Resources: scripture

Biblical Passages Relevant to Life Issues

By Randy Alcorn | September 1, 2015
Scriptures that show life begins in the womb, God is Creator and Owner of all people, God has exclusive prerogatives over human life and death, God hates the shedding of innocent blood, and God has a special love for children.

How is Scripture sometimes misused?

By Randy Alcorn | October 17, 2012
In this eleven minute video, Randy Alcorn takes part in a round table discussion with Pastors Stu Weber and Steve Keels on the book of 2 Timothy at Good Shepherd Community Church. In this clip, they talk about the misuse of scripture.

Scriptural Principles for Giving

By Eternal Perspective Ministries | September 12, 2012
These key scripture verses on financial stewardship are arranged according to the six principles found in Randy Alcorn’s book The Treasure Principle: Discovering the Secret of Joyful Giving. They were arranged and posted by the Mission Increase Foundation as guiding principles for donors to their organization.

Teaching Your Children Wisdom from the Word

By Steve Ingino | September 14, 2011
The following is a list of nine topics that you can teach your children from the book of Proverbs just as Solomon taught his children. I recommend that you go over one topic a day or a week with your child, looking up the Scripture references together and memorizing one or two verses from each topic.

Spiritual Disciplines and Legalism

By Randy Alcorn | July 14, 2011
In this two and a half minute clip, Randy talks about how God’s grace has actually raised the bar of standards for the Christian life, but at the same time God has empowered us to live a life focused on Christ in order to jump that bar. (from Desiring God's Don't Waste Your Life)

What does it mean to CONSIDER it joy?

By Randy Alcorn | March 14, 2011
In this three-minute clip, Randy talks about what James 1:2 means when it says, "Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds."