent's prayer for a child will help you reflect on God's Word and remember his promises as you dedicate your precious one to God in prayer.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZGet to know the God of Scripture with these 20 Bible facts about God. Learn all about his nature and character.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZTo become a Christian means taking the most important step in your life on earth. Learn what the Bible teaches about becoming a follower of Christ.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZAs you dedicate yourselves to God and one another in holy matrimony, here are three sample wedding prayers you may choose to include in your ceremony.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZGet tips for planning the Exchanging of the Rings during your Christian wedding ceremony and choose from one of these sample scripts.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZWhat is the Rapture according to Christians? Study biblical theories about a cataclysmic, end times event unlike any other phenomenon in history.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZWhat is biblical salvation? Simply put, God's salvation plan is the divine romance recorded in the Bible, his way of delivering us from sin and death.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZWe should expect to find love in the Bible because God is love. Explore the different types of love found in Scripture and passages that spotlight love.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZRighteousness is the moral state of perfection required by God to enter heaven. Learn how Jesus Christ opened the way to heaven for you.
2017-02-19T11:16:36ZChristmas trees represent eternal life found only in Jesus Christ. Trace the origin of the beloved holiday tradition of putting up a decorated tree.