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Record Spring 2014 Issue

In this issue of Record Magazine, we take a close look at the various aspects of the Church in China--from those who treasure the timeless gift of God’s Word to those who attend Bible school in the hopes of pastoring others. Along with other stories about our ministry, we feature an article about new ABS President and CEO Roy Peterson, a pioneer for the Word of God.

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National Update Spring 2014

Armed Services Launches Military Bible App for iPhonesThe Armed Services Ministry of American Bible Society announces the launch of its Military Bible Challenge app for iPhones, a state-of-the-art, multi-sensory app in which users can...

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Filed In: Record USA In the USA Social Media Arts and Media technology Record Spring 2014 Issue

Son of God comes to the Silver Screen

On Feb. 28, “Son of God” will be coming to a movie theater near you. Thanks to 20th Century Fox and producers Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, “Son of God” brings the life of Jesus Christ...

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Filed In: Record Arts and Media Record Spring 2014 Issue Maria Wolf

Teaching and Living God’s Word

Newton Graves and his wife, Harriet, both study the Bible on a daily basis. The Graves have also prioritized supporting Bible work around the world through charitable gift annuities at American Bible Society. Photo courtesy...

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Filed In: Record Giving Record Spring 2014 Issue

Joy in China

With the end of the Cultural Revolution came the beginning of Christianity in China. Every year, more Chinese men, women and children discover the Good News that is Jesus Christ.  American Bible Society, in...

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Filed In: Record China churches in China Record Spring 2014 Issue

Helping Kids Cope with Trauma

The Healing Hearts Club curriculum is specifically designed for children who have experienced trauma. The book features two characters who learn about healing through the words of the Bible.  Sami and Rose, a brother...

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Filed In: Record Art Arts and Media Trauma Healing Record Spring 2014 Issue Maria Wolf

Pray Around the World Spring 2014

Praise the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ for the spiritual blessings that Christ has brought us from heaven. Ephesians 1.3 (CEV)Bible Societies around the world are helping to share God’s message...

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Filed In: prayer Middle East Record Spring 2014 Issue

International Update Spring 2014

South Sudan:  New Translation Brings Forgiveness The Shilluk people of South Sudan have experienced more than 22 years of war and conflict. And they endured it all without a translation of the Bible in their...

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Filed In: Record Africa Record Spring 2014 Issue

Inbox: In the Middle East, All Things Are Possible with God

Labib Madanat has worked in the Middle East for more than 20 years to share the Bible’s message of peace. Photo credit Benjamin Leaman.  When Labib Madanat helped start the Palestinian Bible Society in...

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Filed In: Record Africa egypt Record Spring 2014 Issue

Opening God’s Word for all the World

Dr. Roy Peterson, American Bible Society’s new president and CEO, says that the Scriptures are at the center of his heart, mind and soul. “To me the Bible is life,” says Roy. “It's God...

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Filed In: Record ABS history Announcements Bible translation heart language American Bible Society Roy Peterson Rita Peterson Wycliffe The Seed Company Testimony Record Spring 2014 Issue Maria Wolf