Bible & Ministry Resources

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This page is a list of biblical and spiritual resources that I personally recommend.  All have been useful tools for me in my spiritual journey.  And I trust that you too will be able to utilize them as you seek to grow in your relationship with God, enjoy life, and work in various areas of ministry.

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20 Ways to Enjoy Life More As A Christian

Are you a truly enjoying life, or are you a miserable Christian?

Being constantly stressed, angry, worried, depressed, and bitter people in no way resembles what God intended for our lives to be as Christians.  It's time to be proactive and become acquainted with the tools that God has already given us through His Word and Holy Spirit, so that we can break free of the things we allow to hinder our walk with Him, and our enjoyment of life.

In my first of many books, I teach biblical, yet practical changes you can start making in order to see significant improvements in your life, and begin to actually enjoy it the way God intended.  As for those of you who think you are already enjoying life, you ain't seen nothing yet!

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The Battlefield of the Mind

God has used Joyce Meyer to inspire me in my Christian journey in more ways than one.

Her most popular bestseller ever, The Battlefield of the Mind is by far, my absolute favorite book written by her. Next to the bible, it has been the single most influential book for me in regards to my Christian journey!

Whether its worry, doubt, confusion, depression, anger, feelings of condemnation, or just negative thoughts in general, this book shows readers how to change their lives by changing their minds.  And of course you can ONLY do that with help from God and His Word!

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Discerning the Voice of God

Priscilla Shirer is an internationally recognized Bible teacher who focuses her ministry on teaching women the Word of God, and the importance of understanding and applying its truths.  Her books and sermons have inspired and motivated me in more ways than one.

Discerning the Voice of God is one of her bestselling titles.  It teaches that the ability to hear God's voice is not only for those who lived in biblical times, but rather for all Christians.  In fact, wherever you are in your spiritual walk, God will find a way to speak to you in a way you will understand.   You just have to be able to discern His voice.

As a fanatic for learning the Word of God myself, this book served as an excellent resource for helping to cultivate my faith, especially in modern times like ours where their are so many other "voices" competing for our attention.

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All Things According to God

Throughout the history of Christianity, the people of God have believed in the sovereignty of God.  However, there has been and remains to be disagreement as to the extent of that sovereignty.  

All Things According To God sets forth the truth that God's sovereignty is absolute over all Creation, literally, in every way.  In addition, it demonstrates that our understanding of God impacts the rest of our theology.  It is a call to all who belong to Christ to understand God's revelation of Himself in His word, the Bible.

This is definitely a great read for those who truly desire to know God more.  Plus its written by an awesome man of God, Pastor Kenneth T. Minor, who happens to be my father!

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Putting God First

Brittany Ann's book Putting God First is right in line with everything In the Mirror of God stands for and more!

It will walk you step-by-step through how to Put God first in a practical and encouraging way.

Not only will you learn WHY God wants and deserves to be #1 in your life, but you'll also be armed with tons of very practical strategies you can use in your real life - starting today - to make sure that He is. 

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This Present Darkness

Frank Edward Peretti is a New York Times best-selling author of Christian fiction, whose novels primarily focus on the supernatural.

To date, his works have sold over 10 million copies worldwide.

This Present Darkness happens to be one of my favorites, as it puts a whole new perspective on spiritual warfare and how we as Christians truly need to be on guard against the enemy.  Definitely worth the read!

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Learning the Bible 101:  Benefits, Methods & Hindrances

Looking for a simple and fun way to learn the bible?  This online course is guaranteed to give you all the basic tools you need to get started!

Learn the true origin and history of the bible, why the bible is vital for Christians, 10 key benefits of learning the bible, and much more!

In fact, if you subscribe to In the Mirror of God below, you will get to register for the course for FREE.

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Bible Gateway

Read, hear, and study Scripture at the world's most visited Christian website.

Grow your faith with devotionals, bible reading plans, and mobile apps.

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Kingdom Bloggers

Kingdom Bloggers was created to help Christian bloggers and writers optimize their blogs for organic search traffic, and to showcase their content to help get "more Jesus on the internet".

Kingdom Bloggers, is the main resource that has helped me develop my website the most - from both a spiritual and technical perspective.  

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Bible & Ministry Resources