Bible+Theology, Spiritual Practices

How to Choose a Bible Translation

One question we often hear: which translation of the Bible should I use? Well, it depends on what you’re looking for. Let’s take a closer look at the three translations Charles mentioned. The Message Strengths: Clear and powerful, contemporary language, good for devotional reading Weaknesses: Less accurate in regard to the underlying Greek/Hebrew Example: Ex.… Read More How to Choose a Bible Translation

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Series Introduction: I AM- The One Who Changes Everything

Who is Jesus? During this season, we can easily slip into a sense of isolation and disorientation. Now that many work, school, and church activities have moved online, the external structures that used to provide meaning to our lives have disappeared. We may feel lost and discouraged. We may feel like we’re drifting away from… Read More Series Introduction: I AM- The One Who Changes Everything

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The Beauty of the Book of Psalms {+ a curated Spotify playlist!}

What has 150 chapters and one chapter with 176 verses? You guessed it. The book of Psalms. The Psalms are filled with beautiful songs and poetic scriptures which transcend centuries of lived experiences. Praise, worship, joy, adoration. Anguish, lament, confusion, questions. Repentance, sorrow, doubt, despair. Dancing, singing, hope, trust. The Psalms contain within them every… Read More The Beauty of the Book of Psalms {+ a curated Spotify playlist!}