Free Friday! An All-Round Ministry

Free Book Friday for Bible Software

Happy Friday everyone! Today’s free download, usually $9.95, is An All-Round Ministry: Addresses to Ministers and Students by Charles Haddon Spurgeon.

The object of our preaching, as well as its doctrine, is faith; for we reckon that we have done nothing for sinners until, by the power of the Holy Ghost, we bring them to faith; and we only reckon that our preaching is useful to saints as we see them increase in faith.

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Free Friday! In Remembrance of Me

Free Book Friday for Bible Software

Happy Friday everyone! Today’s free download, usually $14.95, is In Remembrance of Me: A Manual on Observing the Lord’s Supper by Jim Henry.

I invite you to join me in celebrating the Table, a dynamic symbol of the faith which foreshadows a future celebration when we will join Him at the wedding supper of the Lamb (Rev. 19:9). Celebrate the Table—and all its profound meaning—with new zeal and creative effort in your church. Let the believers in your congregation hear the command and the invitation to the Lord’s Table.

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5 Benefits of Biblical Distance Learning

HBU Distance Learning

WORDsearch has partnered with Houston Baptist University to bring you the HBU Certificate Program: The Story of the Bible, a concentrated Bible course that will further your education. If you are considering advancing your biblical education, there are some major benefits to learning through this distance education course.

What are some of the benefits of the HBU Certificate Program distance learning?

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5 Reasons to Love the BECNT

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The Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament (BECNT) series provides commentaries that blend scholarly depth with readability, exegetical detail with sensitivity to the whole, and attention to critical problems with theological relevance.

All BECNT volumes feature each author’s detailed interaction with the Greek text. Each commentary admirably achieves the dual aims of the series—academic sophistication with pastoral sensitivity and accessibility—making it a useful tool for professors, students, and pastors. The user-friendly design includes shaded chapter introductions summarizing the key themes of each thought unit.

5 Reasons to Love the BECNT (Click each image to zoom in.)

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Read More – The Biblical Illustrator

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Without question The Biblical Illustrator comprises the greatest amount of biblical exposition ever assembled. It contains sermons, outlines, quotations, anecdotes, similes, emblems, and illustrations. Originally published in 1887, The Biblical Illustrator is one of the most robust commentaries ever published, covering every chapter and verse of the Word of God by some of the best preachers and teachers of the 19th century.

These contributors include Charles Spurgeon, D. L. Moody, Alexander MacLaren, Matthew Henry, Adam Clark, John Wesley, Joseph Parker, J.C. Ryle, and hundreds of others.

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Learn More About The Moody Bible Commentary

Moody (3)A seven year project, The Moody Bible Commentary is a single volume of excellent scholarship covering the entire Bible. Thirty Bible scholars, all faculty members of the Moody Bible Institute and Seminary, combined their unique skills and areas of expertise to make this commentary accurate, reliable, and readable by everyone.

The Moody Bible Commentary’s insight on each passage of the Bible is crisp and easy to understand. The authors promise (and deliver):

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