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World’s #1 Lesson Writer

Most Bible Study lessons are written by people who do something else as their primary occupation. They are pastors who write Bible Study lessons, or professors at Bible colleges that write Bible Study lessons, or housewives that write Bible Study lessons on the side. In contrast, I have devoted most of my adult life to Bible Study […]

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Prefer discussion Bible Study rather than lecture?

If you prefer a good discussion about the application biblical truth to a lecture, you have come to the right place. The popular series Good Questions Have Groups Talking might be for you. Good Questions correspond with three of Lifeway’s curriculum outlines. They can be used stand-alone or supplementally to Lifeway Curriculum. (The International Standard […]

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How to Get Wisdom

Pulpit-Press is pleased to announce the release of our latest book: Wise Up! A 12-week study of the Proverbs. Here is an excerpt: We begin the process of obtaining wisdom simply by acknowledging the fact that we don’t have it—and that we won’t get it if we don’t work for it. We begin by realizing […]

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Rooted

Pulpit-Press is pleased to announce the release of our latest book: Rooted, by Brad Whitt. God’s desire for His people is clear: So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness. […]

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Wise Up!

Pulpit-Press is pleased to announce the release of our latest book: Wise Up! A 12-week study of the Proverbs. Here is an excerpt: Author Max Lucado tells the story of a wise woodcutter who once lived in a small village. Although the man was poor, he owned a beautiful white horse, and everyone who saw […]

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How is the church doing?

How is the church doing? How Andy Stanley and a whole generation of churches are exploding with doubling groups and the power of hospitality. I attended my nephew’s wedding the other day. At the rehearsal dinner, I was asked a question I have been asked many times over the years: how is the church doing […]

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A caterpillar can teach us about spiritual growth

Scientists call a caterpillar an eating machine. Some caterpillars consume 27,000 times their body weight during this life phase. Caterpillars increase their body mass by as much as 1,000 times or more. Imagine if a baby did this. A typical eight pound baby would grow to four tons! Caterpillars do this in about a week. […]

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Wise Up!

Pulpit-Press is pleased to announce the release of our latest book: Wise Up! A 12-week study of the Proverbs Wise Up! is written by Steve Reynolds. Steve is the pastor of Capital Baptist Church near Washington, D.C. He is also the author of Bod4God and creator of a popular church-based health program called Losing to […]

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A chrysalis can teach us about spiritual growth

The chrysalis reminds us we must die to self. Scientists describe the process when a caterpillar turns into a chrysalis as a death of sorts. Most of the inside of the caterpillar turns into a slimy goo and is reformed into a beautiful butterfly. The caterpillar must die in order to ever take wings. Bernd Heinrich […]

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It hurts when you ignore people

Sue Johnson has written an excellent book on marriage called Hold Me Tight. It represents the latest scientific findings on marriage and relationships. The old school model suggested we need to be strong and independent—only then could we come together in a happy, loving relationships. I have heard people say, “If you can’t be happy […]

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Devastation doesn’t have to be the end

Devastation doesn’t have to be a dead end. It can be a doorway to a new life. Jeremiah said, “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” (Jeremiah 29:11 NIV) Jeremiah said these words […]

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Free Christmas Lesson

I bought a half-dozen new books to supply you with some great material for a Christmas lesson. Best of all, it is free. Click here. If you like this lesson, you might subscribe to Good Questions Have Groups Talking. Church subscriptions are as low as $10 per teacher per year. Crazy, I know. Check them […]

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Discomfort can lead to distrust

Any Jew reading Verse 1 would see it as ironic because the word “Bethlehem” means, “house of bread,” yet there was no food in the land, due to a famine. In the days when the judges ruled there was a famine in the land, and a man of Bethlehem in Judah went to sojourn in […]

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Why Bible Reading Changes Some but Not Others

Back to 2 Corinthians 3.18, “beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image.” What image? The image of Jesus. The main thing for every Christian is to be changed into the image of Jesus. Discipleship is all about being transformed into the image of Jesus. We […]

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A baby changes everything

With her medical residency almost complete, Lydia was ready to start a family. She didn’t have to convince Clay, he had been ready for awhile, but they both were being patient, waiting for the right time. God’s time. Soon, God answered their prayers. Lydia was pregnant. Their dreams were becoming reality. A baby changes everything. […]

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