We live in a day and age where information is endless and culture is loud.

To support people in their quest for knowledge, direction, and understanding, we have created a digital library of resources from articles, books, bible studies, apps, podcasts, and more that are Bible-based and Spiritually directed. In a world full of opinions, let’s first seek to know and share the wisdom of God.

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Parenting Books – a curated list

Are you looking for a curated list of great parenting resources? Here’s an excellent one provided by Parent Cue – a Christian parenting resource site. Parenting doesn’t come with set manuals, but that doesn’t mean there are great resources available. Some of these are available in WPA’s church lending library. Click the link for the

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Helping Kids Cultivate the Skill of Noticing

One major parenting goal many of us have is to raise kids who show compassion for others. In fact, I’d be willing to bet a lot of us have compassion near the top of our lists, right up there with courage, kindness, and perseverance. But before we raise compassionate kids, we need to help them

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Shepherd My Sheep: How to Lead Biblically

Irv Busenitz | May 03, 2023 He said to him again a second time, “Simon, son of John, do you love Me?” He said to Him, “Yes, Lord; You know that I love You.” He said to him, “Shepherd My sheep.” John 21:16 Scripture calls everyone to lead in one way or another. Mankind was created to

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Article

An Advent Prayer

SHARPENING OUR SPIRITUAL IMAGINATION BY LAUREL ARCHER ADVENT PRAYER Come Fire Come Wind blaze, blow upon your poem, this poet writing in the early hours, like a beachcomber at low tide looking for how long and holy seed and gifts of your grace left at the shoreline of another year. Herons and seabirds (icons of your presence for me)

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Mourning And Christmas

A THEOLOGY OF GRIEF Paul Khosla have so many Christmas memories. Does anyone remember Evie singing “Come On, Ring Those Bells”? It was a contemporary Christian music Christmas hit. I also remember the poorly-shaped fir trees my dad would rescue from a tree lot seemingly every year, and that fake snow you could spray on

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Pentecostal Prophets: Experience in Old Testament Perspective

Stephen Barkley has written a wonderful book regarding the prophetic. This book can be found in WPA’s Lending Library or purchased online. Prophets come in many varieties–ecstatic worshipers, inspired preachers, social justice advocates, and even political pundits. Their messages vary accordingly. The purpose of this book is to dig beneath the message to understand the

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Prophetic Discernment In An Uncertain World

The last King of Judah was having a very bad day. His rule was insecure from the start. Everyone knew he was a mere puppet—installed by the authority of Babylon after King Nebuchadnezzar dethroned his nephew, Jehoiachin. The Babylonian siege was brutal, leaving Jerusalem a vassal state with little hope. Yet here was Zedekiah in the temple

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