EXTRA! Ideas for Adults – Holy Vocabulary – Session 1

Date: March 1, 2020 Holy The Point: God is distinct from and above absolutely everything else. Get Into the Study Valentine’s Day has just come and gone, and it is a day many people celebrate those they love. Some people go to dinner and a movie, maybe they send flowers, and chocolates are a big […]

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Bishop of Kano: Eight kidnap victims freed in Nigeria. Many others still held hostage.

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The Bishop of Kano wrote this (Saturday) morning that ” Our family friend who was kidnapped was freed today with the seven others with him after paying a ransom. We thank God for his intervention and thank you for your prayers. He said many people were shot to death in their presence. Thank all for […]

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Bible Studies for Life is excited to announce that your free weekly training is now available right from your smartphone. Train leaders for all age levels via your favorite podcast application— Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, or Spotify. Simply subscribe to the Bible Studies for Life podcast and you’ll be notified each time weekly training releases.  Check […]

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EXTRA! Ideas for Adults – When Life Gets Hard – Session 7

Date: February 23, 2020 How Can I Honor God in My Suffering? The Point: Every part of life—including difficulties—is an opportunity to glorify God. Get Into the Study Use the following information to introduce Question #1. Since NBA superstar Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash on January 26, he has been remembered in many […]

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Boko Haram sweeps south in Nigeria: kidnapping on the rise.

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Bishop Zakke Lalle of Kano in North Nigeria reports that a Mr Innocent, a friend of their diocesan architect was travelling on Sunday with a car full of people from the capital Abuja to an appointment in the east of Nigeria when they were forced into the bush and abducted. Mr Innocent’s car which was […]

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Ben Bradshaw MP warns Church of England its established status is at threat over civil partnerships stance

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from Christian Today: Labour MP Ben Bradshaw today told the House of Commons that “serious questions” will be asked about the Church of England’s established status if it stands by its position on opposite-sex civil partnerships.  A statement by the College of Bishops last month said that sex was for married heterosexual couples only. “For Christians, […]

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Bible Studies for Life – Adults – Training – Unit 1, Session 1

This is the first week in the new 6-week study, “Holy Vocabulary: Unpacking the Language of Faith.” Each week, Bible Studies for Life will show a different word that often is assumed Christians know, while many may not. The first session is entitled “HOLY.” Be sure to check back each week for new leader helps […]

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EXTRA! Ideas for Adults – When Life Gets Hard – Session 6

Date: February 16, 2020 Where Does Comfort Come From? The Point: As God comforts us, we are to comfort others. Get Into the Study Use the following information to introduce Question #1. Prevention magazine recently published a list of the 15 best foods to eat when you feel sick (especially colds and flu). Here’s their […]

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They’re Coming for Our Kids

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by James MacDonald, The Highland Times: A week or so before Christmas I dug out The Muppet Christmas Carol for my six-year-old, I wanted to show him how I remembered Christmas and most of the current fare on offer was just a bit too ‘woke,’ to use the common parlance. This is a route I […]

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EXTRA! Ideas for Adults – When Life Gets Hard – Session 5

Date: February 9, 2020 Does God Really Understand My Pain and Suffering? The Point: Jesus willingly experienced pain and suffering for our salvation. Get Into the Study Use the following information to introduce Question #1. In December Howard Kirby bought a second-hand couch from the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Owosso, Michigan. After he got […]

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