Archives for May 2018

The Easy Way to Do a Responsible Bible Word Study

Oh man. They give me these topics sometimes. I’m supposed to make responsible Bible word studies “easy.”

Next week: Middle East Peace Negotiations for Beginners.

But no—we can do this. We can. Because the key word is “responsible,” and that mainly means you avoid claiming more for your Bible word study than your work really justifies. And the best way to do that is to calibrate your expectations beforehand. What are you actually hoping to accomplish from a Bible word study?

These five easy steps will show you both what to expect and how to get there. [Read more…]

Introducing Faithlife Sites: Church Websites That Run Themselves

When you entered the ministry, you probably didn’t dream of sitting at your computer tinkering with your church website.

And now you don’t have to.

Faithlife Sites frees you to focus on what matters most by giving you a church website that runs itself.  

Plus, it’s free. [Read more…]

Save 71% on the 2018 Tough Topics Bundle

There are many difficult passages in the Bible. In fact, there are entire books that can leave us perplexed. While we want to know and understand what God is saying, we often set those passages aside, finding ourselves in need of a resource to help guide us through the complexities.

That’s why Logos created Tough Topics courses. Each course takes an in-depth, unflinching look into the most difficult passages, theological issues, and topics in Scripture. [Read more…]

Last Chance to Save 50% on Top-Ranked Commentaries

It’s not too often you find single volumes of excellent commentaries at a really good price. And when top-ranked commentaries are 50% off, that’s when you know it’s time to stock up. [Read more…]

Last Chance to Save 40% on Kregel Resources

May is coming to an end—and with it your chance to save 40% on resources from Kregel Publications, our Publisher’s Spotlight for this month.

Kregel consistently produces solidly biblical resources aimed to meet the spiritual needs of all Christians while also fulfilling the more theological and academic demands of pastors, scholars, and students.

While there are many resources to check out, these featured collections will add richness and depth to your library with writings from some of the finest theologians in biblical, theological, and apologetic studies: [Read more…]

The Logos 7 Sale Ends in Four Days

As of this writing, you only have a few days left to get 20% off Logos 7.

Except, if you already own Logos, you won’t save 20%.

You’ll save more. If you own Logos 4, 5, or 6 you already own some of the resources in Logos 7 base packages. And since we would never charge you twice for books you already own, you’ll get a custom discount based on what’s already in your Logos library. [Read more…]

Last Chance to Get May’s Free Book, Plus Two More for under $12!

For just a few more days, May’s Free Book of the Month gives you an excellent resource to explore the different interpretations of the warning passages in Hebrews.

In Four Views on the Warning Passages in Hebrews, well-respected biblical scholars engage these critical passages using the four views format. This applicable work seeks to resolve the tension between the strong warnings against sin and the hope we have in Christ by wrestling with the difficult questions of apostasy, the security of salvation, and the intersection between the sovereignty of God and the free will of man. The clear exegetical arguments presented help to clarify these passages for pastors and laypeople alike. [Read more…]

Buy 3 Books, Get Supernatural Free through May 31

There are only a few days left to get Michael Heiser’s book Supernatural for free! Simply add Supernatural to your cart along with three other newly released digital titles.

In Lies Pastors Believe, pastor and professor Dayton Hartman unmasks lies he and other spiritual leaders often struggle with, then directs readers back to Jesus. With a winsome and engaging style, Hartman shows current and future pastors why these lies are so tempting, what damage they can do, and how they can be resisted—namely by believing and applying the truth of the gospel. [Read more…]

Am I Really Missing Out If I Don’t Get Logos 7?

If you’re studying the Bible with paper books, you have no way of knowing that the insight you need for your sermon is buried on page 347, in the third book from the left, on the fifth shelf from the top of the bookcase alphabetized by authors A–G.

And, as you know, Logos changes that. Even if you’re still on Logos 4, 5, or 6, you’re saving a ton of time every week just from the library and searching alone. [Read more…]

Last Chance: Save 47% on a Preaching Certificate Program

During May’s Monthly Sale you’ll enjoy considerable savings on a wide variety of resources—including 47% off the Preaching: Foundational Certificate Program.

In the Preaching: Foundational Certificate Program you’ll hear from top theological professors Michael Goheen, Gary Carr, Bryan Chapell, and J. Kent Edward as they help answer the question, “Why preach?” This invaluable course will help you understand what a biblical sermon looks like and how to overcome challenges you may face as a preacher. [Read more…]