4 Common Myths About God’s Will

What Are Some Wrong Assumptions about God’s Will? WRONG ASSUMPTION #1: God’s will is pretty much impossible for the average Christian to figure out. Under this assumption, God’s will is accessible only to a few, like eccentric Bible scholars or spiritual mystics who somehow have figured out how to hack into the Lord’s heavenly database. Continue Reading

2 Ways to Find Healing in Prayer

Guest Post by Dr. Gregory Jantz Just as we were created to take control of our thoughts, have a healthy range of emotions, be social beings, and fuel our bodies well, we were also created with a soul that needs care and attention in order to thrive. The idea of deepening your spiritual life may Continue Reading

Why Do Some Bibles Have “Extra” Books?

Flip open a Catholic Bible and you’ll quickly notice that there’s a different list of books than in the Bibles at the Baptist church down the road. Instead of thirty-nine Old Testament book, you’ll count forty-six. If it’s an Eastern Orthodox Bible, you’ll count even more books. So why do some Bibles have these “extra” Continue Reading

3 Simple Spiritual Disciplines to Celebrate Easter

Guest Post from Journey to the Resurrection – Rose Visual Bible Study Joy gives us strength and helps us fully experience the best parts of life and survive the harshest challenges. We often move toward imitations of joy or attempts to manufacture joy by amusing ourselves with distractions. But true joy most often rises up Continue Reading

Spending Easter at Home?

Save 30% This Weekend on These Top Rose Books & Pamphlets! Just Because You’re at Home Doesn’t Mean Easter Stops!Celebrate Jesus’ life with your whole family using these best-selling Rose books and pamphlets! Start new traditions that engage the whole family with these fantastic Easter resources.  Quickly have all the fun activities and thoughtful discussion-starters at your Continue Reading

Connecting Biblical & Jewish Feasts to the Exodus

One of the most notable Jewish feasts that Christians take note of is Passover. Most of us know how Passover ties into the Exodus and the Plagues, but what happened after Passover? What do these Jewish holidays and feasts teach us about the Bible, God, and our faith? Feast of Unleavened Bread This festival was Continue Reading

SHARE: 7 Dangerous & Debunked Myths About the Coronavirus

Someone recently said to me today, “Everyone’s posting all sorts of news and updates. Who knows what’s true out there?” That’s the dangerous thing: false information can spread as quickly as this virus can… It’s true that there’s a lot of information out there. Not all of it is helpful, and some of it is Continue Reading

Free “Where Jesus Walked Palm Sunday to Easter” eChart & Map

FREE eChart: This week, dive into Holy Week and over 20 need-to-know moments from Jesus’ hours on the cross. Continue Reading

Finding Calm Amidst the Coronavirus Chaos–A Short Devotional for Focusing on God’s Names

City-wide shutdowns. Panic buying. And lots of handwashing. Most of us all over the world are going through the same motions. Fear is in the air, but in moments of clear thinking, we realize that panic is never the answer to the problems we face… Panic causes us to become selfish and hoard supplies that Continue Reading

How to Start Healing from Emotional Abuse

Guest Post by Dr. Gregory Jantz The message of emotional abuse is often “You never do anything right.” The reverberations of this message may cause you to set the bar too high on what counts as progress in recovering from the effects of emotional abuse. Healing isn’t a task you have to be perfect at, Continue Reading