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Reasons to Believe: Is the Bible really God's Word?

Reasons to Believe: Is the Bible really God's Word?

The Bible is unique. It was written over a period of 1,500 years by more than forty different authors, in three different languages, on three different continents. Its authors ranged from high government officials, peasants, military officers, and fishermen to a prime minister, a cupbearer for a king, religious teachers, and others. It tells of the beginning and end of the world.

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Our Need of Scripture

BY J.I. PACKER

Arm yourself with a thorough knowledge of the written word of God. Read your Bible regularly. Become familiar with your Bible...Neglect your Bible and nothing that I know of can prevent you from error if a plausible advocate of false teaching shall happen to meet you. Make it a rule to believe nothing except it can be proved from Scripture. The Bible alone is infallible...Do you really use your Bible as much as you ought?

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Fast Facts about the Bible

The following list is not designed to discuss doctrine, or provide in-depth teaching. It is merely a resource center for factual information on the Bible.

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Why Memorize Scripture?

BY JOHN PIPER

“Bible memorization is absolutely fundamental to spiritual formation. If I had to choose between all the disciplines of the spiritual life, I would choose Bible memorization, because it is a fundamental way of filling our minds with what it needs. This book of the law shall not depart out of your mouth. That’s where you need it! How does it get in your mouth? Memorization”

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15 Values of Scripture Memory

BY FRANCIS COSGROVE

"For the word of God is living and active, sharper than nay two-edged sword, piercing to the division of soul and of spirit, of joints and of marrow, and discerning the thoughts and intentions of the heart." (Hebrews 4:12). Filling your mind and heart with God's Word will produce lasting effects in many areas of your Christian walk, such as: victory over sin, prayer, knowing Biblical doctrine, and receiving wise counsel.  

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