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Record Fall/Winter 2013 Issue

Veterans and members of the military community share testimonies about how American Bible Society’s Bible resources, including God Understands, have ministered to them in times of crisis. American Bible Society also reaches out to the millennial generation through social media and discipleship programs.
Scripture Engaged is Scripture Lived

For five days this past summer, American Bible Society—in partnership with the Church of God and the African Methodist Episcopal Church—equipped Bible advocates to represent Christ in their neighborhoods, their homes, their campuses...

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Filed In: Record Record Fall/Winter 2013 Issue Maria Wolf

Going Social with Scripture

As a member of the millennial generation, Pablo Langlois knows social media has a powerful impact on how he and his peers think. So the El Salvador native took advantage of social networks to spread...

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Filed In: Record Central America technology South America Latin America Record Fall/Winter 2013 Issue Maria Wolf

Postcards from Kenya

This July, four young volunteers teamed up with American Bible Society’s Reel Hope Challenge to bring the Word of God to orphaned children in Kenya. While there, Rosa Esparza, Christy Mulberger, Jackie Pacheco and...

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Filed In: Record Africa orphans Record Fall/Winter 2013 Issue Elrena Evans

Healing the Wounds of War

“If you are tired from carrying heavy burdens, come to me and I will give you rest. Take the yoke I give you. Put it on your shoulders and learn from me. I am gentle...

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Filed In: Record Military United States Record Fall/Winter 2013 Issue Maria Wolf

Inbox: Thousands of Youth Commit to Scripture

Arthur Satterwhite, senior program manager of Arts and Media Bible Advocacy at ABS, challenges youth in Los Angeles to engage with God’s Word every day. photo credit: Michael Gibeault, courtesy of Jesus Culture. More...

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Filed In: Record Youth USA urban culture Record Fall/Winter 2013 Issue

Partner Profile:  Bibles for China

Dr. Dave Demick with two Awana students who helped raise money to provide Bibles in China. Photo credit: Dr. Dave Demick Dr. Dave Demick spends most days treating patients at the Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital,...

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Filed In: Record Giving China Record Fall/Winter 2013 Issue

In Memoriam

William Edward Anderson Given by Louis and Mitzi Fisher My mother, Esther Barsness Given by Elizabeth Barsness Ruby Bennett Given by Mr. and Mrs. Curtis R. Grant Rev. Andrew F. Duty Given by Paul Duty ...

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Filed In: Record memorium Record Fall/Winter 2013 Issue

Pray Around the World

A woman in Cambodia studies the literacy materials she received from the Bible Society of Cambodia. The curriculum uses passages from Scripture to increase literacy and share the Good News found in God’s Word. ...

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Filed In: Record prayer Record Fall/Winter 2013 Issue

International Update Fall/Winter 2013

Participate in World Youth Day American Bible Society distributed 250,000 Scripture Portions at World Youth Day in partnership with the Bible Society of Brazil, the Colombian Bible Society and CELAM, a council of Roman Catholic bishops...

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Filed In: Record Africa Catholic Youth China Children Central America Europe Record Fall/Winter 2013 Issue

National Update Fall/Winter 2013

New App Reaches Kids with the Bible This fall, American Bible Society launched Bible Adventures for Kids, a new Bible app designed for preschoolers. The app features 10 Bible heroes—from the prophet Jonah to the ...

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Filed In: Record Children Around the World Arts and Media Africa Record Fall/Winter 2013 Issue