What Does Your View of Israel Say about Your Theology?

We are regularly reminded of Israel’s prominent role in history and current events, but where is Israel in your systematic theology? As you reflect upon Scripture, what does the Bible say about the land and people of Israel and how does your view of Israel shape your theology? Has the Church replaced Israel? What is the relationship between the Church and Israel? What is the role for Israel now and in the future?

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Goliath Isn’t the Only Giant in the Bible. Here’s Where They Came From.

If they haven’t read it, most people have at least heard the story of David and Goliath of Gath (“the Gittite”). The names of the hero and villain have iconic status. But how many people know anything about the giant Goliath, other than that he lost his head to a boy named David from Israel?

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2 Days Left: Save on Logos 7, Commentaries & More

The biggest deal of the summer is going away in just two days. That means this is your last chance to get a great deal on Logos 7. If you’ve been waiting to upgrade, wait no longer: come Thursday, Logos base packages will be back to regular price.

Here’s a roundup of the summer deals you don’t want to miss.

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How to Find Every Eschatological Reference in the Bible

A recent question from a Logos user is a great way to show off the power of a tool available in the Full Feature Set which appears in base collections Bronze and above.

First the question:

I am looking for a way to search for all eschatological references in the Bible. If that is not hard enough, I would then like to separate them into categories;  e.g., Jesus, Paul, OT Prophets, David, etc. 

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Last Chance to Get 80 Hours of Christian Leadership Training for $89!

Are you a parent or grandparent? Do you teach Sunday school or lead a small group? Do you pastor a church or serve as an elder or deacon?

If you do any of the above, then whether you realize it or not, you are a leader. And as a Christian leader, you are in a unique position to influence other believers.

To help you maximize your effectiveness, we’re offering a one-of-a-kind leadership conference that will fit right into your schedule, no matter how busy you are. And you have only a few days left to register for just $89.

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Enter to Win a Copy of Logos 7 Collector’s Edition!

We’re giving away a copy of Logos 7 Collector’s Edition, and you have unlimited chances to win.

This one’s the mother lode.

Imagine you had Logos 7 Collector’s Edition. It’s our ultimate base package, boasting double the commentaries and almost triple the theology works as the next lowest package, plus hundreds of other Bible study resources.

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How to Juggle Ministry While Attending Seminary

Everyone’s experience in seminary is going to be unique, but Danny Zacharias and Ben Forrest believe there are certain skills and habits that apply to anyone in a seminary context. Their new book, Surviving and Thriving in Seminary, equips students with the skills to succeed—spiritually, relationally, and academically. In this excerpt, Zacharias and Forrest provide some tips for students juggling their busy ministry lives with their studies.

Gone are the days when seminary students were solely focused on their education, tucked in the halls of the school wearing their academic regalia with little else than study clamoring for their attention. Today many students have to balance their studies with their roles as full-time pastors, part-time assistants, or lay leaders within their church. Even those who are not already engaged in active ministry will usually be involved in field education as part of their degree program.

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3 Ways Free Bible Software Will Revolutionize Your Study

We often forget that cutting-edge technology helped make the Reformation possible. But in fact, sixteenth-century publishers turned to a new-fangled device called the printing press to share the messages of Reformers at mass scale. And when they began to print Bible translations common people could actually read for themselves, a revolution in personal Bible study was born.

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Logos Summer Training: How to Get Deep Insight on Biblical Characters

Each week this summer the Logos Pros will teach you how to master the tools and resources of Logos Bible Software. You’ll get some pointers and some study questions. This week: biblical character studies.

Christians believe that the Bible is the only piece of literature written under the guidance and direction of the Holy Spirit. The stories and characters recorded in the Bible were chosen by God, and the Bible does not contain useless details. Everything written in the Bible deserves our attention, even minor characters in the biblical story.

Like Ahithophel. The video below will take you through a brief yet informative study of this biblical character. Using the tools and texts in Logos, we will discover how his story and relationship to other characters impacts the larger David narrative.

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5 Reasons To Check Out the New Testament Library Series

There are dozens of great deals featured in July’s monthly sale, including the New Testament Library Series (15 vols.) Through the end of the month, you can get it for 40% off. Here are just 5 reasons you should reach for this series the next time your prepare a sermon or study the Word.

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