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The Word of God, as it is delivered to us in the thousand-plus pages of the Bible, can be challenging. Daunting, even. How do you glean everything that this all-important book has to offer? Where do you start? The resources on this page help you as you explore God's Word.

Our daily devotional is available here online, in email or in a convenient printed book. Each devotional begins with a theme, offers a scripture passage that illuminates that theme, then in a brief few paragraphs, applies that scripture to instruct and inspire you as you face the day ahead.

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Today's Devotional

Church-Bells Beyond the Stars

Isaiah 33:17-20 — “Church-bells beyond the stars heard”: here is a remarkable phrase. This is picture language, of course, but perhaps the strangest of all these metaphors for prayer. And here is light on it from another English poet, this time only…

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Today's Bible in a Year

Prepare to Meet Your God

Amos 1-4 — Amos is a prophet from Judah who is called to preach to Israel. He knows how to get attention. He begins by condemning the sins of the neighboring nations. Then he moves on to the sins of Judah. The Israelites are listening with approval. But…

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Groundwork is a half-hour weekly audio program that digs deeply into scripture as a foundation for our lives. Each week pastors Dave Bast and Scott Hoezee cultivate our understanding of God's Word by unpacking the richness of the Bible and applying it with insight for today's world. Their casual conversation invites us to hear more of what God is doing in our lives.