RESOURCES for YOUTH
We live in an unprecedented age, with access to information like never before. Here are some suggestions on where to go to take advantage of the resources out there.
Growing In Christ
Instead of binging Netflix, why not feed your soul with reflections on doctrine, apologetics, Scripture study, and following Jesus? We've got some special channels set up for our youth on RightNow Media. Log in, and head to "Youth Start Here."
Looking to go a little deeper in your reading and understanding of the word? Here are some resources that might help you:
- Bible Gateway - easy to use Bible search and home to the IVP online commentaries.
- ESV Bible Online - a great text available online
- YouVersion - an fantastic Bible app for your phone
- BibleStudyTools - multiple translations of the Bible, word study tools, dictionaries, lexicons and more!
- The Blue Letter Bible - great for word studies!
- LuminaBible - Bible.org's fantastic online tool for studying the Scripture
- Online Commentaries - AFTER you've done the work of understanding what the Bible SAYS and what the original authors MEANT, THEN you can read how others have understood the passage.
- The "Swedish" Method - a quick and easy(-ier) way to start reading your Bible intentionally. (And how we're reading in youth group)
- The Secret Sauce for Devotional Reading - some great questions to ask when doing your daily reading.
- Mastering the Bible - just what it says
- Having a hard time reading daily? Here are 5 Strategies for Daily Reading
- Struggling with how to apply? Here are 5 Ways to Read for Personal Application.
- Wrestling with getting through the Old Testament? Here are 4 Practical Guidelines for Reading OT Stories.
- Is that promise really meant for me? Careful how you read the text!