Category Archives: Bible study

The Power of God’s Word — Martin Luther

Martin Luther says of the power of God’s Word: In short, I will preach it, teach it, write it, but I will constrain no man by force, for faith must come freely without compulsion. Take myself as an example. I … Continue reading

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Missionaries Ground Themselves in God’s Word

Essential to the missionary task is the missionary, that is the disciple of Jesus Christ, reading God’s Word.  This observation might seem self-evident, but unfortunately, many of Christ’s followers are not in the habit of reading God’s Word daily. Concordia Publishing House sells a resource … Continue reading

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Lifechurch.tv Provides Free Resources to Help You Mature Spiritually

Becoming a fully devoted follower of Christ is a life-long journey of growth, learning, challenges, and obedience. In order to assist you in taking your next steps on this journey Lifechurch.tv makes some resources available for you and your family. … Continue reading

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Two Bible Studies Examine Islam

The Islamic religion is a mystery for many and feared by others because of the behavior of radical Islamists. In two Bible studies, The Challenge of Islam (Part One): What is Islam and The Challenge of Islam (Part Two): Defending … Continue reading

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Put the Bible in Your Pocket

Have you found yourself in a situation where you wish you had your Bible with you?  Maybe you wanted to share a word of encouragement, hope or comfort with someone, but your Bible was at home.  Maybe you found yourself … Continue reading

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Watch Hamd-O-Sanaa Online and Listen to the show on Saaz-o-Awaz Radio

A brother in Christ, Javed Akhter, is working to establish a ministry presence with South Asians in Hamilton, Ontario and has established HAMD-O-SANAA which is a radio program that allows the South Asian community of all religious backgrounds throughout the … Continue reading

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God’s Missionary People Read and Listen to God’s Word

Foundational to the missionary task is for the missionary to be the recipient of God’s missionary work in his/her life.   In other words, the evangelist needs the evangel in his/her own life.  Unfortunately, worship attendance and reading the Word of … Continue reading

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Bus Stop Bible Studies

The Bus Stop Bible Study website asks, “Can you imagine getting on a bus and being surrounded by nothing other than passages from the Word of God? It wasn’t so long ago that people thought it impossible for the Bible … Continue reading

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A Simple Way to Pray – Martin Luther

Martin Luther penned a practical handy prayer guide for his barber and friend, Peter Beskendorf in 1535.  Though centuries have come and gone, Brother Martin’s tract is readily available!  For those who prefer to spend money for a colourful track … Continue reading

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The Bible — A Five Part Miniseries is Coming to the History Channel on 3.3.13

The Bible is an epic five-week, 10 hour television miniseries premiering March 3, 2013 on the History Channel from Emmy Award winning husband and wife team, Mark Burnett and Roma Downey. Each week the History Channel will show episodes on … Continue reading

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