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Peer Pressure: If your friends jumped off a bridge…

I’m sure all of us can remember a myriad of catchphrases we overheard our parents chastise us with over and over again as we were growing up, but perhaps none more than “If your friends jumped off a bridge, would you?” Perhaps it sounded a little different in your family. Maybe something like: If your

Authors

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Ben Carson Author Chat

What is America becoming? Or, more importantly, what can she be if we reclaim a vision for the things that made her great in the first place? Watch this exclusive author chat with four-time bestselling author, internationally renowned neurosurgeon, and humanitarian Dr. Ben Carson. In this author chat: Carson unpacks the eight important parts of Thinking Big: Talent,

Deals

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eBook Deals of the Week

Feed your e-reader with these hot ebooks deals available on Kindle, iBooks, Nook, and from ChristianBook.com for a limited time only! Each week we unveil new ebook deals from two of the country’s leading Christian book publishers – Thomas Nelson and Zondervan – and you’ll find these Christian ebook deals right here! From bestsellers to

Devotionals Daily

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You Are Never Alone

You are Mine for all time; nothing can separate you from My Love. Since I have invested My very Life in you, be well assured that I will also take care of you. When your mind goes into neutral and your thoughts flow freely, you tend to feel anxious and alone. Your focus becomes problem solving. To get your

Bible

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Chasing After the Heart of God

We are not the person we see in the mirror. A mirror only reflects what is on the outside. We are not the person our self-talk says we are. Our minds interpret events that do not reflect who we really are. We are not who others say we are. While some may accurately describe a

Pastors

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Keeping Church for the Unchurched

As committed as our team is to creating churches for unchurched people, we still have to fight the pull toward becoming a church for church people. Honestly, I don’t understand why every church wouldn’t determine to become a church unchurched people loved to attend. Nothing brings this conviction into sharper focus for me than baptism.

Women

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Why Christians Are Unpopular

Our Reputation Recently I read a satirical essay by a popular author who gave an outlandish picture of a devout Christian. He seemed to be writing in character, so I don’t want to assume this is what he thinks about all serious followers of Christ, but he did capture the worldview of many. He began the essay like this:

Family

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3 Tips for Praying for Your Teens

Teens. {Did your heart just stop for a second?} I currently have four teens and three that have already gotten through the teen years and a couple pulling up the rear. I know teens. It’s such a hard time in life. You’re not a child.  You’re not an adult. You feel ready to move on

Small Groups

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Our Top 5 Men’s Bible Studies

  God has given men a great deal of responsibility: we are husbands, fathers, friends, workers, and many other things.  In each of the roles we have, we are often times looked to to be the leader.  In the very least, we have a responsibility and obligation to lead our families.  But we need to

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