Summary: Christian, Bible-based books & free online Bible studies with information, instruction, help & advice. Cross-cultural help and advice on
money, family (marriage and parenting), anger and jealousy. Also self-help for anxiety, self worth, temptation and depression. Small group Bible study.
Practical, cross-cultural biblical books with personal application questions will transform your marriage. Read one or more of these powerful self-help books. For individual or group study.
Read more about "Marriage by the Book."
Victory over Grumpiness, Irritation & Anger
Enjoy a loving, life-giving lifestyle
Biblical secrets to self-control
Overcoming Jealousy and Insecurity:
Biblical steps to living without jealousy or fear
Getting Started, Getting Connected:
Taking new steps in your walk with Jesus
Nurturing with insight and disciplining in love
A journey out of darkness into God's light
Who Do You Think You Are?
Understanding who you are in Christ
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Anger, irritation, and jealousy
Anxiety, fear, and worry
Christianity, church, and God's love
Counseling, mentoring, and helping others
Culture and society
Depression and discouragement
Marriage (communication, sex and more)
Money and God
Parenting children and teenagers
Personal growth and development
Self-concept, self-worth and self-esteem
Small groups & home fellowship groups
Temptation and overcoming sin
Set up and lead a marriage
ministry, small group or class
Something wonderful happens when people get together to study what God says. Learn how to start and run a classroom or small group ministry using "Marriage by the Book."
Start a ministry, small group or class
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God is powerful. He created the heavens and earth, and he created you.
Who is God Part three: Understanding God's love and holiness God is not impersonal. He loves you. (God showed us his love by making the supreme sacrifice.) He also is holy and judges sin.
Who is God Part four: Understanding God by looking at Jesus One of the best ways to understand God is to look at Jesus, since Jesus is in nature God himself.
Recent online Bible studiesStop, Think, Pray when you are tempted or angry Practical Bible-based steps to overcome sin and temptation. Revised and expanded May 2015.
Step-by-step small group and cell group meeting plan Seven Steps for Christ-Centered Small Group Meetings
Is Jesus God? Online Bible study on the divinity of Jesus
Conflict resolution - Bible-based solutions Practical steps to resolve any type of conflict.
Bring your Bible study alive with good questions These questions will get people in small groups thinking -- and talking -- about what the Bible says.
Guard Your Heart When Helping Others Be a wise pastor, counselor, small group leader or friend
The Power in Humility Understanding the meaning of humility in the Bible
The Golden Compass Understanding and responding to Philip Pullman's well-written attack on Christianity
Did Jesus say to love myself before loving others? The Bible does not say you should love yourself before loving others.
Legal liability issues in mentoring Steps to minimize the risk of charges of negligence and the possibility of lawsuits
Resist sin by truly loving others A study on true love
Anger at God Is it a sin to be angry with God?
Guard your thought life The road to sin starts in your mind. Get off the road before you travel too far.
Consider the consequences of sinning ... and not sinning. Understanding the results of sin versus the results of holiness can help motivate you to make wise choices.
Is this the end? The Mayan calendar stops December 12, 2012 (or December 21, 2012). It's not going to mean the end of the world ... or anything else!
Be a generous person. Demonstrate generosity to your church, the poor, and the needy.
Acknowledge that God owns everything. Understanding God's ownership changes how we look at money and possessions.
See yourself as God's steward (or assistant). Take good care of God's possessions and money.
Do not take things personally. Escape the trap of hurt feelings.
Are all religions the same (or basically the same), equal, true or "one"? Back to Top
Marriage by the Book: 8 Christian, Bible-based marriage "self-help" booksThese cross cultural books are great for both individual and group study. Click on the books' titles to read more about them.
Laying a Solid Foundation. When you learn and apply Gods foundational truths, you will begin to experience the joyful marriage and family God intends. Discover what it means to be "one flesh." See how to apologize without making things worse. And learn how to focus on changes you should make instead of focusing on your spouses faults. Click here to learn foundational marriage truths.Back to Top
More "self-help" books: Biblical information and advice for daily livingEach of these Christian, Bible-based books provides information, instruction, help and advice for daily living. The advice is both cross-cultural and scriptural, and is appropriate for individual study as well as group study.
These cross cultural books are great for both individual and group study. Click on each book's title to read more about it as well as ordering instructions.
Conquering Depression: A Journey Out of Darkness Into God's Light. Do you feel "low" or mildly depressed much of the time? Or do you feel as if you are trapped in the bottom of a deep pit and think there is no way out? The numerous practical, biblical guidelines in this book will help you enjoy the joy and peace that Jesus promises. Click here to conquer depression and discouragement.Back to Top
Examples of free online family and daily-living Bible studiesRead and print free online Bible studies for advice on the family, marriage, sex, communication, money, anger, depression, self-concept and more topics. (Check our resources page to link to all our online Bible studies.)
This scriptural information is ideal for personal use, group study, and adult Christian education classes (adult Sunday school).
The following are examples of some of our many free online printable Bible studies.
Abortion What God Says in the Bible about AbortionClick here for more free printable online Bible studies.
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This site features biblical books and free online printable Christian Bible
studies with information, help and advice for marriage and parenting,
jealousy and anger, depression and temptation. Other scriptural resources
and topics include sex and romance, communication, self-esteem and
money. Previously known as BibleSource Publications (www.biblesource.net).
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