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Helpful Links

There are many wonderful online resources to help you in your daily walk with the Lord, to go for help with life's problems—or just for fun! Here is a sampling of some fine sites:

Online Devotionals

The Upper Room - Online daily devotional readings

Daily Guidepost - Online daily devotional readings

Our Daily Bread - Online daily devotional readings

My Utmost for His Highest - Classic devotionals taken from the writings of Oswald Chambers

Prime Time with God - Daily work-related devotionals sent by email

Heartlight - Sign up for daily email devotions and find many resources for inspiration

Max Lucado - Daily message from Max Lucado. You can also request a weekly email devotional, listen to daily audio messages, and download video podcasts. - Offers daily devotionals from which to choose

Transformation Garden - "A daily devotional site where the lives of all the women of the Bible, from Genesis to Revelation are studied." (You can subscribe to receive the daily devotionals by email.)

Drawing Near to God - A daily devotional designed to help women deepen and strengthen their relationship with God

Bible Reading Plans

Heartlight - This site has several choices of plans that you can easily download and print out to keep with your Bible and use during your quiet time.

Bible Gateway - This site has several choices of plans. They mail a link to you each day that will take you to their site, where you can read the Scripture passage online. You can even choose which Bible translation you prefer.

YouVersion - Has over 50 reading plans from which to choose that you can read on your computer, or on your iPhone, iPad, Android, BlackBerry, Facebook, Windows Phone 7, or webOS!


Other Resources for your Spiritual Growth

Chuck Knows Church - A fun and informative weekly video series about the stuff in church (You can now see the latest CKC EPISODE right on our website!)

Steps to Peace with God - An easy to understand presentation of the Gospel, presented by the Billy Graham Association

Hope for Life - Testimonies of hope and prayer

Ephesians Four Ministries - Free personalized Spiritual gifts analysis

Bible Gateway - Online Bible in many different translations. You can look up scriptures, or search by keyword or by topic.

HeartLight Bible Study Resources - Online Bible in many different translations, along with links to devotionals and a wealth of other Bible study resources.

Women of Faith - Encouragement, studies and resources for women, and information about Women of Faith conferences - Lots of thought provoking article and resources on worship, with weekly free downloads of contemporary Christian worship songs

The United Methodist Church - Our own page with a list of helpful sites about the UMC


Online Help with Personal Problems

Focus on the Family - Resources for help in all aspects of family life

United Marriage Encounter - Giving married couples the tools to make good marriages GREAT marriages!


Just for Fun

Dayspring Christian E-cards - Brighten someone's day with a cute card!

Heartcards - Lovely and inspiring E-postcards to send to a friend

Crosscards - More Christian E-cards to share with your friends

Kidsranch - Lots of games and fun for kids, with a Christian message

Reverend Fun - Cute Christian cartoons with scripture references


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