Scripture

Let scripture be a compass that directs your life toward the spiritual truths your faith proclaims.
Processing grief
How to Pray

10 Scriptures to Help You Pray Through Grief

When it comes to sharing our sorrow, there’s no better place to turn than God’s own words.

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Persistent prayer
How to Pray

Why You Should Not Be Timid in Your Prayers

As Jesus taught, keep asking and asking and “it will be given to you.”

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Vacation Bible School
Stories of Faith

Vacation Bible School: Why It’s a Summer Tradition

Here are ways you can bring biblical stories alive for your kids.

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Wild flowers under a bright blue summer sky
Bible Resources

Verses to Live By: Spring and Summer

Contributing Editor Rick Hamlin shares Scripture that speaks to us in this time of rebirth and renewal.

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Daniel in the den of lions; Photo credit: LACMA - The Los Angeles County Museum Of Art
God's Grace

A Connection Between Retirement and the Biblical Story of Daniel

A lesson learned about using your gifts at any age.

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Pentecost, the Church's birthday
Power of Prayer

5 Prayers for Pentecost, the Church’s Birthday

What happened when the apostles gathered in the upper room almost 2,000 years ago enriches how we pray today.

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What not to pray
How to Pray

Two Words to Avoid When You Pray

We can turn to Simon Peter, one of Jesus’ first followers, as an example of what not to say in our prayers.

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Pray like jazz
How to Pray

How Prayer Can Be Like Playing Jazz

Just like a musical form that allows for creative roaming and riffs within a framework, the same can be done when you pray.

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Praying through addiction
Power of Prayer

12 Scriptures to Help You Pray Through Recovery

We are all recovering from something, if not addiction. Here are some Bible verses to help.

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