Practical, inspirational resources to help you grow
Why do we want to learn to pray as Jesus prayed? So we can walk with God as He walked with God. So our prayers can be more effective at reaching other people, and so we can have a closer relationship with God. Jesus had seven major prayer experienced that we can learn from as we study the Bible. Watch and listen as Pastor Mark Finley opens the Word and reached us how to pray as Jesus prayed.
In John 14:23 we read, "If anyone loves Me, he will follow My Word; and My Father will love him, and We will come to him and make Our dwelling with him." In this 3ABN Today program, Angela Lomacang talks with Melody Mason about what it means to live by every Word. We pray this program encourages you and inspires you in your journey with Jesus.
Have you ever wondered how to get started praying the Word? If so, these printable prayer cards, filled with Bible promises and quotes from Inspiration, are just for you. Topics covered include prayers and promises for your spiritual growth, for your children, your marriage, your ministry, for overcoming spiritual breaches, and much more. The promises included will add power to your prayer life. (Also available for download in Spanish. All cards can be edited and personalized!)
This beautiful discipleship book, written by Don MacLafferty, will not only be a blessing to you personally, in teaching you how to be a disciple of Jesus, but it can also be used to lead small group Bible Studies. Packed full of engaging activities, heart convicting questions and principles straight from the Word of God, this resource goes straight to the heart of core issues that we need to address today. Jesus is the Way, and He's asking us to follow Him, all the way!
Looking for tools to memorize Scripture for you or your children? Here's a great place to start! Dig deeper into the Word with this comprehensive collection of Bible verse cards that cover a wide range of topics, especially applicable to the times in which we live. This substantial collection of 390 cards (over 600 verses altogether) are organized into small sections with colorful tabs. Each topic has a different theme and photo. This makes customizing your scripture memory plan simple. Cards can be placed above sinks, on mirrors, doorways, appliances, or anywhere they will be seen. In addition to memorizing scripture, this is a great resource for Bible studies and sharing on various topics. Visually enhanced memorization by theme and topic enables one to quickly address each varying opportunity to share God’s Word. This collection is now available in both KJV and NKJV.
These "God First" Fall '22 Week of Prayer materials, organized by the General Conference Stewardship Department, aim to help church members grow in practical ways by cultivating a “God first” lifestyle. Of course, we all know this is only possible when we receive a change of heart, through the power of the Holy Spirit. This is our greatest need! The transformation process is activated and expands when we choose to commit and recommit. The Stewardship Revival Week provides the space for this to happen. Even though the “God First” principle should affect all areas of life, these messages cover eight aspects related to developing our intimacy with God and our trust in Him. We pray you are blessed!
Famine is knocking on the door of millions worldwide. Threats of nuclear war are coming from Eastern Europe. Children being gunned down in their classroom. Water is drying up in the American southwest. Turmoil everywhere. People are looking for answers, asking questions. Why hasn’t Jesus come? What is He waiting for? I was a sleeping Christian five years ago and didn’t know it. I thought I knew Jesus, but I didn’t. I thought I was ready for Jesus to come. I wasn’t. Thankfully, God woke me up and got me thinking (watch the video to learn what happened and the answer to the question: Why hasn't Jesus come?)
In 1888 a very precious message was given that lifted up Jesus as never before. It was a message that the church desperately needed. Join us for 40 days, already in progress, as we study this much needed message of Righteousness by Faith. Dates for this special prayer emphasis are October 11 to November 19. Please join us if you are experiencing the following challenges: • You struggle continually with sin and cannot gain the victory. • You feel hopeless, powerless, and worthless. • You don’t know who you are or why you are here. In this study and prayer time, hosted by 24/7 United Prayer, you will learn heart-changing truths that will change the way you relate to God and to life. You will also understand how to grow faith and rest in Christ' righteousness in the midst of temptations, trials, and difficulties. Don't miss this great oppourtunity to learn and grow together in Jesus. Be ready to embrace the 1888 message and share it with the world.
There are over 3,500 promises in the Bible. God is a promise maker and as the old song says, “Every promise in the book is mine.” In this encouraging presentation, Pastor Mark Finley will share the story of a desperate woman who by faith claimed the promises of God and how you can by faith claim them too. He will share how to develop a faith to move the mountain of challenges you face.
Your family is precious to God! God has a great love for you and everyone you call your family. The small booklet "Come Home," written by Don MacLafferty, invites you to discover God's plans for your family and the place you call home. Through personal stories and testimonies, as well as Bible stories and study questions, you will explore timeless principles that will help you love your family well and safeguard your home in this chaotic time. Find God's vision for what your home could become by His love, His grace, and His power. (Available here in English or Tagalog!)
The theme for the 2022 General Conference Family Ministries Togetherness week for September 4-10, is called "Rebuilding the Family Altar." How do we rebuild altars in 2022? What are the altars of Baal in our homes today that need to be destroyed so that God’s altar can be rebuilt? How can we teach our children and families to worship God and rebuild the family altar as Elijah rebuilt the altar in his day? During this week of prayer, the General Conference Family Ministries team endeavor to inspire new habits of positive and healthy communication in your home; heart-turning behaviors that are grounded in grace and the fruit of the spirit. These materials are available in several languages.
In this episode, John Dinzey of 3ABN interviews Drs. Robert Hunsaker, Brian Schwartz, and Lyndi Schwartz about the 1888 message that invited them to receive the righteousness of Christ—a message that changed their lives! The righteousness by faith message is a significant message that should transform each one of our lives. Don't miss this testimony!
Review & Herald, March 22, 1887 par. 1