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The First Step in Understanding the Bible

(Originally posted on the Bibles for America Blog.) The Bible is an incredible book filled with wisdom, poetry, history, and teachings. It contains mysterious prophecies, symbols, and figures, along with lengthy genealogies and detailed laws. Above all, it reveals who Christ is and God’s eternal purpose for mankind. As Christians, we may know that we should read the Bible, but we might feel...

3 Benefits of Reading the Bible Every Day

(Originally posted on the Bibles for America Blog.) Daily Bible reading is an excellent habit that can benefit every Christian in many ways. We’ll discuss three main benefits in this post. We’re fed by the Word When we read the Bible, we’re fed by God’s Word and supplied for our Christian life. Jesus mentioned this in Matthew 4:4 when He said, “Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word...

What Is God’s Will?

(Originally posted on the Bibles for America Blog) We’ve probably asked God at some point, “What’s Your will for my life?” Maybe we wanted to know God’s will regarding what we should study in school, the kind of job we should have, or who we should marry. It’s human nature to be intensely focused on our own affairs and not on God’s. After all, since God is all-powerful and divine, what could He...

Where Does God Live Today?

(Originally posted on the Bibles for America Blog) Our God is exceedingly great.You only have to look up at the stars at night to be awed by His greatness and wisdom. Yet though His magnificence fills us with wonder, God can seem far away from us, way up in the heavens. As we go about our daily lives, and sometimes even when we pray, God can feel out of reach. At times we might even find...

Do You Taste God in the Word?

(Originally posted on the Bibles for America Blog) We need to eat food to sustain our physical life and to keep ourselves healthy. But just because we have to eat doesn’t mean it’s a tedious chore. In fact, eating is enjoyable to us, especially when the food is tasty. Similarly, the Bible tells us that God’s Word sustains us and keeps us spiritually healthy. But how do we feel about...

What Is Calling on the Name of the Lord?

(Originally posted on the Bibles for America Blog) Romans 10:13 says, “Whoever calls upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.”But this verse doesn’t just apply to when we first believed in the Lord and got saved. Actually, the Bible shows us that God’s people throughout the centuries regularly called on the name of the Lord. In this post we’ll see how we can be saved constantly by calling...

What Do I Do When I Sin after Being Saved?

(Originally posted on the Bibles for America Blog) When we first repented to God and received Jesus Christ as our Saviour, we were forgiven of all our sins, and peace flooded our hearts. And God’s Word assures us that our salvation is for all eternity and can never be undone. But although we’re saved, we know from our personal experience this doesn’t mean we’re immune to sin. We still...

I’m Saved! What Comes Next?

(Originally posted on the Bibles for America Blog) You’re not alone if you’ve ever asked yourself this question. Many of us didn’t know what came next after we received the Lord Jesus Christ as our Saviour. We surely appreciate the tremendous steps God took to redeem us and impart His eternal life into us so that we could be born again. But believing in Jesus Christ is just the...

How to Maintain the Joy of Our Salvation

(Originally posted on the Bibles for America Blog) When the love of the Lord Jesus first touched us and we repented and confessed His name, a deep joy we’d never known before filled our hearts. What a joy it was to be forgiven and born again! God wants all His children to continue to rejoice in His wonderful salvation for their whole lives. This should be the normal experience of every...

The Key to Experiencing Jesus Christ in Your Everyday Life

(Originally posted on the Bibles for America Blog) The day we get saved is a wonderful, momentous day. However, after experiencing the initial joy of salvation, it’s not unusual to wonder how to continue experiencing the Lord Jesus. You may have questions like How can I know Jesus personally? How can I experience Jesus in my life? Is being forgiven and saved from God’s judgment all there is...