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Rejoice in the Lord Always and Give Thanks in All Circumstances

In Op-Eds by Biblica Staff

We were eating dinner when the call came in. My wife looked at me expectantly. “Is it her?” I glanced at the phone, then nodded without enthusiasm. The “her” my wife was talking about was our realtor. We were looking for a house. In the past three weeks, we had made offers on four houses. And gotten none of them. That afternoon, we had tried for a fifth. I had no reason to believe this offer would turn out any …




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The Rhythm of Celebration

In Op-Eds by Dr. Carl A. Moeller

One thing I love about the Bible is that it addresses every aspect of human life – and it does that through the lens of what God wants to reveal to us. I’m always fascinated when I talk to people who have no appreciation for the way the Bible can help us with things like the rhythm of our lives. But often, they only have that outlook because they’ve never really read the Bible. They see the Bible as a …




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From Bombs to Bibles: Refugee Stories

In Ministry by Biblica Staff

The civil war taking place in Syria has been in the news since it erupted during the Arab Spring of 2011. We often see video of bombed-out buildings and people in ragged clothing trailing along war-torn streets, carrying their possessions as they flee the ongoing violence. What we seldom see is the rest of the story: how God is working in the lives of displaced people and refugees of war.




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Penetrating Spiritual Darkness

In Ministry by Biblica Staff

When Mohamed Bouazizi set himself on fire in Tunisia in December 2010 to protest police corruption, neither he nor anyone watching his act of self-immolation could have predicted the result: a tidal wave of protest that swept from country to country across North Africa and the Middle East, toppling regimes and entire governments. In just over a month, rulers were forced out not only in Tunisia, but also in Egypt, Libya, and Yemen. Many other nations were impacted, and before …




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God Speaks Quichua!

In Ministry by Enrique Baldeón

In September of 2016, the presentation of the bilingual New Testament took place. Thousands of children eagerly received a copy of the New Testament in their own language. Suddenly, children felt that God thought their language and culture were important.