Viewing posts from September, 2018

How It’s Made: Our Daily Bread Devotionals

By Julianna Keck

Sept. 25, 2018

Since its first publication in 1956, the Our Daily Bread devotional has been the primary resource for which Our Daily Bread Ministries is best known. Today, these daily devotionals are published and distributed in more than 50 languages… helping readers around the world go deeper into the life-changing wisdom of God’s Word. Our Daily Bread Ministries recently shared a behind the scenes glimpse into the extensive process of producing 60 million booklets. Requiring 6.4 million pounds of paper and 58,000 pounds of ink, it’s no small feat! And that’s just the print edition! As you know, Our Daily Bread content is also distributed in a variety of formats, including radio, podcast, email, and mobile app. While these facts and figures are mind-boggling, this global ministry ... Read More

Join Our Daily Bread’s Book Club Community!

By Julianna Keck

Sept. 24, 2018

There’s still time! You’re invited to join the Our Daily Bread Book Club! WHERE Facebook Private Group – Our Daily Bread Book Club: The Prayer Coin WHEN Starting September 24 WHO Open to everyone! Invite your friends and family to join! HOW TO JOIN Click here and hit “Join Group” Join the more than 22,000 people participating in this special reading of Elisa Morgan’s, The Prayer Coin. Read More

Here's What's on Our Bookshelf This Fall | RKC's Official Reading List

By Julianna Keck

Sept. 24, 2018

10 MUST-READ BOOKS OF 2018 Saturday officially marked the first day of Fall! As crisp autumn breezes sweep in, there’s nothing we like more than to curl up in a cozy corner with a good book... No matter how busy the days get, the RKC team aspires to be voracious readers and life-long learners. Whether it’s an edifying book on leadership, pre-releases being vetted for monthly premiums, or the next pick for our staff-organized book club, we’re always on the hunt for the season’s best reads. Lucky for us, there’s never a shortage of excellent, compelling content at our fingertips! Not only are our ministry partners renowned speakers and pastors, many are also prolific, award-winning authors. If you just can’t get enough of the biblical ... Read More

J.D. Greear’s Monday Morning Wake-Up Call

By Julianna Keck

Sept. 17, 2018

Monday Morning Checklist: Hit the snooze button Hit the snooze button Hit the snooze button If that sounds familiar, then Pastor J.D. Greear of Summit Life has a word you need to hear! Many of us have come to accept chronic tiredness as a part of life, but in today’s daily digest, J.D. reminds Christians: “God has not called us to be a tired people. He has called us to rest as we trust in his provision for our lives.” Stop sleepwalking through life, and start implementing the kind of rest God designed us to need in our daily lives! Read the full blog post, here. If that's not enough #MondayMotivation for you, head over to Summit Life's broadcast archive to find a past message ... Read More

Every Story Whispers His Name: Discover the Word Welcomes Sally Lloyd-Jones to the Table

By Julianna Keck

Sept. 12, 2018

The start of a school year, more than any other time, reminds us of our calling to educate and help develop little hearts and minds, teaching our children and grandchildren the Good News of Jesus Christ! This week, the Discover the Word team welcomes New York Times bestselling writer, Sally Lloyd-Jones as guest host. Bridging the gap between parents and their little ones, the broadcast series, The Jesus Storybook Bible, is an engaging discussion on the art of sharing the Gospel with kids. Click here to find a candid Q&A interview with the master storyteller, herself, and tune in for a new conversation every day this week! Also available from Our Daily Bread Ministries, is the Our Daily Bread for Kids devotional written by bestselling ... Read More

In Remembrance of 9/11

By Julianna Keck

Sept. 11, 2018

September 11, 2001 ... We all remember where we were when terror touched down on America. But the 9/11 attack did not break America’s resolve as the enemy had hoped. Instead, Americans came together to love, support and care for one another. As Christians, we of all people are called to be "first responders," carrying the gospel to people in word and deed. May this day of remembrance also be a reminder to love one another as Christ has loved us. Respond to someone today with God's love and grace. And God Bless America! Read More

Chuck Swindoll Releases New Year-Long Devotional

By Meredith Reiten

Sept. 6, 2018

Throughout their marriage, Chuck and Cynthia Swindoll of Insight for Living Ministries have made it a point to set aside time together each morning for coffee, conversation, and prayer. This daily rhythm has helped the dynamic duo center their hearts on Christ each day and cultivate a deep love in their relationship… and it also happens to be the inspiration behind Chuck’s newest title, Good Morning, Lord… Can We Talk? As brisk fall mornings begin to roll in, you can now cozy up with Chuck’s new year-long devotional designed to be a starting point for daily conversations with our Creator. Filled with daily insights from one of the world’s premiere Bible teachers, Good Morning, Lord . . . Can We Talk? will give you a ... Read More

It's Time to Reset Your Focus – New Series from Know The Truth Starts Tomorrow!

By Julianna Keck

Sept. 6, 2018

Let’s face it—life is busy. Especially this time of year! And amidst our day-to-day chaos, it’s easy to lose perspective. Find encouragement and refreshment this September on Know The Truth as Pastor Philip De Courcy teaches us how to get focused on Jesus in his succinct and compact four-part series, Life in Focus. This thought-provoking study through Paul’s letter to the Philippians provides practical encouragement for following Jesus no matter what challenges or distractions you face. It all starts tomorrow! Don’t miss a single broadcast on your local station or click here and download any of the messages from Life In Focus for free from Know The Truth’s website. Read More