Busyness
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Busyness

Finding God in the Whirlwind

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Juanita Ryan

In the midst of the whirlwind of our lives, it may seem impossible to make time to focus beyond the noise and activities of daily demands. In this eight-session LifeGuide® Bible Study we will explore ways of conversing with God in the midst of life and come to see our day's work as the joyful service of kneeling before all others with Jesus.

Number of Studies: 8

Esther
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Esther

Character Under Pressure

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Patty Pell

In this nine-sessions LifeGuide® Bible Study for individuals or groups, Patty Pell leads you to examine the story of Esther. You'll discover how godly character often develops under pressure. And you'll discover ideas for living a godly life in the midst of contemporary pressures. In this eleven-session LifeGuide® Bible Study on Ephesians

Number of Studies: 9

Evangelism
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Evangelism

A Way of Life

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Rebecca Manley Pippert and Ruth E. Siemens

"I don't want to offend people." "I don't know what to say." Most of us can think of a hundred reasons not to share the gospel. Evangelism can be intimidating. But it can also be a natural and exciting way of life. In this twelve-session LifeGuide® Bible Study, will help you discover creative ways to share the gospel in your everyday situations and surroundings.

Number of Studies: 12

Friendship
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Friendship

Growing Side by Side

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Carolyn Nystrom

Carolyn Nystrom leads you through ten inductive LifeGuide® Bible studies to discover what the Bible teaches about friendship. As you dig into the stories of friends like David and Jonathan or Ruth and Naomi, you will experience the riches of godly friendship for yourself.

Number of Studies: 10

Good News
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Good News

The Meaning of the Gospel

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Jack Kuhatschek

This nine-session LifeGuide® Bible Study explores not only the question, "What must I do to be saved?" but also will help groups understand the meaning of the good news: that is, the incredibly broad scope of what God has done, is doing, and will do in the future to reconcile all things to himself through Jesus Christ.

Number of Studies: 9

Growing Older & Wiser
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Growing Older and Wiser

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Dale Larsen and Sandy Larsen

Age brings many gifts and opportunities for continued growth. In this nine-session LifeGuide® Bible Study, Dale and Sandy Larsen help you discover the Bible's perspective on aging. You'll discover how God can effectively and powerfully use those who have grown wiser with the passing years.

Number of Studies: 9

Hospitality
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Hospitality

God's Call to Compassion

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Patty Pell

In this nine session LifeGuide® Bible Study by Patty Pell, you'll discover the Old Testament call to hospitality as the distinguishing feature of those who are in relationship with God, the outward-focused expression of the grace and provision that one has received from God. In the New Testament the extension of life, provision and protection is expanded as Jesus unpacks image after image of the kingdom of God in the language of host and guests.

Number of Studies: 9

How to Lead a LifeGuide® Bible Study
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How to Lead a LifeGuide® Bible Study

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Jack Kuhatschek and Cindy Bunch

You can be the match that ignites a great Bible discussion! You only need a few basic skills. This ten-session guidebook by Jack Kuhatschek and Cindy Bunch (both veteran discussion leaders and experienced LifeGuide® Bible Study creators) will show you how to lead discussion, how to start a group, how to decide what to study and much more.

Number of Studies: 10

Marriage
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Marriage

God's Design for Intimacy

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by James W. Reapsome and Martha Reapsome

The Bible takes a realistic and practical approach to these questions. In these eleven session LifeGuide® Bible Study on marriage, you'll discover how following God's design for intimacy helps you enjoy and grow your marriage to the full.

Number of Studies: 11

Motherhood
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Motherhood

Being Grounded in Christ

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Patty Pell

In these studies on biblical motherhood, student minister and mother Patty Pell helps you discover the truth about who you are, who God is and how he sees you. As you learn to rest in your identity as his beloved, you'll be empowered to love your children with his love.

Number of Studies: 10

Parenting
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Parenting

Loving Our Children with God's Love

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Richard Patterson Jr.

Richard Patterson Jr. helps you study the qualities of parenting and the practice of Christian parenting. He addresses nine parenting challenges that point us directly to time-tested truth from Scripture that helps us raise our children with wisdom and joy.

Number of Studies: 9

Ruth
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Ruth

Rescued by the Redeemer

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Dale Larsen and Sandy Larsen

In the book of Ruth we meet not only Ruth herself but also other significant players who populate the drama: Naomi, Elimelech, Mahlon, Kilion, Orpah and Boaz. In addition there are other unnamed characters: a kinsman, reapers, elders and neighbors. Like us, each of these characters in their own way needs the Redeemer who is foreshadowed here.

Number of Studies: 6

Self-Esteem
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Self-Esteem

Seeing Ourselves as God Sees Us

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Jack Kuhatschek

The world encourages you to love an believe in yourself. But deep down, what do you most want to know? What does God think of you? What is your true worth? As Jack Kuhatschek leads you through nine Bible studies on self-esteem, you'll gain an essential understanding of who you are and how God is restoring you to wholeness.

Number of Studies: 9

Singleness
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Singleness

A Life Grounded in Love

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Ruth Goring

In this ten session LifeGuide® Bible Study, Ruth Goring leads you to explore God's "word" for your life in singleness. You will learn to listen deeply to God, identify the gifts your life offers, cope effectively with temptation, make space for relationships, and grow into a sense of belonging.

Number of Studies: 10

Woman of God
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Woman of God

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Cindy Bunch

Cindy Bunch helps you dig into Scripture to develop the traits of a godly woman, including how to be strong, trustworthy, wise, resourceful, forgiving, beautiful, content, confident--and how to claim God's grace when you fall short. This ten-session LifeGuide® Bible Study features questions for starting group discussions and for meeting God in personal reflection.

Number of Studies: 10

Women & Identity
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Women and Identity

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Adele Ahlberg Calhoun and Tracey D. Bianchi

We live only a small fraction of the lives God has for us, circling around the demands of the present moment while God whispers softly or even hollers for us to harness our whole hearts. These nine sessions LifeGuide® Bible Study follow the biblical themes as well as the journeys of women showing the way to embracing God's strength and wisdom to live whole lives.

Number of Studies: 9

Women of the New Testament
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Women of the New Testament

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Phyllis J. Le Peau

As Phyllis J. Le Peau introduces twelve significant women of the New Testament, she invites you to enter into their lives and learn from them what it means to be a disciple of Jesus. This revised ten-session LifeGuide® Bible Study features additional questions for starting group discussions and for meeting God in personal reflection, together with expanded leader's notes and a "Now or Later" section in each study.

Number of Studies: 10

Women of the Old Testament
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Women of the Old Testament

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Gladys Hunt

As you explore with Gladys Hunt the stories of twelve Old Testament women, you will come to understand the far-reaching consequences of your own everyday choices and actions. Now available in IVP's revised LifeGuide® Bible Study format, Women of the Old Testament features twelve sessions with questions for starting group discussions and for personal reflection.

Number of Studies: 12