This might be an interesting way to analyze overarching themes in large texts. This is taken from the first chapter John. Created with Wordle.
Biblegateway.com recently compiled the 100 most searched for verses from their website. This would make a great memory verse challenge. 1. John 3:16: For God so loved theworld that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. 2. Jer 29:11: For I know the… Read more »
A nice translation of Philippians 2:1-4 from the Message. “If you’ve gotten anything at all out of following Christ, if his love has made any difference in your life, if being in a community of the Spirit means anything to you, if you have a heart, if you care— then do me a favor: Agree… Read more »
This is a neat resource that summarizes all the books of the Bible into short, often clever lessons. Its a great way to get a good overview of the major themes of the entire Bible. Some samples: The Book of Leviticus How to approach God is vital Cleanliness can depict godliness Holiness is a… Read more »
One of the greatest Christian leaders of the past century, on whether he wished he was more involved in world issues: I’ve been concerned about our nation, our world and the political processes, but also I have regretted that I have not spent more time in prayer, in Bible study and in the pastoral ministry… Read more »