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Sometimes a simple vision from God grows into something unimaginable.

That’s what happened after Pat and Bernard Zondervan started Zondervan out of their mother’s Michigan farmhouse in 1931, publishing their first book, Women of the Old Testament, just two years later.

Today, Zondervan is a leading Bible publisher of best-selling Bibles, books, curricula, academic resources, and digital products—including the best-selling modern-English translation of the Bible, the NIV.

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Excerpt from the Award-Winning Lexham Geographic Commentary

Each year, Christianity Today honors outstanding books most likely to shape evangelical life, thought, and culture.

The Lexham Geographic Commentary on the Gospels, edited by Barry Beitzel, recently received this prestigious award for the category of Biblical Studies. The commentary delivers fresh insight by paying attention to an often overlooked component of the Gospel stories—their geographical setting.

Most houses (be they of a commoner or a king) had a guest–room or lodging place (katalyma) where a traveler could pause to eat or sleep for a period of time.

This excerpt explores—and challenges—the traditional understanding of the location of Jesus’ birth. [Read more…]

Kuyper: Are You Keeping Watch over Your Flock?

Many of us reread the Christmas story every year with a sense of routine, or perhaps even staleness. It can be all too easy in our rereading to miss how the Christmas story challenges us in new ways.

In the following excerpt from Honey from the Rock, a brand-new book from Lexham Press, Kuyper invites us to put ourselves in the shepherds’ shoes. Instead of passing over their work as part of the background, Kuyper challenges us to learn from their watch over all that God entrusted to them. [Read more…]

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There are only a few days left to get this month’s Free Book of the Month: New Covenant Commentary: 2 Timothy and Titus.

The first Thessalonian church was grieving over those who had died, enduring harsh persecution, and struggling with questions about the future. But according to author Aída Besançon Spencer, Paul offered more than wishful thinking or pie-in-the-sky comfort to the Thessalonian church. He offered the comfort and reassurance of hope in the Messiah Jesus. [Read more…]

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5 Seminary-Level Courses to Listen to on Your Morning Commute

If you’ve been blessed enough to go to Bible school or seminary, you know the joy of prolonged seasons of structured theological learning.

And you probably miss them now that they’re over. If you had the time, you’d love to sit in on a class once again.

With Mobile Ed lectures in Faithlife Audio, you can. [Read more…]

6 Resources That Will Help You Learn Greek and Hebrew

It’s a journey to move from alphabets and words to fluid reading and interpretation. It can feel like climbing a mountain just to reach another false summit.

This post is for anyone who’s about to climb or has fallen off midway.

Those who’ve reached the top—who have done the hard work of gaining enough familiarity with the original languages to discover gold they couldn’t have otherwise—will tell you the trudge is worth it. [Read more…]

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Stock up on great commentaries and ministry resources during November’s monthly sale. You can save up to 41% on these books and over 40 others!

The Resurrection of the Son of God by N.T. Wright – $23, 41% Off
In this volume, N.T. Wright takes us on a fascinating journey through ancient beliefs about life after death. He carefully looks at historical views from Homer to Plato to the first century, where the Greek and Roman world (apart from the Jews) consistently denied any possibility of resurrection. Wright looks at the evidence and brings us to a deeper understanding of the strange and evocative Easter stories in the gospels. [Read more…]

Everything You Need to Know about Notes in Logos 8

Notes is where you store your insights. It’s how you capture that important observation, powerful quote, or memorable illustration in Logos so you can return to it later.

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