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Bible Reading for 2015

  God – the Creator and Sovereign of the universe – is not silent. He has spoken and continues to speak through His Word. For this reason, reading Scripture is of paramount importance for the people of God. As we start a New Year, this is a great time to choose a Bible reading plan, be resolved and start reading!

Bible Devotion Series: Read, Study and Apply

Reading and studying the Bible is a rewarding experience. The Psalmist declared, “I will lift up my hands toward your commandments, which I love, and I will meditate on your statutes” (Psalm 119:48). By means of this consistent activity, we come face to face with what God has spoken. This is a true delight! On the HBC blog, in addition to the various topics…

Resources for Spiritual Growth – Part 2

What does it mean to be filled with the Spirit? Some make this refer to an experience limited to a select few whereas others ignore its importance completely. What does it mean? The idea is that the believer’s life is to be under the control and direction of the Holy Spirit. This control leads to conduct that is in conformity to the word of God. To be filled with the…

In my weakness, your growth

  Photo Credit: © openlens – Fotolia.com The following blog piece comes from The Briefing. This excellent bimonthly periodical comes in a print version, but is also available online. Jean Williams writes: “None of us wants to be the cause of another person’s sanctification – at least, not unintentionally – and yet, so often, that is what we are. Is this…