GENERAL AND BIBLE STUDY:
Since 1978 George Lauderdale has been working on WordSing, a way to learn scripture through song. The Wordsing site features devotionals and pictures designed to teach the Word of God to all age groups.
Extensive commentaries and Bible Study Tools can be viewed at the blue letter bible.
Christian Research Institute exists to provide Christians worldwide with carefully researched information that will encourage them in their faith and equip them to share the faith.
Evangelism Explosion is committed to the articulate and faithful proclamation of Jesus Christ and His Gospel.
The E3 Evangelism Strategy: New and mature believers Embrace Christ, are Equipped in their walk and given opportunities to Engage their faith.
Check out helpful Insights about How to Study the Bible. Other Bible Study Resources can be found at The Navigators.
"Challenging Believers to Think and Thinkers to Believe" is the motto of apologetics.com
"A Brief History of wine and Religion" is a concise and fascinating article on the subject. Additional links are located at the bottom of the article for further study.
Founded by Larry Burkett in 1976, Crown Financial Ministries offers materials and resources which teach people God's financial principles.
Scripture Ministries: Bibles for Missions and Gideons International
GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life's most difficult experiences. You don't have to go through the grieving process alone.
"Helping bring you hope, faith, and financial help when navigating through mesothelioma" is the motto and mission of Mesothelioma.net
"How to Pray for the Persecuted Church" information at cru.org and Voice of the Martyrs
In Memphis area: Bethany Christian Services
Stephen Ministry is a way for congregations to provide high-quality care and outreach to hurting people.
christiancolleges.com/ is an interdenominational, nonpartisan organization connecting students with Bible and Christian universities that fit their needs through in-depth academic, financial aid, and college life resources.
MINISTRIES FOR SENIORS:
Retirement Homes Near Me is a wonderful, free service that allows older adults to find retirement communities and homes in their area. Featuring more than 40,000 communities and homes, it is one of the largest retirement resources online.
See more than 284 authentic verified reviews of assisted living communities across Mississippi from residents and their loved ones, thanks to Caring.com
Seniors and those nearing retirement can check out www.retireguide.com/guides/senior-benefits-discounts/
Financial information available at www.aboutassistedliving.org/how-can-i-pay-for-assisted-living
Helpful Guides regarding the care of Alzheimer's patients and children with disabilities can be perused at www.aboutassistedliving.org/ Also, Veteran and Disability resource materials are available at www.assistedliving.org/
The experts at Bankrate created a guide that walks seniors through the financial benefits and what to consider when downsizing their homes, especially during the current seller’s market. They also use graphics and calculators to provide information on smaller mortgage payments and income planning.
This Computer Virus Resource Guide is a helpful and informative tool.
Check out this great resource on Internet Privacy issues. This resource is part of a wealth of Internet helps found at
REFORMED RESOURCES AND ORGANIZATIONS:
Monergism presents articles, essays, sermons and books which are consistent with a historically Reformed theology and worldview. Likewise, Reformed.org is loaded with resources for defending the Christian faith. If you are wanting to purchase actual physical books, click Reformation Heritage Books.
Matthew Henry's Commentary and John Calvin's Commentaries can be studied at Christian Classics Ethereal Library.
Modern Reformation features articles from Michael Horton and other Reformed authors.
Presbyterian news articles and blog posts are plentiful at The Aquila Report and Reformation 21.
Classic Charles Spurgeon devotionals and sermons can be found (of course) at the Charles Spurgeon archive.
Ligonier Ministries is devoted to producing Christian education materials designed to fill the gap between Sunday school and seminary.
Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals is a broad coalition of evangelical Christian leaders seeking to recover and confess the truth of God's Word as did the Reformers, and to see that truth embodied in doctrine, worship, and life.
CREATION AND FAMILY:
Answers in Genesis and Creation Ministries International promote the young-earth creation perspective.
"Helping families thrive" is one stated goal of Focus on the Family. This organization has pledged to "equip parents to raise great kids and put Jesus Christ at the center of homes worldwide!"
Jay Younts has written an excellent Parent's Guide to Family Worship.
The Christian Family - Brian M. Schwertley articles.
The American Family Association deals with a variety of issues related to the Christian family.
Check out Howard King's Biblical Agrarianism articles. A wealth of Christian Agrarian blog posts and practical insights can be found at Herrick Kimball's site Upland
ABOUT THE CHRISTIAN CHURCH AND CHURCH HISTORY:
In Defense of Reading the Puritans by Martin Brow.
Civilization and the Protestant Reformation courtesy of Trinityfoundation.org gives praise to God for His utilization of the Reformers.
History of the Westminster Assembly of Divines - William M. Hetherington
A comprehensive Guide to Early Church Documents details the first Christian creeds and the writings of the Apostolic fathers.
Sola Ecclesia by Michael Glodo
The Church of the Highest Common Denominator by Kim Riddlebarger.
College Football Fans and Church Members by Thom Rainer
Thoughts on the Rise and Fall of Pastors by Scott Sauls
AREA ARP CHURCHES:
If you are in or around Memphis, but cannot get down to Hernando, here are other ARP churches in the area:
Graceview Presbyterian Church 7660 Swinnea Rd, Southaven MS 38671
Salem Presbyterian Church 3310 Atoka-Idaville Rd, Atoka TN 38004
Brighton Presbyterian Church 81 Church Ave., Brighton TN 38011
Providence Reformed Presbyterian Church 5444 Stage Rd, Memphis TN 38134
Richland ARP Church 8658 Rosemark Rd, Millington TN 38053
HERNANDO AND VICINITY INFORMATION:
There are numerous Desoto County events and activities involving plays, concerts, sporting competitions and fundraisers. Desoto County Greenways features parks and trails for hikers and bike riders.
You can watch a fine video tour series about Hernando, Mississippi---and learn more about the many positive features of this wonderful town, courtesy of the Hernando Chamber of Commerce.
The Strawberry Plains Audubon Center is a few miles north of Holly Springs, Mississippi. The Center offers nearly 2600 acres of natural and preserved environment comprised of creeks, fields, gardens and 14 miles of nature trails. Open 8-4 Tue.through Sat. By paying a measly $3, you can stroll the grounds for a solid 8 hours. For an additional $5, you can tour the restored antebellum home.