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The LifeTime Bible

I am excited to announce a new Bible from Tyndale that has been over ten years in the making: The LifeTime Bible. Many Christians set a goal to read every word in the Bible, but often it just seems like an enormous task. So many pages! So many books! For some, the One Year Bible […]

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God’s Love Wins

There has been quite a bit of discussion lately about a new book that is coming out today: Love Wins by Rob Bell. You might have noticed. It isn’t our practice here at the NLT Blog to jump into theological controversies and offer opinions, and since I haven’t read the book it would be unwise for […]

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Study 1 John on the NLT Facebook Page

Next week, we’re going to begin a study of the book of 1 John over on the NLT Facebook Page. We’ve never done anything like this before, and so I’m not really sure how it is going to work, but here is the plan: We will post a Note with a chunk of text from […]

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Free Devotional Reading Plan for Lent

Lent begins tomorrow, Wednesday March 9, and we’ve partnered with our friends at YouVersion to create a free daily devotional to help you focus on Christ throughout this season. You can read this plan on the web or on virtually any smartphone platform through their suite of free apps for mobile devices. This devotional is […]

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The Bible that Changed My Life [Guest Post]

[Note: This is a guest post from Wendy Pope. Learn more about her and her ministry at the bottom of the post. If you are interested in telling your NLT story on the NLT Blog, contact me at KeithWilliams dot NLT @ gmail] “Open my eyes to see the wonderful truths in your instruction.” Psalm 119:18 […]

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Thinking about the Bible on Facebook

Did you know that the NLT is on Facebook? We mainly use it as an opportunity to share a verse or two from the NLT with our friends every day. While it is certainly great to be sharing Scripture with so many people in this way (and the comment threads sometimes get pretty interesting), there […]

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Read Your Bible in 2011

Every year is a good year to read your Bible, but 2011 is a particularly good year to make the commitment for several reasons. First, 2011 has been called the “Year of the Bible” because it marks 400 years since the publication of the King James Version–inarguably the most influential English Bible in history. What […]

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Global Share the Bible Day

Join with our friends at YouVersion to share the Bible with your friends and family at Christmas this year. See below for more information from their blog: To help remind people of the true meaning of Christmas, YouVersion is leading an effort to make the Bible as visible as possible during this season. We’ve set […]

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Give the Word Ministry Partners: Oasis International

Oasis International is one of the three ministries that is involved with our Give the Word contest and giveaway through the NLT Facebook page. What does Oasis International do? In a nutshell, they get Bibles and good Christian literature into the hands of people in Africa who otherwise wouldn’t have access to them. If you […]

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Give the Word

The New Living Translation presents the Give the Word contest and giveaway, a partnership with three great ministries—the Dream Center, Oasis International, and Wycliffe Bible Translators. All three of these ministries Give the Word to people and in places where it is desperately needed, and all three will benefit from the Give the Word contest. […]

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