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Interview With Nicholas Gray of R.L. Allan’s Bibles

Installment three of my bible interviews now moves onto Nicholas Gray of┬áR.L. Allen’s Bibles of Glasgow, Scotland. Allan’s has been producing extremely high quality bible editions for almost 150 years now and are the industry leader in quality and excellence … Continue reading

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Interview with J. Mark Bertrand of Bible Design Blog

I recently sat down with author and blogger J. Mark Bertrand (well, not really, I sent him an email while in bed the other night) to interview him about his efforts at the Bible Design Blog. This blog is devoted … Continue reading

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The Scriptures Point To Me!

The Scriptures point to Me! (Octavius Winslow, “Morning Thoughts”) “But the Scriptures point to Me!” John 5:39 Search the Scriptures, my reader, with a view of seeing and knowing more of your Redeemer, compared with whom nothing else is worth … Continue reading

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Review of the Zondervan NASB Compact Reference Bible

This is a review of one of my favorite little bibles in my collection, the Zondervan┬áNASB Compact Reference Bible (CRB). While it isn’t exactly a high end edition or bound in silky goatskin, it’s one of the most pleasurable and … Continue reading

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The Value of Choice Devotional Reading

Nothing is more helpful and practical in Christian living than the habit of getting a verse or phrase of Scripture into the mind and heart in the morning. Its influence stays through the day, weaving itself into all the day’s … Continue reading

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Private Devotions

You are retired for your private devotions; you have opened the Bible, and you begin to read. Now, do not be satisfied with merely reading through a chapter. Some people thoughtlessly read through two or three chapters- stupid people for … Continue reading

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Come Hungry

We should come to hear the Word, like baby birds in the nest– when the mother-bird comes with the worm, they are all stretching their necks to see which one shall get the food, for they are all hungry and … Continue reading

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Bible Reading

Remember that it is not hasty reading, but serious meditation on holy and heavenly truths, that makes them prove sweet and profitable to the soul. It is not the mere touching of the flower by the bee that gathers honey, … Continue reading

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Fly To the Word of God

Fly to the Word of God then, in every sorrow! You will know more of the mind and heart of God than you, perhaps, ever learned in all the schools before. Draw, then, O child of sorrow, your consolation from … Continue reading

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Advice On Reading

Richard Baxter “Make careful choice of the books which you read: let the holy scriptures ever have the pre-eminence, and, next to them, those solid, lively, heavenly treatises which best expound and apply the scriptures, and next, credible histories, especially … Continue reading

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Useful Directions For Reading and Searching the Scriptures

Thomas Boston 1. Follow a regular plan in reading of them, that you may be acquainted with the whole; and make this reading a part of your private devotions. Not that you should confine yourselves only to a set plan, … Continue reading

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Bible reading

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John Piper And Bob Jennings On Scripture Memory

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We Are So Fickle

If the president had given us a box which contained all the secrets of this country and answers to all the questions that have puzzled scientists for millenia, how readily and quickly would we open it and pour over its … Continue reading

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The Bible Contains….

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