A word of caution: Just like anything you read on the internet, or in any form of media when studying the Bible, you should always make sure that what you are reading is true and in accordance with the Bible. There are many false teachers in the world and we strive to provide you with quality references. If you find a link not working, please send an email firstname.lastname@example.org
BibleGateway.com This is not a site affiliated with the churches of Christ but it is a website utilized by some of our Bible class teachers and is designed to allow easy searching of the Bible in many different versions and translations, including English, Spanish, French, and other non-English languages. Contributions to this site are made by many different religious organizations. The website is free for anyone to use. A good tool for personal bible study.
StudyLight.org Another good website that allows easy searches for scriptures. Like Bible Gateway, Study Light is not affiliated with the church and contains teachings from different religious organizations and denominations. However, this is a great resource for the Coffman Commentaries. Dr James Burton Coffman was a prolific author, preacher, teacher and leader among churches of Christ in the 20th century. Dr. Coffman presents a verse by verse look at God's Word. Here's a link directly to his commentaries. http://www.studylight.org/com/bcc/
e-Sword This is a free yet very powerful download for PC and it has an IPad app. This is bible software that provides a fast and effective way to study the Bible. It has a parallel Bible, a powerful search tool, graphics viewer, audio sermons and much more. This is an excellent study tool.
Online Education and Viewing:
Gospel Broadcasting Network GBN is the 24x7 church of Christ television network broadcasting live on the internet and major cable and satellite networks. This link takes you to their site where you can view the broadcast over the internet. Also, there are apps available for IPhone and Android so you can take it anywhere. If you have a Roku box, they have a channel on there as well. Don't know what a Roku is? Click here! You can rest assured that this programming is sound and based on the bible. You will find excellent programming anywhere from in-depth bible studies to discussion on current trends to simple down-to-earth preaching about what it takes to get to heaven. Learn new songs and sing with old ones with their Devotional Time 30min program. Check GBN out. You won't be disappointed.
World Video Bible School WVBS has been producing quality Christian videos for several decades. There are video classes on many different topics and the videos range from basic to the more in-depth allowing everyone to take advantage of this great learning opportunity. The videos vary in cost but several are for free. Many of their videos can be seen in programming on GBN
Apologetics Press This website is focused on the evidences that prove the Bible is true. The site is a great resource in combatting atheism and evolution. It has many resources for all ages. In fact, they produce some children's programming on GBN called Digger Doug's Underground.
The Gospel of Christ The Gospel of Christ is an evangelistic effort produced and overseen by thethe elders of the McLish Avenue church of Christ in Ardmore, OK. Here you can find downloadable video and audio lessons on all kinds of subject matter. The Gospel of Christ is a regular program on GBN.
Online and Print Publications:
GospelAdvocate.com The Gospel Advocate has long been a magazine with very insightful articles written by some of the strongest brethren we have in the church today. You can subscribe by calling 1-800-251-8446 or email at email@example.com. $16.98/year. Click here for the magazine. They also have a store with bibles, music, children's products and many sound books and publications to choose from to further your study of God's Word.
Christian Woman Christian Woman magazine is written by and for Christian women and published by the Gospel Advocate. Each issue is full of uplifting articles, encouraging profiles, wholesome fiction, and practical advice. You'll find columns on women's health, book reviews, cooking, crafts, and more. An 8-lesson, pull-out, Bible study is found in the center of each issue. It is suitable for ladies classes or personal study. Janie Craun is the editor. Subscription is $16.98/yr.
Think Magazine A monthly magazine produced by Focus Press. Think deals with difficult topics such as, stem cell research, intelligent design, cloning, abortion, homosexuality and other social issues that affect us as we live in an increasingly perplexed society. There are regular departments that will deal with practical ways to pass our faith to the next generation, how to incorporate our faith into daily living, issues that are unique to women, how to be good stewards of our blessings, and a host of other regular columns designed to strengthen those who are already committed to living for Christ. 1 yr subscription, 12 issues is $30.00 but well worth it.