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7 Things You Didn’t Learn About Samson in Sunday School

In Bible by Biblica Staff

Whether you grew up in Sunday School or not, chances are you’re at least somewhat familiar with the epic story of Samson, “the strongest man who ever lived.” But how recently have you actually taken the time to read the account of Samson’s life in Judges 13-16? Samson, while chosen by God to be a judge of Israel, had some serious flaws. With today’s release of the major motion picture “Samson,” we wanted to take some time and refresh you on some of the aspects of Sampson’s story your Sunday school teacher likely left out.

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There’s a Game Even Bigger Than Sports. It’s Called Life.

In Ministry by Biblica Staff

Sports has been called the universal language. It can bridge not only language barriers, but barriers of geography, ethnicity and culture. Even people who can’t understand each other can connect via sports. But athletic competition can be much more than just a common experience or activity. Sports can become a very powerful vehicle for sharing the gospel. That’s what Biblica Europe had in mind when they developed The Game of Life – a special, athletically-focused, Scripture resource. And it was …

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God’s Word is Going to the 2018 Winter Olympics in a Big Way

In News by Biblica Staff

“All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you.” – Matthew 28:18-20, NIV The Great Commission is a great challenge: reaching “all nations” with the Good News and teaching them to follow Christ… Even with the help of modern transportation, the internet, …

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Former NFL Wide Receiver Rashied Davis on Faith and Overcoming Fear

In Op-Eds by Biblica Staff

Editor’s Note: We recently had the opportunity to talk with former Chicago Bears wide receiver, Rashied Davis about how the Bible has impacted his life. Rashied shared with us three of his life verses – Bible passages that God has used to challenge, motivate, and encourage him. “I can do all things through him who gives me strength.” – Philippians 4:13, NIV Philippians 4:13 is a verse that has pushed me since I became a Christian. It might seem like …

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Do You Have Unreal Expectations for God’s Word?

In From the Desk of Stephen, Op-Eds by Stephen Cave

People start the year with the best of intentions. Whether they’re setting out to get in shape or to learn a new language, they have high hopes. But by February disappointment and defeat have set in. They give up. The same is true with our goals for Bible reading. We pick out a plan and then… around three weeks in… oops… missed a few days. We think, “Well, that’s not gonna work.” And we decide to maybe give it another …

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This Lemonade Stand is Changing the World. Just Wait Until You See How!

In Ministry by Biblica Staff

“So you wanna change the world… What are you waiting for?” Back in 2004, that provocative question was issued via a song sung by Lindsay Lohan. While the actress/singer has had her own personal struggles since then, the lyrics are definitely a challenge to anyone who is a follower of Christ. The song goes on to say: Sometimes, I feel a little helpless Seems like I can’t do a thing But anything is possible Just you wait and see Nine-year-old …