Retain What You Read

“You search the Scriptures because you think they give you eternal life. But the Scriptures point to me!” – John 5:39.  The Bible is truly an incredible book. No matter how often you read the Bible, or what book or passage you are reading, you will encounter truth, some wisdom, some life lesson that is…

Why Study the Bible

“For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires.” – Hebrews 4:12.  It may seem an odd question to ask—Why study the Bible? Many Christians would look at the person asking…

Reading Is Not Optional

“To what greater inspiration and counsel can we turn than to the imperishable truth to be found in this treasure house, the Bible?” – Queen Elizabeth II Americans have a positive view of the Bible. However, more than half of Americans have read little or none of the Bible. It was not always that way.…

Humility In Action

“For those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.” – Luke 14:11. Most Christians have heard the story of Nehemiah. On the surface it looks like a long list of names of people doing work, but it is so much more. But if we look a little closer…