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Top Bible Studies for Couples at Every Stage

How do couples move from "I do" to "happily ever after"— and stay married? Couples can grow in their faith and strengthen their relationships with a couples Bible study! The right study ...

Why the Gospel is better than the enneagram

Scripture makes it clear that the way we relate to God reveals the way we relate to others—and the way we relate to others often indicates how we will relate to God. In other words, how we relate is how we relate.

What is Lent and why should I observe and practice it? 

Although Lenten practices vary depending on denomination and congregation, it generally includes three primary areas of focus: Prayer, Fasting, and Giving.

5 Verses + 5 Bible Studies for Black History Month

February is Black History Month in the United States, when we focus on the contributions people of African descent have made to this country. You can embark on a personal Bible study for Black History Month, or lead your church or small group to collectively understand the plight of a people made in God’s image, and acknowledge God’s goodness at work in their remarkable achievements. To help guide the conversations of a church group, here are five Bible verses about diversity, justice, and equality that can help frame the discussion, then five Bible studies to help you think more deeply about the important principles Black History Month spotlights.

Top Video Bible Studies for Easter on the Life of Jesus, His Death, and Resurrection

The Easter season is a special time of the year to remember the sacrifice Jesus made for us, and to be thankful for the gift of grace and salvation he ...

Share the Dream: Shining a Light in a Divided World through Six Principles of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Share the Dream is a six-session video study based on the life and teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Throughout this video series, co-hosted by Chris Broussard and Matt Daniels, you will look at six biblical principles that shaped Dr. King’s life and motivated him to speak out on behalf of African-Americans in the Civil Rights Movement: love, conscience, freedom, justice, perseverance, and hope. And how these same principles can impact our world and change people’s lives today

Being Unoffendable: The Ridiculous Idea

We won’t often admit this, but we like being angry. We don’t like what caused the anger, to be sure; we just like thinking we’ve “got” something on someone. So-and-so did something wrong, sometimes horribly wrong, and anger offers us a sense of moral superiority.

That’s why we call it “righteous anger,” after all. It’s moral and good, we want to think.

But inconveniently, there’s this proverb that says, “You may believe you are doing right, but the Lord will judge your reasons” (Prov. 16:2 NCV).

Set and Reach Your 2023 Bible Study Goals with This Planner

Why do so many resolutions fail after the first couple of weeks? Often, it’s because of a lack of planning, accountability, and commitment…and because we’ve left God out of the solution!

    What if this year you made a commitment to your goals by engaging in a Bible study that will help you?

    Start by downloading our free Bible Study Goals Planner!

    Advent Day 27: A message from Max Lucado

    Advent is the season that Christians use to reflect and prepare for the nativity of Christ at Christmas and hopeful anticipation of the expected return of Christ in the Second Coming.

    The authors of HarperChristian Resources want to share messages of hope, faith, joy, and peace for you throughout the Advent Season.

    Enjoy day 27 with Max Lucado.

    Advent Day 26: A message from Laura Story

    Advent is the season that Christians use to reflect and prepare for the nativity of Christ at Christmas and hopeful anticipation of the expected return of Christ in the Second Coming.

    The authors of HarperChristian Resources want to share messages of hope, faith, joy, and peace for you throughout the Advent Season.

    Enjoy day 26 with Laura Story.

    Study Gateway’s Top 10 Bible Studies for 2022

    At StudyGateway.com, the world's leading subscription service for streaming video Bible studies, 2022 has been a very exciting year for new Bible studies! Of the top ten most-watched studies of ...

    Advent Day 25: A message from John Siebeling & Wayne Francis

    Advent is the season that Christians use to reflect and prepare for the nativity of Christ at Christmas and hopeful anticipation of the expected return of Christ in the Second Coming.

    The authors of HarperChristian Resources want to share messages of hope, faith, joy, and peace for you throughout the Advent Season.

    Enjoy day 25 with John Siebeling & Wayne Francis

    Advent Day 24: A message from John & Stasi Eldredge

    Advent is the season that Christians use to reflect and prepare for the nativity of Christ at Christmas and hopeful anticipation of the expected return of Christ in the Second Coming.

    The authors of HarperChristian Resources want to share messages of hope, faith, joy, and peace for you throughout the Advent Season.

    Enjoy day 24 with John Eldredge. 

    Advent Day 22: A message from Mark Mittelberg

    Advent is the season that Christians use to reflect and prepare for the nativity of Christ at Christmas and hopeful anticipation of the expected return of Christ in the Second Coming.

    The authors of HarperChristian Resources want to share messages of hope, faith, joy, and peace for you throughout the Advent Season.

    Enjoy day 22 with Mark Mittelberg.

    Advent Day 21: A message from Karen Ehman

    Advent is the season that Christians use to reflect and prepare for the nativity of Christ at Christmas and hopeful anticipation of the expected return of Christ in the Second Coming.

    The authors of HarperChristian Resources want to share messages of hope, faith, joy, and peace for you throughout the Advent Season.

    Enjoy day 21 with Karen Ehman.  

    Advent Day 16: A message from Levi Lusko

    Advent is the season that Christians use to reflect and prepare for the nativity of Christ at Christmas and hopeful anticipation of the expected return of Christ in the Second Coming.

    The authors of HarperChristian Resources want to share messages of hope, faith, joy, and peace for you throughout the Advent Season.

    Enjoy day 16 with Levi Lusko.

    Free Resources

    Using How (not) to Save the World with your church or small group?

    Using How (not) to Save the World with your church or small group?

    Here are some tools to help: 

    The Small Group Tool Kit includes two mobile-friendly invitation cards, reflection cards to enhance your small  group experience, and a worship song playlist curated by Hosanna Wong that can beplayed during small group meetings or personal Bible study time. 

    The Church Tool Kit includes a downloadable poster, bulletininsert, invitation card, and Power Point slide.

    Is your church talking about anxiety, depression and mental health issues? You should be.

    Is your church talking about anxiety, depression and mental health issues? You should be.

    Shawn Johnson, lead pastor of Red Rocks Church, gives a
    searingly honest portrait of anxiety and depression and shows readers how to fight back and live free. He also has put together three free tools pastors can use to help their congregation have a productive conversation around mental health, including a discussion guide, sermon notes and key Scripture verses.