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The March – April 2015 issue of the Bible Advocate is now available.

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Featured Article

Viewpoint: Grace and Truth Quest

Insights from Israel Steinmetz


What does John mean when he says the only begotten Son of the Father is “full of grace and truth” (1:14)? Read More »

Jesus Medley

Weightier matters of faith, mercy, and freedom.


Abundant Life

Jesus came so we could have life and have it more abundantly (John 10:10b). “I am the good shepherd,” He said (v. 14). The desire of all good shepherds is that their sheep have abundant life — good pasture for grazing, plenty of water, protection, etc. The more we understand God’s grace, the greater our abundant life in Jesus. “Grace for grace” in John 1:16 means it is continuous. Read More »

Featured Article


Longing to soar? There is a way to newer heights

by Jason Overman15-1-dreamstime_l_37769447

I have always wanted to fly. But I lack the wings.

I envy the birds and bees and butterflies that take no thought for gravity. That fundamental force that grounds me is no obstacle for them. With delightful freedom they soar and dip and glide in spite of it. Read More »