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NKJV, Know The Word Study Bible

NKJV, Know The Word Study Bible

On 11/26 Debi Martin wrote: This Bible is designed to help one study the Bible. Each book of the Bible starts with an introduction summary and a “how to study” section for that particular book. There are brief notes like in any study Bible throughout each book, and also highlight sections to provide more insight into some of ... Know the Word Study Bible (NKJV)

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4 Stars

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NKJV Word Study Bible

NKJV Word Study Bible

On 10/4 Debi Martin wrote: Doing word studies can open up a whole new world in Bible study. Word studies also make it possible for those of us who don't know Greek or Hebrew to be able to better understand what the original authors were saying. This Bible provides word studies right in with the text, rather than having multiple ... NKJV Word Study Bible

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4 Stars

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Starter Bible

Starter Bible

On 7/7 Debi Martin wrote: For young children, this is a colorful storybook with short Bible stories. I think the intent is to introduce them to some of the key stories in the Bible. But it is sorely lacking in what it covers. For starters, while creation of Adam and Eve is covered, there is no mention of the Fall or of sin. The ... Starter Bible by Thomas Nelson

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2 Stars

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NKJV, The Chronological Study Bible

NKJV, The Chronological Study Bible

On 5/12 Debi Martin wrote: This is a beautiful, aesthetically pleasing Bible. I was sent for review one of the imitation leather versions. While I think it is important to read the Bible straight through for context and to not have sections of books broken up, I also think reading through the Bible in the order that events happened ... NKJV, The Chronological Study Bible

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5 Stars

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The Happy Christian

The Happy Christian

On 4/10 Debi Martin wrote: The Happy Christian: Ten Ways to Be a Joyful Believer in a Gloomy World by David P. MurrayMy rating: 4 of 5 starsI had heard great things about this book. It was an easy read and had good things to say. Yet it didn't really grab me. If it hadn't been a review book, I may not have continued reading it. ... The Happy Christian by David Murray

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4 Stars

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NIV Proclamation Bible

NIV Proclamation Bible

On 3/12 Debi Martin wrote: This Bible's theme is geared toward those who are teaching and preaching the Word, providing tools to help in better handling the Word of Truth. Each book of the Bible gives an overarching theme and also breaks down the structure or outline of the Book for better preparation in teaching it to others.One ... NIV Proclamation Bible Review

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3 Stars

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NASB Note-Taker's Bible

NASB Note-Taker's Bible

On 1/9 Debi Martin wrote: I'm all about taking notes as we read our Bibles, or jotting thoughts and notes down while listening to sermons, so a Note-Takers Bible sounded right up my alley.I also like the NASB translation - New American Standard Bible - as it is one of the more literal or word-for-word translations.This is a very ... The NASB Note-Takers Bible

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4 Stars

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Know the Heretics

Know the Heretics

On 6/12 Debi Martin wrote: Know the Heretics by Justin S. HolcombMy rating: 4 of 5 starsVery readable overview of some of the key heresies during the course of church history. Heresy is defined as "that which deviates from the central teachings of the Christian faith, as expressed in the rule of faith and subsequently in the church's ... Know the Heretics by Justin Holcomb

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4 Stars

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Know the Creeds and Councils

Know the Creeds and Councils

On 5/23 Debi Martin wrote: Know the Creeds and Councils by Justin S. HolcombMy rating: 4 of 5 starsThe book starts out with a definition and explanation of what creeds, confessions, catechisms, and councils were in the history of the church. It then goes on to talk about some of the particular creeds, confessions, catechisms and ... Know the Creeds and Councils by Justin Holcomb

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4 Stars

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The Hyperlinked Life

The Hyperlinked Life

On 4/4 Debi Martin wrote: The Hyperlinked Life: Live with Wisdom in an Age of Information Overload by Zondervan PublishingMy rating: 4 of 5 starsThis is a short, succinct book on the positives and negatives that come with living in the digital age. We have constant access to information through our phones, the Internet, and social ... The Hyperlinked Life by Jun Young and David Kinnamen (Barna Frames)

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4 Stars

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Compass

Compass

On 2/6 Debi Martin wrote: In requesting to review this BibleI tried to find out more about this translation and where it falls on the translation spectrum. I discovered that the Voice translation has been somewhat controversial. Without delving into the controversy, I'm not completely sure why it is called "Compass" as that doesn't ... Compass Bible (The Voice) - Review

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4 Stars

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The Modern Life Study Bible

The Modern Life Study Bible

On 1/18 Debi Martin wrote: I'm always eager to check out new Bibles, particularly study Bibles. We are blessed to have so many Bibles available to us in the English language.This new Bible coming out is jam-packed with all kinds of interesting features! The purpose for this study Bible appears to be that of helping to show how ... The Modern Life Study Bible

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4 Stars

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NIV Essentials Study Bible

NIV Essentials Study Bible

On 12/24 Debi Martin wrote: With a plethora of study Bibles available, here is another one to consider when looking for a Bible to help dig deeper into the Word of God.One of the differences with this Bibleis that it takes portions of 6 other study resources and combines them all into one Bible. With several different lenses to ... NIV Essentials Study Bible

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4 Stars

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