Need some peace? Start here.

You will search for me, and when you search for me with all your heart, you will find me. JEREMIAH 29:13 We’re here for you. Fear, sadness, anxiety, anger. It’s hard to make sound decisions when our emotions are compromised. Take care of your emotional health by actively seeking out peace, encouragement, and truth. For more than 10 …

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Looking for answers?

We live in an uncertain world. But no matter what we face, God’s Word provides hope for our souls. If you’ve been wondering what the Bible has to say about your current situation, try searching for answers in your Bible App. Just start typing in the Search () bar to get suggestions for Scriptures, Verse Images, …

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Try Doing this for the First 5 Minutes of Every Day

In the morning, Lord, you hear my voice.  Psalms 5:3 When you wake up in the morning, what’s the first thing you do? Grab your phone and scroll through Instagram? Check texts and emails? Check the news? Those first 5 minutes can set the tone for your whole day. How do your choices during that time make you …

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2020 is a Leap Year. What will you do with this extra day?

Share this image God gifted us with a bonus day. Let’s make the most of it! Choose one of our suggestions below to let His love shine through you today. Then share our special Verse Image above with your friends, and challenge them to pick one, too. Start a Plan Get fresh insight into God’s Word. Pick a …

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What is Lent? 4 Different Ways to Practice

Pause for a moment and look outside. What do you see? What makes you smile? Whatever you just described, think about this: what you saw was always there — it was just waiting for you to pause and notice it. That’s the basic purpose of Lent: to create space in the middle of life’s responsibilities to …

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What does God want for your family?

What’s God’s vision for your family? Work, chores at home, social commitments… with so many demands on our time, sometimes it’s overwhelming thinking about how to lead our families spiritually. Here are some small ways you can start pursuing God together, in the natural rhythms of your family’s everyday life. Start with you. Single parenting, blended …

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Take 2020 to the next level:

When you have questions about your faith, who do you talk to about them? Where do you go for answers? You can make studying Scripture a daily habit that includes your community by starting a Plan with friends. Getting Started Together in Scripture, 10 Days All the Plans listed here were created for you to complete …

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New device? Don’t forget this.

What’s the best app for new devices? Everyone loves getting a shiny new device during the holidays. They help us stay connected, explore our interests, take pictures and video, even pay for things. As you’re installing all your must-have apps (and helping relatives with theirs), don’t forget the apps that can actually help you and …

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An Advent Prayer on Love

Lord, thank You for loving us so much that You gave Your Son for us, even before we loved You.Thank You for inviting us into Your family.For all of us who are brothers and sisters in faith, please help us to love one another in perfect harmony.Father, please help us to see every person the same …

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How Do I Lead My Children Spiritually?

Teach [God’s words] to your children. Talk about them all the time—whether you’re at home or walking along the road or going to bed at night, or getting up in the morning. DEUTERONOMY 11:19 It can be hard to explain your faith to your children in ways they can understand. Fortunately, you don’t have to know …

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