Download Free Christian E-Books Bibles for America
This book provides a foundation for the genuine experience of Christ. Read on Mobile or Tablet Read on Desktop These e-books are generously made available for free by the publisher, Living Stream Ministry. They ask that you agree to …
Actived: 5 days ago
Free Study Bible
(Just Now) Invaluable outlines for each book pointing out its major sections for an in-depth overview. Footnotes. Over 9,000 footnotes stressing the revelation of truth, light, and life in the Word of God. Cross-References. Over 13,000 cross-references to enhance your Bible study, pointing to similar verses in the Word.
Order a Free Study Bible (Includes Free Shipping) Bibles
(5 days ago) Order Your Free Study Bible. All orders are completely free, including shipping (shipping within the U.S. only). We respect your privacy.Please order for yourself only, as we do not fulfill orders made on behalf of others.
BIBLE STUDY: SANCTIFICATION
(7 days ago) Hebrews 13:12 and note 121; 1 Corinthians 1:30 and notes 301 and 302; Romans 6:3 and note 32. 4.After we are regenerated through our faith in Christ, the indwelling Holy Spirit continues to sanctify us dispositionally through our entire Christian life, daily
BIBLE STUDY: THE GRACE OF GOD
(6 days ago) 4. By loving the Lord Jesus: Ephesians 6:24 and note 242. 5. By exercising our human spirit: Hebrews 4:16 and notes 161 and 162, paragraph 2; Hebrews 13:25 and note 251; Galaans 6:18 and notes 181 and 182, paragraph 1; Philippians 4:23 and note 232. 6. Through suﬀerings and trials arranged for us by God:
How to See, Experience, and Enjoy Christ as Our Good Land
(6 days ago) This book by Witness Lee is a must-read for every Christian who wants to have a richer, fuller experience of Jesus Christ. The title of the book itself is very interesting. By definition, the word all-inclusive means something that includes everything.
3 Benefits of Reading the Bible Every Day
(6 days ago) To understand even the simplest book or write a letter, we first have to learn our ABCs. Knowing what’s in the Bible is like knowing our spiritual ABCs. Becoming familiar with the words, facts, stories, and expressions in the Bible forms in us the building blocks the Lord can use to show us more of the truth in His Word.
7 Tips to Build up a Habit of Reading the Bible Daily
(1 days ago) In this way, the Bible can become a book of prayer to us, helping us spend time with our dear Lord Jesus and develop our relationship with Him. 6. Keep track of your Bible reading. It’s good to keep track of what you’ve read, and there are many ways to do so. You can mark the date you finish a chapter or book in your physical Bible.
The First Step in Understanding the Bible
(6 days ago) The Bible is an incredible book filled with wisdom, poetry, history, and teachings. It contains mysterious prophecies, symbols, and figures, along with lengthy genealogies and detailed laws. Above all, it reveals who Christ is and God’s eternal purpose for mankind.
3 Greek Words for Life in the New Testament and How They
(5 days ago) The New Testament was originally written in Greek, a language richer than English in the diversity and complexity of its vocabulary. For example, there are three Greek words for life used in the New Testament: bios, psuche, and zoe. These words have different meanings, but they’re all translated into English as life.
The Deep Significance of the Birth of Jesus Christ
(5 days ago) The birth of Christ was directly of the Holy Spirit (v. 20). His source was the Holy Spirit and His element was divine. Through the virgin Mary He put on flesh and blood, the human nature, taking the likeness of the flesh (Rom. 8:3), the likeness of men (Phil. 2:7).”. Though Jesus was born as a child with flesh and blood, His source was the
Learn More about Bibles for America Bibles for America
(5 days ago) BfA is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to distribute free copies of the New Testament Recovery Version and Christian books throughout the United States. It was founded with the belief that God’s desire for “all men to be saved and to come to the full knowledge of. the truth” (1 Timothy 2:4) must be fulfilled.
A Revolutionary Concept about the Bible
(2 days ago) The Bible is mainly a book of food. We should certainly read, understand, and even study the Word of God, but one of the most important things we can ever know about the Bible is that God intended it to be food to us. Many verses throughout the Bible express this thought. Here are just a few. Psalms 119:103—“How sweet are Your words to my
Sinners, Enemies, and Sons of God in Romans
(2 days ago) In the book of Romans, the apostle Paul unveils the salvation of God in full. With the help of some notes in the New Testament Recovery Version, let’s gain an even broader, deeper view of God’s salvation. Romans and God’s salvation. In Romans 1:1-4 Paul tells the believers in Rome that he has been “separated unto the gospel of God.”
What Does It Mean to Love God with All Your Heart
(3 days ago) Loving God with our whole being starts today. To love God with our whole being is an exercise. We don’t always wake up in the morning with our heart inclined toward the Lord. But we can start the day by turning our hearts to our dear Lord Jesus. We can say, “Lord Jesus, I turn my heart to You this morning.
5 Names of Jesus in the New Testament and What They Mean
(1 days ago) The Word. Another name of the Lord Jesus is the Word.. The beginning of John chapter 1 is deep and profound. Verse 1 says: “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.”. Note 2 on Word says: “The Word is the definition, explanation, and expression of God; hence it is God defined, explained, and expressed.”
What Is the Church according to the Bible
(6 days ago) The Bible shows us the church is the called-out ones who have believed in Jesus Christ, those who have been joined to Him and sanctified unto Him through faith . We believers have been called out of the world and sanctified in Christ.
BFA in 2019 Bibles for America
(4 days ago) The Lord has truly blessed Bibles for America this year, enabling us to give away over a hundred thousand copies of the New Testament Recovery Version and over a half a million books! We would like to invite you to view our 2018 Year In Review and join us in praising and thanking the Lord for the spread of His precious Word. We pray that in the coming year even more people …
How to Read the Bible
(6 days ago) Lee’s book The Full Knowledge of the Word of God lists some practical guidelines for understanding the Bible: Understand the Word of God literally. Go beyond the letter, historical events, and persons and things to explore and to receive the revelation of life. Take care of the context. Expound God’s Word with God’s Word.
Frequently Asked Questions Bibles for America
(7 days ago) Frequently Asked Questions. 1. I’m not familiar with this version of the Bible. Can you tell me more about it? The New Testament Recovery Version was first published in 1985 by Living Stream Ministry. It embodies extensive research into the meaning of the original Greek text and expresses this meaning with English that is to the point, easy
Knowing the Truth of God’s Forgiveness
(9 days ago) Knowing God’s forgiveness is part of a firm foundation. Whether we are newly saved or have been saved for a long time, having a good grasp of what we gained when we first believed is crucial. It’s the foundation of our Christian life. For any building to be sound, it must rest on a firm foundation. In the same way, knowing certain
What Is Transformation in the Bible
(Just Now) The dictionary definition of transformation. First, let’s look at how the Merriam-Webster dictionary defines transformation: “A complete or major change in someone or something’s appearance, form.”. People use the word transformation to talk about the remodeling of a house, or when someone gets a makeover.
Death Versus Life and Peace in Romans 8:6
(6 days ago) In Romans 8:6 Paul draws a stark contrast between two things: “For the mind set on the flesh is death, but the mind set on the spirit is life and peace.”. Death, or life and peace—it all depends on where the mind is set. We surely prefer life and peace, but since life and peace result from the mind set on the spirit, how do we do that?
Do You Know How to Experience the Unlimited Christ
(5 days ago) The e-book is always available for free here. In this enlightening book, Witness Lee discusses how the good land described in the Old Testament book of Deuteronomy is a complete picture of Christ that we can enjoy today. In the post How to See, Experience,
What Is the Essence of the Bible
(7 days ago) By saying that all Scripture is God-breathed, the apostle Paul indicated that the essence of the Bible is the Spirit. John 6:63 says: “It is the Spirit who gives life; the flesh profits nothing; the words which I have spoken to you are spirit and are life.”. It’s not the black and white letters of the Bible that give life, but the Spirit
What Is the Flesh in the Bible
(5 days ago) In the book of Romans, a book written to Christians, Paul clearly warns the believers to be on guard not simply against sin, but against sin hiding in their own flesh. “Do not let sin therefore reign in your mortal body so that you obey the body’s lusts.” (Romans 6:12)
The Bible as Our Spiritual Food
(6 days ago) If the book is a textbook for a class, we read it, study it, and possibly commit some of it to memory. Or we might read the biography of a renowned person for inspiration and encouragement. But what about the Bible? Is it a book we read simply for inspiration, or a textbook for us to learn about God and the Christian faith?
Using the New Testament R ecovery Version
(3 days ago) As the unique book, the Bible is a book of divine truth. The truths contained in the Bible concern God and His eternal plan, man and his destiny, Christ with His person and work, the Holy Spirit in man’s experience of God, the complete salvation of God for man, the church as God’s corporate people, the kingdom of God,
Do You Need Help Understanding the Bible
(4 days ago) The Bible is much more than a book of morals and interesting stories. As God’s own speaking to mankind, it stands alone as the highest, most profound book. This Book of books brings us the divine revelation of God, His plan for man, and His eternal purpose. But the Bible isn’t always easy to understand. Reading for basic knowledge
What Does It Mean to Be Pure in Heart
(2 days ago) Let’s first see what it means to be pure in heart. Note 1 on pure in Matthew 5:8 in the Recovery Version is very helpful. The first part explains: “To be pure in heart is to be single in purpose, to have the single goal of accomplishing God’s will for God’s glory (1 Cor. 10:31). This is for the kingdom of the heavens.”.
The History of the Bible, Part 2—Translation
(8 days ago) Johannes Gutenberg was the first to achieve a breakthrough with a new technology: movable metal type. Having completed his monumental invention, the first modern printing press, Gutenberg proceeded to print a book—the Book. In 1456, Gutenberg produced the first Bible that was printed by moveable type. 3
What Is the Difference between the Soul and the Spirit
(9 days ago) Now that we’ve seen that the soul and spirit are different, we need to realize their functions also are different. The function of our spirit, the deepest part of our being, is related to the spiritual realm: it enables us to contact and receive God Himself. John 4:24 shows us our spirit is able to contact God:
What 2 Timothy 2:22 Says about Fleeing Lusts and How It
(9 days ago) Whether young or old, we have a corrupted body of sinful lusts that are incited by the world. As Satan’s system, the world has only one aim: to draw us away from God and damage us by feeding our lusts. This evil world system is clearly defined in 1 John 2:16: “Because all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh and the lust of the eyes
Why Read the Bible
(3 days ago) The Bible is the foundation of Western civilization—morally, politically, literarily. Even the secular world recognizes the Bible as the most influential book in the world. It is the highest in its record of the origin of mankind, human history, and prophecies and in …
BFA in 2015 Bibles for America
(4 days ago) The Lord has truly blessed Bibles for America this year, enabling us to give away over a hundred thousand copies of the New Testament Recovery Version and over a half a million books! We would like to invite you to view our 2015 Year In Review and join us in praising and thanking the Lord for the spread of His precious Word. We pray that in the coming year even more people …
8 Verses that Show Jesus Christ Lives in You Bibles for
(3 days ago) Many verses in the Bible tell us unmistakably that Jesus Christ lives in His believers. In this post, we’ll highlight just eight of these wonderful portions from the Scriptures. 1. Romans 8:10—“Christ is in you”. “But if Christ is in you, though the body is dead because of sin, the spirit is life because of righteousness.”.
Author Spotlight: Who Is Witness Lee
(Just Now) Near the age of 70, Witness Lee began his major work, Life-study of the Bible—a rich, comprehensive, book-by-book exposition of the entire Bible, focused on the experience of Christ as life in the Word; it took twenty years to complete. Simultaneously, he gave thousands of messages on Christian life and service, much of which has been
Why We Witness for Christ and 6 Practical Points on How to
(6 days ago) The book of Acts is full of accounts of people being saved through different believers. For instance, we can write a letter or email to someone we know to share the Lord Jesus with them. We can write about our experience …
3 Major Steps in God’s Plan of Salvation after the Fall of Man
(6 days ago) Two verses in the book of John describe the first step God took. John 1:1 says, “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” Then John 1:14 says, “And the Word became flesh and tabernacled among us.” When we put these two verses together, we see something remarkable. The Word, who is God, became flesh.
The Mystery and Meaning of Life, Part 1 of 3 Bibles for
(Just Now) Welcome to our YouTube series, “Talks on the Basic Elements of the Christian Life.” This series will feature guest speakers discussing key topics from the book series “Basic Elements of the Christian Life,” which Bibles for America gives away for free. Have you ever wondered what the purpose of your existence is?
What Does God Want from Us in Our Christian Life
(3 days ago) This was the beginning of God’s filling us. Our spirit is where Christ now dwells in us and where we fellowship with God. It has the unique ability to contain God, contact God, and receive God. But God also made us with a soul. Our soul experiences emotions, thinks and considers, and makes all kinds of decisions.