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Daniel 6:1-23
with Dr. J. Vernon McGee from 'Thru the Bible'

Thru the Bible takes listeners through the entire Bible in just five years, threading back and forth between the Old and New Testaments. You can begin the study at any time. When we've concluded Revelation, we'll start over again in Genesis, so if you're with us for five years you won't miss any part…   (click here to read more)

When Tempted…Part 1
with Alistair Begg from 'Truth For Life'

We can’t prevent them from coming. But we can stop temptations from taking us down! On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg reveals the progression of sinful enticement so we can avoid being entangled.   (click here to read more)

The Life of Joseph, Part 2
with Dr. David Jeremiah from 'Turning Point'

Can someone who lived thousands of years ago make an impact on your life today? Dr. David Jeremiah offers five powerful qualities we can -- and should -- apply from the life of Joseph, including perspectives on purity, prosperity, and more. 
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The Social Justice Gospel: Poverty Above the Cross
with Jan Markell from 'Understanding the Times'

Jan Markell and co-host Eric Barger talk about the “social justice gospel” for the first two segments. These folks often put poverty and “equality” above the cross. They will feed the stomach but not the soul. They look at primarily Jim Wallis, a long-time Marxist who has “moderated”…   (click here to read more)

You Are Wise, Part 1
with Colin Smith from 'Unlocking the Bible: Daily Broadcast'

Christian faith is more than forgiveness for your past and security for your future. That would leave you in exactly the same position in living your life. Find out what God intends for you now, today on Unlocking the Bible: 'the power of the open Book.'   (click here to read more)

Today's Articles  from  StudyLight and LiveAsIf

What I Drive
'Chip Shots from the Ruff of Life' from Tom Kelley

Car choices are a thing of personal taste. A car can say a lot about a person. A jazzy little roadster says, "I think I'm fun and I pamper myself." A minivan says, "Hi, I have kids and I like hauling them around places." A midsized sedan says, "Hello, I'm practical and a little on the frugal side." Some just pick…(continue reading article)

Kiddush Hashem
'The Way' from Kevin Pauley

"You are to keep My commands and do them; I am the Lord. You must not profane My holy name; I must be treated as holy among the Israelites. I am the Lord who sets you apart, the One who brought you out of the land of Egypt to be your God; I am the Lord." – Leviticus…(continue reading article)

What of Jesus’ Detractors? (3 of 4)
'Today's Little Lift' from Jim Bullington

Nov. 8, 2007; The Series - Jesus, Unique & Unequaled Teacher Focus Text: Matthew 16.22-29 Detractors with specific agendas frequently set traps for their “victims.” Such was certainly the case when the things noted in today’s focus text unfolded. “The…(continue reading article)

Additional Articles

•  MENO* - 2014-04-20
•  lâqach - 2015-06-20
•  The Peshitta - 2014-04-18
•  Is Gad Jacob's son, a troop, fortune or a pagan deity? - 2007-03-08
•  Blessed - 'Winging It
•  God Wants To Show Us How We Can Be Blessed - Word from Scotland

Additional Articles

•  Kiss Of Passion - Find the Call
•  A Way Of Escape - 'Christ in You...'
•  Bearing the Fruit of God's Will - Refreshment in Refuge
•  Leaving Unhealthy Relationships - Inspiration For You
•  Bible and Quote Oct 11-15, 2010 - Bible verse and quote
•  Extreme Faith - Point of Reference

Additional Articles

•  New - God's Words For US
Daily Refractions
Daily Wisdom
Proverbs 24:7 - Wisdom is too exalted for a fool, He does not open his mouth in the gate.
Words to Ponder
He bore the judgment we deserve in order to bring us the forgiveness we do not deserve. - John Stott (20th century)
Daily Dose
Daily Devotionals  for  February 11

Oswald Chambers' "My Utmost for His Highest"
Is Your Hope In God Faint And Dying?

Is your imagination stayed on God or is it starved? The starvation of the imagination is one of the most fruitful sources of exhaustion and sapping in a worker's life. If you have never used your imagination to put yourself before God, begin to do it now. It is no use waiting for God to come; you must put your imagination…… — (click here to read more)

Charles Spurgeon's "Morning & Evening"
Morning and Evening for November 20

"0 Lord, thou hast pleaded the causes of my soul." - Lamentations 3:58 Observe how positively the prophet speaks. He doth not say, "I hope, I trust, I sometimes think, that God hath pleaded the causes of my soul"; but he speaks of it as a matter of fact not to be disputed. "Thou hast pleaded the causes of…… — (click here to read more)

Daily Light on the Daily Path
Morning / Evening Devotional — February 11

They that feared the Lord spake often one to another: and the Lord harkened, and heard it, and a book of remembrance was written before him for them that feared the Lord, and that thought upon his name. It came to pass that, while they communed together and reasoned, Jesus himself drew near, and went with them. — Where two or three are gathered… — (click here to read more)

Charles Spurgeon's "Faith's Checkbook"
Are the Children In?

"I will pour My Spirit upon thy seed, and My blessing upon thine offspring."   Isaiah 44:3 Our dear children have not the Spirit of God by nature, as we plainly see. We see much in them which makes us fear as to their future, and this drives us to agonizing prayer. When a son becomes specially perverse, we cry with Abraham, "Oh, that Ishmael might… — (click here to read more)

Voice of the Lord
Devotional for 'Adar 02'

The prophet presents us with a choice: to partake freely of the true water that will satisfy us, or to "spend money for what isn't food, your wages for what doesn't satisfy?" (Isaiah 55:2) ...see what activities I can reduce so that I may have more time and energy for studying God's… — (click here to read more)

Chip Shots from the Ruff of Life
Like Wile E. Coyote

If you have ever watched Saturday morning cartoons I am sure that somewhere along the way you have seen the Road Runner. He was one of my favorites when I used to watch them years ago. Then I introduced my children to the Road Runner and they watched him also until such things as Teenaged Mutant Ninja Turtles…… — (click here to read more)

'Every Day Light' with Selwyn Hughes
Reflect on perfection

We ended yesterday by saying that the fact God knows everything ought to strengthen our faith and cause us to bow in adoration before Him. Yet how little do we reflect on this divine perfection. Those who are inclined to rebel against God hate this aspect of His Being and would do away with it if they could. They wish there…… — (click here to read more)

"Today's Word" with Skip Moen
Iniquities

Iniquities - The root of this frequently used Old Testament word (awon) means to bend, twist or distort. When it is applied to religious contexts, it takes on the sense of crooked behavior, actions that are not in line with the right way. It is also a collective noun, that is, it is used in the singular form…… — (click here to read more)

Morning and Evening with A.W. Tozer
Morning / Evening Devotional — February 11

The man of true faith may live in the absolute assurance that his steps are ordered by the Lord. For him, misfortune is outside the bounds of possibility. He cannot be torn from this earth one hour ahead of the time which God has appointed, and he cannot be detained on earth one moment after God is done with him here. He is not a waif of the wide… … — (click here to read more)

The Believer's Daily Remembrancer
Hope thou in God. - Psalms 42:11

Hope thou in God. - Psalms 42:11

However gloomy the day, however strange the trials, however distressing the visitation, hope thou in God. He is with you, He is your God, He hath promised to befriend you, He is the faithful God.

He will turn darkness into light, make crooked things straight, and make all grace abound towards you, so that you,…

… — (click here to read more)

Christian Headlines  from  The Christian Post

'Uncharted 4: A Thief's End' Update: Game Delayed Further, New PlayStation Bundle Announced

Fans who have been waiting for the action-adventure video game "Uncharted 4: A Thief's End" will have to be extra patient as it has been announced that the game's arrival has been delayed for the third time. According to a report, the game has been delayed further by developer Naughty Dog in order to ensure that they will give fans the perfect conclusion.

Lolo Jones Fans Scold Olympian for Retaliating Against Critic

When Lolo Jones retaliated against one critic by posting the person's personal photo on her Twitter as a form of revenge for negative comments, the Olympian's followers did not approve.

WWE Latest News: Daniel Bryan Admits To Hiding Post-Concussion Seizures; RAW Numbers On Bryan's Retirement Episode Revealed

Newly retired World Wrestling Entertainment superstar Daniel Bryan recently spoke up about the severity of his injuries that eventually led him to walk away from professional wrestling for good.

Perry Noble on the 6 Signs That Prove Church Is Making a Difference

The Bible points to six ways in which the church has proved it can make a true difference, NewSpring Pastor Perry Noble explained in a recent blog post and sermon.

'Bad Boys 3' Confirmed, Will Smith Returning

American action-comedy film "Bad Boys" is getting a third sequel. According to a report by Complex, it is already confirmed that "Bad Boys 3" is happening and the confirmation came from none other than Will Smith himself

Nuns' Soup Kitchen Face Eviction After Heavy Rent Increase

A soup kitchen run by an order of nuns in the San Francisco area faces eviction after their rent was substantially increased by their landlord.

Is Tina Campbell Getting Fired From 'Mary Mary'?

Tina Campbell's position in the award-winning gospel duo Mary Mary is in jeopardy in the fifth season of her WEtv hit show with her sister and fellow group member, Erica Campbell.

Erica Campbell First Gospel Music Artist to Break 1 Million Instagram Followers

Erica Campbell has another reason to "luh God." She has officially become the first gospel singer to reach 1 million followers on Instagram.

Young Christian Thinker Jefferson Bethke on the Root Cause of Objectifying Women

Inspirational Christian speaker Jefferson Bethke recently spoke on the objectification of women in modern culture and what Christians can do to combat the degradation.

MLB Trade Rumors 2016: Mat Latos Gets Another Chance, This Time with the White Sox

Mat Latos spent a lot of his time in the disabled list last season, but he gets another chance with the Chicago White Sox this upcoming season.

MMA Fight Rumors 2016: Jason Miller Unretires, Set to Face Luke Barnatt

Jason "Mayhem" Miller reportedly will come out of retirement to fight Luke Barnatt in the Venator Fighting Championship.

Los Angeles Clippers Roster Rumors: Blake Griffin Gets Four-Game Suspension for Assault on Team Employee

The Los Angeles Clippers responded to Blake Griffin's recent altercation incident by handing him out a four-game suspension.

Illiterate Christian Man Accused of Sending 'Blasphemous' Texts to Islamic Cleric Appeals Death Sentence

A disabled Christian man who has been sentenced to death alongside his wife for allegedly sending blasphemous text messages to an Islamic cleric has filed an appeal at Lahore High Court, seeking bail due to his deteriorating health.

Houston Astros Injury Rumors 2016: Evan Gattis Undergoes Hernia Surgery, Out 4-6 Weeks

The Houston Astros are down another man with Evan Gattis opting to have hernia surgery, causing him to miss at least four weeks.

NASCAR Rumors 2016: Sanctioning Body and Owners Make New Charter System Official

NASCAR and its team owners are set to make history with the announcement of a new charter system.

Texas Rangers Roster News and Rumors 2016: Mitch Moreland and Rangers Avoid Arbitration, Agree on One-Year Deal

Mitch Moreland and the Texas Rangers avoided arbitration after reaching a deal that will keep the first baseman with the team for one more year.

UFC Fight Rumors 2016: Rafael dos Anjos Vows to Silence Conor McGregor for Good

Two of UFC's biggest stars will fight this March and the hype is at an all-time high with Conor McGregor running his mouth against the champ, Rafael dos Anjos.

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Today in Christian History
1858
In Lourdes, France, 14-year-old French peasant Bernadette Soubirous experienced her first vision of the Virgin Mary. By July 16th of this year, she had experienced 18 such visions.
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Bible-in-a-Year — NIV
Exodus 5:1-6:27; Proverbs 1; Hebrews 8:
Afterward Moses and Aaron went to Pharaoh and said, “This is what the , the God of Israel, says: ‘Let my people go, so that they may hold a festival to me in the wilderness.’ ”Pharaoh said, “Who is the , that I should obey him and let Israel go? I do not know the and I will not let Israel go.”Then they said, “The God of the Hebrews has met with us. Now let us take a three-day journey into the…
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