“For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life.” —John 3:16 (NIV)
Does the NIV Bible translation omit verses? Does the NIV leave out verses traditionally included in older Bibles? In this article, you’ll learn the answer to these questions and more. You can also watch the video at the top and/or bottom of this page for a more interactive experience. Are There Verses Missing From the NIV Bible? Did you know that modern Bible translations have fewer verses in them than some of the earliest printed Bibles such as the King …
The following biblical images will probably be familiar to you, either as word pictures or actual drawings and artwork. You’ve heard them described in sermons. You’ve seen them depicted in picture books, greeting cards, and artwork. You may even think you know exactly where to find them in the Bible.
There’s one problem. They’re not actually in the Bible. At all.
What are you afraid of? Have you taken time today to combat your fears with the truth of God’s Word? Read these verses. Dwell on them. Pray through them. Speak them out loud and trust that they are true. Ask God to help you overcome your fear.
The Apostle Paul has been the subject of movies, books, and too many sermons and Sunday School lessons to count. But if you think you know everything there is to know about this influential missionary and writer of half of the New Testament, think again. We hope this article makes for some fascinating reading for you and a provided new perspective on the man who “saw the light” (Acts 9:3) and went on to play a huge role in giving …
When we interact with God’s Living Word we are, indeed, interacting with Him. This is why teaching your child to not only read but interpret, apply, research, respect, follow, and cherish the Living Word of God is more than a discipline—it’s transformational!
If you grew up in church, you probably cut your teeth (so to speak) on stories of Daniel in the lions’ den. You may also have heard about Daniel’s friends, Shadrach, Meshack, and Abednego, who faced a similar, ahem, degree of persecution. (Okay, we’ll stop now.) But wait! There’s so much more! Read on to discover 7 things about Daniel we think you’ll find fascinating!