Everyone needs a little help when reading the Bible. Sometimes the poetry and prose, history and revelation, or parables and proverbs need some explanation.
Below is a selection of Bible Reading notes that are available. You can order them directly through the church. If you would like to find out more, or place an order, please use the form below.
Daily Bread provides real inspiration each time you read it. Writers are
from all kinds of backgrounds with all kinds of perspectives. You’ll be challenged, encouraged, surprised and inspired as God uses the notes to speak into your life.
Encounter With God is designed to lead you to a deeper understanding about what God is saying to you and to his world today. You’ll find its thorough and energetic investigation of the whole Bible inspiring and stimulating. And you’ll discover that its biblical exposition is complemented by pastoral warmth from a strong field of writers and contributors. New features provide insights into Christian spirituality, tackle contemporary issues, and profile teachers who inspire, encouraging regular Bible study and prayer among mature Christians.
Closer To God is the Bible-reading guide that offers a complete devotional experience for those seeking a deeper, richer meeting with God through his Word and Spirit. It seeks to demonstrate that God is reaching out to his church and to the nations with the message of his life-transforming love and all-surpassing glory. Closer to God aims to help you find out how God speaks to ordinary people: loving, freeing, changing and healing them in order to do incredible things for him. ‘Going deeper’ meditations help you chew over what God is saying to you through his Word.
Everyday with Jesus Each day’s suggested passage is typically 10–20 verses and is accompanied by notes which explain and apply the passage. There are also suggestions for further study and prayer.
Cover to Cover Everyday Get a thorough, in-depth understanding of Bible books, stories and characters in the context of Scripture’s overall ‘plot-line’. Study the entire Bible over a five-year rolling programme.
Inspiring Women Everyday is written by women for women of all ages from all walks of life. These notes will help to build faith and bring encouragement and inspiration to the lives and hearts of Christian women.
Day By Day With Jesus provides a short printed Bible passage explained and provided
especially for women by women who have themselves found the Bible a source of strength and inspiration for life
Guidelines In-depth study to enable readers interpret and apply biblical text. Provides 6 units per week with introduction and thought for prayer.
New Daylight Daily Bible readings and comment, including a prayer or reflection encouraging a stimulating time with God each day.
Engage Seeks to address relevant issues in teenagers’ lives and provide a Bible reading Bible notes for teenagers, have been written to help young people understand and apply the scriptures resource that is engaging and long-lasting.
Mettle Designed for 14–18-year-olds, Mettle is published every four months and tackles Bible themes as well as the ‘hot potato’ issues that young people face today. YP’s is a dynamic devotional for 11–15-year-olds. Each issue is packed with cool graphics, special features and suggestions on how to get deeply involved.
Discover is for 11–14 year-olds, aims to build young lives firmly on the gospel and a knowledge of the Bible. It is packed with straightforward, no-nonsense explanation of God’s Word. Bursting with puzzles, questions and top teaching to help the reader get stuck into the Bible.
Topz is a popular devotional for 7–11-year-olds. The Topz Gang teach children biblical truths through word games, puzzles, riddles, cartoons, competitions, simple prayers and daily Bible readings.
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