when reading the Bible feels dry (five questions to ask yourself)

when reading the Bible feels dry (five questions to ask yourself)

If you are struggling with boredom in your Bible reading, know that though it might be common among Christians, it is not normal. The Bible is your earthly library of God's endlessly fascinating character, and when that library seems too heavy, too dusty, and too dry to enter in, it's a warning sign that should be investigated.

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how to dig deeper in your personal Bible study

how to dig deeper in your personal Bible study

If you sense that your personal Bible study could be deeper, I have some life-changing news: you can study the Bible for yourself. And you don’t have to go to seminary or learn Hebrew to do it! You can begin with just a few practical steps that will shift your perspective and prepare your heart to dig deep into the riches of the Word.

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the God who gives

the God who gives

Sometimes (at least to me) the Nativity story gets old, overdone, even trite this time of year - but this truth never does: Yahweh is good. He is all-powerful, all-knowing, and completely without obligation to be gracious toward us - and still, He is. He builds an eternal heritage for the unworthy and gives His own righteousness to those who fall short. 

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