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Latest State of the Bible Survey Finds African-Americans Are Most Engaged with God’s Word

The results of the latest State of the Bible survey by American Bible Society showed African-Americans are more engaged with the Bible than any other group, overwhelmingly citing positive beliefs and hope found in the Scriptures. Among African-Americans, 71 percent are considered Bible engaged1 or Bible friendly2 (compared to just 58 percent of all

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Surveys: Most Americans Have Positive View of the Bible, but Increasing Number See It as a Collection of Men’s Teachings

For the most part, Americans have positive things to say about the Bible. More than half call it a good source of morals (52%). About a third say it’s helpful (37%), true (36%), and life-changing (35%), according to a new LifeWay Research survey. (more…)

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Tyndale House Publishers and the Institute for Bible Reading Form Alliance to Introduce New Bible Reading Practices to the Church

Tyndale House Publishers and the Institute for Bible Reading (IFBR) have announced an alliance to introduce new Bible reading practices to the church through innovative new Bible resources. The first major campaign from this alliance will launch this fall. (more…)

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Less Than Half of Practicing Christians Read Their Bible and the Rest of America Is Even Worse

Despite its enviable record as the most printed and sold book in the world over the last five decades, less than half of practicing Christians in the U.S. spend serious time engaging with their Bible, according to the American Bible Society, and the rest of the country is even worse. (more…)

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LISTEN: God’s To-Do List for You in 2016 (Gospel Light House of Prayer International with Daniel Whyte III)

http://www.buzzsprout.com/3192/338496-god-s-to-do-list-for-you-in-2016.mp3 Proverbs 3:5-6: Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. (more…)

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5 Reasons You Ought to Read the Entire Bible In 2016

I vividly recall two conversations with pastors shortly after I surrendered to pastoral ministry in the late-1990s. The conversations were pivotal because in them I was exposed to two divergent approaches to ministry, and the Lord used them to convince me that I must saturate my mind with Scripture. (more…)

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‘Jesus Met People Where They Were’: Inside the Growing Popularity of Christian Apps

The American public is becoming less religious and less likely to attend church than in decades past, according to research like the Pew study released last month. But for Christians looking to spread the faith, there’s been a recent bright spot: apps that can put the Bible in the pockets

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