the Bible and…

This summer we are exploring topics in the Bible and… series, based on your requests! In addition to the message, you can find resources below that will help you delve into the topics further. All messages will be posted here.

Join us in the coming weeks as we tackle the Bible and…

SATAN & DEMONS – June 1/2
Weekend message notes
Neil Anderson, The Bondage BreakerBook or Video.
C.S. Lewis, The Screwtape Letters Book
Bible.org article
Spiritual Warfare article
Satans & Demons article

IMMIGRATION – June 8/9
Bible verses about immigration
Christian Headlines blog – helping refugees
Article: 9 Things Jesus Might Do about Immigration
Article: Solving the Immigration Problem
Blog: How Should Christians Respond to Refugees and Immigrants?
evangelicalimmigrationtable.com
Welcoming the Stranger: Justice, Compassion & Truth in the Immigration Debate, Matthew Soerens – Book
Seeking Refuge: On the Shores of the Global Refugee Crisis, Stephen Bauman – Book
Serve with ACF Partners:
River City Hope Street – Life Bride Job Corps
Hope Clinic – Get Up Project

ABORTION– June 15/16
Verses: Focus on the FamilyBible Study Tools
Article: Stream.org
Websites & Resources:
heroicmedia.org
world.wng.org/tags/abortion
pregnancycentraltexas.com
The Dignity and Sanctity of Every Human Life Resource Guide
A Woman’s Right to Know – Pamphlet
40 Days for Life – Prayer Campaign
Post-abortion support
Serve with ACF Partners: austinlifecare.compfprc.orgheartoftexasprc.org

GENDER – June 22/23
Resources: Focus on the Family
Talking Points, Vaughan Roberts Book
God and the Transgender Debate, Andrew T. Walker Book
Articles & Blogs:
Understanding Transgenderism
5 Things Every Christian Must Know About the Transgender Debate
What Christianity Alone Offers a Transgender Person
“Responding to the Transgender Revolution”
What Does the Bible Say about Gender Identity?
Transgender Identification Statistics
Why is Transgender Identity on the Rise Among Teens?
The Heritage Foundation Blog

EVOLUTION – June 29/30
Why Faith makes Sense, Will Davis Jr Book
Christian Perspective on Creation Vs. Evolution
Christianity Today Article
Can a Christian Believe in Evolution?
What Should a Christian Think about Evolution?
The Conflict Between Religion and Evolution, Michael L. McCoy
Creation Versus Evolution
Westwern Michigan University Evolution Studies Project 
Can Christians Believe in Evolution?
Evolutionism, Creationism, Intelligent Design
Can Creationism and Evolution Co-Exist?
Creation or Evolution?
Debating Creation Vs. Evolution
Creation Vs Evolution: Is There evidence for Creation?
6 Different Views
Does Evolution Contradict the Bible?

OTHER RELIGIONS– July 6/7
Stand to Reason – Islam
Humanism
The Message of Islam vs. The Gospel of Jesus
Buddhism
How to Share the Gospel with a Buddhist
When Skeptics Ask, Norman L. Geisler and Ronald M. Brooks Book
Answering Islam, Norman L. Geisler and Abdul Saleeb Book
Neighboring Faiths: A Christian’s Introduction to World Religions, Winfried Corduan Book
Postmodern Times, Gene Edward Veith, Jr. Book

POLITICS – July 13/14
What Does the Bible Say about Politics?
What Does the Bible Say about Involvement in Politics?
4 Reasons Christians Should Care about Politics
9 Bible Verses about Politics
Politics Info – Open Bible
What the Bible Really Says about Politics
Politics in the Bible
Jesus and Politics
How Should a Christian View Politics?
Book: Five View on Church and Politics
Book: The Bible in Political Debate: What Does It Really Say?, Frances Flannery and Rodney A. Werline (Editors)
Book: The Bible in Politics: How To Read the Bible Politically, Richard Bauckham 

WOMEN – July 20/21
ACF Overseer’s Statement on Women in Leadership. Email Joni for a copy.
The Role of Women in the Church: Are We Missing the Mark?
Southern Baptists to Confront Sexual Abuse and Role of Women in the Church
Book: Women in the Church: An Interpretation and Application of 1 Timothy 2:9-15
Book:  Women in the Church: A Biblical Theology of Women in Ministry
What Does the Bible Have to Say about the Value of Women?
10 Things You Should Know about the Bible’s Teaching on Men and Women
The Biblical Portrait of Women: Setting the Record Straight
15 Amazing Women in the Bible to Learn From and Admire
What Does the Bible Say about Women?
Women in Leadership: The Only Thing that Matters is What the Bible Says
How Jesus Viewed and Valued Women
Women Info – Open Bible
What Does the Bible Really Say about Women in Leadership?
Does the Bible Really Say I Can’t Teach Men?

REMARRIAGE – July 27/28
What the Bible Teaches about Divorce and Remarriage
What Does the Bible Say about Divorce and Remarriage?
What the Bible Teaches about Divorce and Remarriage
How Should a Christian View Marriage and Divorce?
Divorce and Remarriage: A Position Paper
What Does the Bible Say about Divorce and Remarriage?
You’re Divorced–Can You Remarry?
What Does the Bible Say about Remarriage After Divorce?
Remarriage Info – Open Bible
Divorce and Remarriage in the Church: Biblical Solutions for Pastoral Realities, David Instone-Brewer Book
Remarriage After Divorce in Today’s Church: 3 Views Book
Marriage, Divorce, and Remarriage in the Bible, Jay E. Adams Book