Martin Luther’s Legacy Lives on in This New Documentary

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It’s been half a millennium since Martin Luther struck the spark that lit the fire of Reformation across the world. Much has changed since that revolutionary act, but one thing is certain: we are living in the legacy of Luther.

In the new documentary Luther: The Life and Legacy of the German Reformer, filmmaker Stephen McCaskell walks us through the key events that shaped the life of the man who has shaped the modern church. Get an up-close look at someone who, despite his flaws and missteps, was used to preserve the gospel of grace.

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Why Biblical Character Studies Are So Powerful

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Moses. Noah. Ruth. Hezekiah. These biblical characters can seem larger than life. Their stories are so grand, their significance so great, it’s easy to forget they were real people—with real struggles—that God chose to use in spite of their weaknesses.

That’s one reason character studies are so powerful. Whether you’re studying for personal devotion or preparing a lesson or sermon, when you dive deep into the lives of biblical characters, you realize that there was nothing special to set them apart; God didn’t choose these individuals because of any intrinsic greatness. In fact, God delights in using sinful, flawed people who nevertheless turned to him in reliance on his grace. In short, character studies remind us that God uses messed-up people like you and me.

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Piper, Spurgeon, Tozer & More: Save 40% on Round 3 Authors!

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Sixty-four theological all-stars have slugged it out for weeks, but today only eight remain standing. LMM rookie Tim Keller tore through the first two rounds, but he may have met his match with F.F. Bruce. As of this writing, Bruce leads Keller by 100 votes. But with four days left in Round 4, Keller could still snag a victory and advance.

Meanwhile, Douglas Moo takes on John Stott; Martin Luther faces B.B. Warfield (and is leading the great Princeton Theologian by nearly 200 votes!); and Leon Morris has a healthy lead over R.C. Sproul. Get in on the fun and vote in Round 4 of Logos March Madness.

But don’t stop there: check out the savings on select works by Round 3 authors. Only the most popular authors make it this far into Logos March Madness, which means the biggest saving yet are on some of the biggest names in theology and biblical studies. Get 40% off these round 3 authors:

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A Conversation with Michael F. Bird on Staying Curious in Bible Study

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The NIV Faithlife Study Bible invites you to explore the Bible and inform your faith. There is limitless depth to God’s Word—whether it’s studying the original biblical languages or the details of the ancient world, there’s always something new to learn. Discover intriguing insights in robust study notes based on the original languages of the Bible. Visualize the biblical story with stunning graphics that bring the ancient world—and the Bible—to life.

Whether you’re studying the Bible for the first time or the thousandth time, the NIV Faithlife Study Bible is the perfect tool to feed your curiosity about God and his work in the world.

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Save up to 50% on Biblical Studies, Theology, & More!

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In March’s monthly sale, you can get commentaries, theological resources, evangelism and apologetic resources, and more—all for up to half off the regular price. Here are five March deals you don’t want to pass up:

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Prepare Your Heart for Easter with This Free Devotional

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This month, we’re giving away free digital copies of Paula Gooder’s devotional, This Risen Existence: The Spirit of Easter. Visit Logos.com/Free-Book-of-the-Month to download your free devotional.

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Round 1 Deals Are Live and Round 2 Is Underway

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The votes are in and 32 authors are headed to Round 2 of Logos March Madness. Jonathan Edwards trounced John Bunyan, besting him by literally thousands of votes. But Augustine and Craig Keener stayed neck and neck until the very end. And Darrell Bock and Dietrich Bonhoeffer slugged it out til the final bell—with Bock claiming victory by just a single vote!

With Round 1 over and Round 2 underway, you can save 30% on select works by the eliminated authors. Here’s a roundup of the LMM deals you won’t want to miss:

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When & Why to Use the Moody Bible Commentary

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A soldier’s backpack contains everything needed for survival on the battlefield. In cold climates, it may contain a blanket, extra socks, and a fire kit with a fire starter. In hot weather, the backpack might have sunglasses and sunscreen. The things a soldier carries can mean the difference between life and death in dire situations—no matter what environment they may find themselves in.

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Wedding Season Is Almost Here: A Practical Guide for Pastors

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Has your Facebook feed been full of engagement announcements over the past few months? It’s no surprise: almost 40% of engagements occur between November and February. With summer just months away, wedding season is almost here. And as a wedding planner, I have spent the last few weeks meeting lots of brides and grooms. When I sit down with a couple, one of the first questions I get is “Do you know anyone who can officiate my wedding?”

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30 Simple Words That Will Draw You Closer to God

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In today’s culture, it’s hard to feel productive unless we’re moving fast. We try to squeeze the most out of every moment. We listen to an informational podcast during our morning workout; we speed read through a chapter from that business book during our morning commute; we check our email while in the middle of a conversation. But sometimes the most fruitful thing we can do is slow down and intentionally pursue God.

Jarrid Wilson, a speaker, blogger, and author, wrote 30 Words: A Devotional for the Rest of Us, to encourage, inspire, and convict us to dive into a deeper relationship with God, even when our day seems overfull. 30 Words guides the reader through reflection and practical application on 30 different words—like compassion, purpose, and patience.

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