Immanuel Baptist Church
PO Box 703
Hoquiam, WA 98550
PHONE: 360-533-2012
EMAIL: the church office

SERVICE: Sunday @ 10:00 a.m.

NO SUMMER SUNDAY SCHOOL

~ SPIRITUAL GROWTH RESOURCE GUIDE ~

Here are some Websites and apps that others have found helpful in their spiritual journey.

 

DEVOTIONAL LIFE (Daily Bible reading and prayer)

 

YouVersion - great reading plans and home of the most popular mobile Bible app

 

Our Daily Bread - the well-known Our Daily Bread

 

Crosswalk - devotions, news, culture, prayer, Bible study tools, men's and women's focus, iOS apps

 

Listen for life - devotionals, articles, newsletters, MP3 downloads, podcasts, iOP and Android apps

 

 

BIBLE STUDY

 

Logos - free books, iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, and Web apps

 

Olive Tree - free apps for iOS, Android, OS X, and Windows

 

Bible Gateway - Bible study tools including passage and keyword searches, reading plans, devotionals, audio Bibles, iOS, Android, Kindle Fire apps

 

Bible.org - mobile apps, insight into translation options, notes by Dr. Tom Constable of Dallas Seminary

 

My Study Bible - Holman Christian Study Bible, video player with YouTube videos from Dr. Gene Getz, notes, and word studies

 

E-Sword - Bible study with an electronic edge, Hebrew & Greek studies, commentaries, maps, Windows app

 

 

EVANGELISM / DISCIPLESHIP

 

Billy Graham Evangelistic Association- articles and interviews for personal growth, current issues, personal evangelism, iOS, Android, and Windows apps

 

Lee Strobel - video channels with 4-6 minute presentations, answers to faith questions

 

Reasonable Faith - articles, videos, debates by William L. Craig for defending God, Christianity, and the Bible

 

Dr. Gary R. Habermas - articles, videos, debates for defending the faith

 

Josh McDowell Ministry - articles, videos, more than just defending the faith

 

The John Ankerberg Show - articles on cults, science, current events hosted by John Ankerberg

 

 

SERMONS / VIDEOS

 

LifeChurch - biblical and practical messages, videos, bible stories from Greg Groeschel

 

Grace to You - blog, sermons, daily devotions from John MacArthur

 

Harvest - sermons, evangelism tools, devotions from Greg Laurie, iOS and Android apps

 

Calvary Chapel Philadelphia - features the teaching of Pastor Joe Focht, mobile apps for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone 7

 

Calvary Chapel Fort Lauderdale - teachings of Pastor Bob Croy

 

 

BIBLE TOPICS AND ARTICLES

 

Desiring God - daily devotions, articles, sermons, videos

 

The Gospel Coalition - youthful coalition of scholars and preachers with great theological and practical topics, videos

 

The Master's Seminary - excellent biblical reference material in the Resources section

 

BiblicalTraining - articles, teaching, videos by leading teachers on discipleship, biblical topics, leadership, worship

 

Eternal Perspective Ministries - resources by Randy Alcorn, blogs

 

Leadership U - Campus Crusade for Christ's topics on apologetics, biblical questions, leadership, cultural issues

 

 

PROPHECY / MIDDLE EAST

 

Joel C Rosenberg's Blog - blog on current Middle East affairs

 

Koinonia House - information for the Middle East by Chuck Missler, strong defense of the faith with YouTube

 

 

 

FAMILY FRIENDLY / HELPFUL

 

Focus on the Family - encouraging support for parents, marriages, faith life, social issues

 

Plugged In - evaluating the culture with emphasis on music, videos, and movies

 

XXX Church - excellent material for protecting you and your family from the evil that is available on the Internet

 

Pure Flix - a Christian movie studio that produces, distributes, and acquires Christ-centered movies (accessing content requires payment)

 

 

CHILDREN'S RESOURCES

 

CBH Ministries - devotional stories for kids

 

Whits End - good stories for kids

 

BibleQuizzer - Scripture memory for all ages with competitions

 

Uplifting Entertainment - info on channel available through DISH Network

 

Club House - games and stories for kids

 

 

YOUNG ADULTS

 

Boundless - a community for Christian young adults who want to grow up, own their faith, date with purpose, and prepare for marriage and family

 

Relevant - ezine on faith, culture, and intentional living

 

Proverbs 31 Ministries - devotions, online Bible studies

 

 

COUNSELING / PERSONAL ISSUES

 

Cloud-Townsend Resources - articles and short videos addressing many of today's needs

 

Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott - focused on marriage, but also personal issues with Les and Leslie Parrott from Seattle Pacific University

 

 

MUSIC / WORSHIP

 

Life in HD - sermons, downloads, worship training by Holland Davis of Calvary Chapel, San Clemente

 

Worship Together - exposure to new worship songs, thoughts by various worship leaders