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Productive Things to Do While the World is Slowing Down
Productive Things to Do While the World is Slowing Down

Keeping our hands and minds busy is crucial to take our focus on worry. Here are four productive things you can do within the confines of our homes.

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The God of Perfect Rest
The God of Perfect Rest

In the midst of COVID, we ask ourselves— can we really rest (our minds and hearts) during this time of unrest? This Holy Week, let us remember what God did.

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Locked Down in Meditation
Locked Down in Meditation

With the abundant time in our hands, we are in the best position to be “locked down” in prayer and meditation. Our prayers to God can now be unhurried, deeper, and more engaging.

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How to Observe the Lenten Season While Under Quarantine
How to Observe the Lenten Season While Under Quarantine

Learn five ways to observe the Lenten Season While Under Quarantine in this blog post. May this Holy Week remind us that God loved us first.

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At Such A Time As This
At Such A Time As This

Let our faith overcome our fears. Instead of the plague news that discourages and disables us, let us fill our minds with praiseworthy things.

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Fasting: A Christian Lifestyle
Fasting: A Christian Lifestyle

Fasting, by definition, is the abstinence from food. But the definition, over time, has extended to mean abstinence from social media, entertainment, or other regular activities that could possibly pull one from having quality time with God...

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When Crisis Strikes: Six Bible Verses to Assure a Worried Heart
When Crisis Strikes: Six Bible Verses to Assure a Worried Heart

Before the year 2019 ended, the world was shocked by the detection of the Novel-Corona Virus or COVID-19, now identified as the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). It was identified as a virus that affects the respiratory system of a person and...

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Verses for Community-Building (Part 1)
Verses for Community-Building (Part 1)

Here is a compilation of verses that talk about community and community building

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How to Start a Daily Bible Reading Habit
How to Start a Daily Bible Reading Habit

The new year is just around the corner and once again, it’s time to make resolutions! This time can help us improve our relationship with the Lord and help us grow our love for the Word of God. Read this blog post to help you be equipped to start...

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Declutter Your Life, Make Time for Bible Reading
Declutter Your Life, Make Time for Bible Reading

It is not surprising that the first words we typically associate with “cleaning” and “de-cluttering” are house organization, room sanitation, and even waste segregation. Notice how all these three activities focus on the physical act of cleaning...

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Lessons from the Bible: How to Be a Friend
Lessons from the Bible: How to Be a Friend

Lessons from the Bible: How to Be a Friend The Parable of the Good Samaritan A teacher of the Law came up and tried to trap Jesus. “Teacher,” he asked, “what must I do to receive eternal life?” Jesus answered him, “What do the Scriptures say? How...

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Verses to Remember When Facing Peer Pressure
Verses to Remember When Facing Peer Pressure

Life in God’s Service So then, my friends, because of God’s great mercy to us I appeal to you: Offer yourselves as a living sacrifice to God, dedicated to his service and pleasing to him. This is the true worship that you should...

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God Our Protector: A Psalm 91 Photography Challenge
God Our Protector: A Psalm 91 Photography Challenge

We came up with this Scripture-focused Photography Challenge by highlighting 15 words from Psalm 91 (Good News Translation). As you get creative with your shots and angles, we hope that this activity will remind you of the goodness and...

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Things to Bring at a Bible Study
Things to Bring at a Bible Study

Whether we are conscious of it or not, we are learning something new every day. Strangers become acquaintances when they tell us their names. The news we see on TV or through the internet warns us of the places we should avoid. And even a simple...

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Bible Verses for When You are Angry or Vengeful
Bible Verses for When You are Angry or Vengeful

Be happy with those who are happy, weep with those who weep. Have the same concern for everyone. Do not be proud, but accept humble duties. Do not think of yourselves as wise.

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Bible Verses for When You are Impatient

(Reference material: God’s Promises to You) Trust in the LORD and do good; live in the land and be safe. Seek your happiness in the LORD, and he will give you your heart’s desire. Give yourself to the LORD; trust in him, and he will help...

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Standing in Awe of God’s Generous Provision
Standing in Awe of God’s Generous Provision

These verses will teach us about God’s generous provision

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A Mindful Bible Reader
A Mindful Bible Reader

Some say people have the tendency to get easily distracted. This is true especially when we are cruising across verbose and irksome paragraphs. We can even flip through chapters of a book without realizing what it is about in the first place...

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How to have a solo Bible Reading Date
How to have a solo Bible Reading Date

Bring your notebook and pen with you on your Bible reading date with the Lord. This blog post contains a free printable download with journaling prompts to help make your reading time more meaningful and fruitful.

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Q & A with Dr. Dane C. Ortlund
Q & A with Dr. Dane C. Ortlund

“Read the Bible every day in the same way you’d take a multi-vitamin every day, because our souls get hungry. Physically, you feel the hunger. But you don’t feel the spiritual hunger in the same way. In actuality, our souls are just as needy as...

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An Open Letter to the Anxious Heart
An Open Letter to the Anxious Heart

His Word is very encouraging. Through the Bible, the Lord will uplift you and fill you with His care and love.

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Verses to Reflect on during Holy Week

Verses to Reflect on during Holy Week (Reference material: Good News Translation Youth Bible) [siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] The reality of Jesus’ death and resurrection is so powerful...

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How will you be spending your Holy Week?
How will you be spending your Holy Week?

We are praying for you and your Bible reading journey this Holy Week. May your time with the Lord be as sweet and meaningful as it can be. God bless you always!

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What the Bible Says about Forgiveness
What the Bible Says about Forgiveness

Here are five truths about forgiveness that can be found in the Bible.

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Verses for a Graduation Celebration
Verses for a Graduation Celebration

We encourage you to read these verses altogether as a love letter from the Lord to you. You can use these lines from the Psalms as your guiding verses for the coming months.

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God’s Spirit is Always with Us
God’s Spirit is Always with Us

How can we even begin to describe the comfort of knowing that God sent the Holy Spirit as our Helper? What great peace and joy this brings us!

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Verses for When you are Anxious, Lonely, and Depressed
Verses for When you are Anxious, Lonely, and Depressed

We know that in all things God works for good with those who love him, those whom he has called according to his purpose.

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Hold On: Verses for When you are Saddened by Loss or are Facing Pain and Suffering
Hold On: Verses for When you are Saddened by Loss or are Facing Pain and Suffering

These verses will encourage you when you are Saddened by Loss or are Facing Pain and Suffering

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When You are Worried Over Money
When You are Worried Over Money

Keep your lives free from the love of money, and be satisfied with what you have. For God has said, “I will never leave you; I will never abandon you.” 

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At the Crossroads: Verses about Decision-making
At the Crossroads: Verses about Decision-making

We thank the Lord for giving us these three basic truths about decision-making that are grounded on Scripture. By God’s grace, these truths will be able to guide us no matter how many crossroads we face in life.

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Needing God’s Guiding Presence
Needing God’s Guiding Presence

Your word is a lamp to guide meand a light for my path. I will keep my solemn promiseto obey your just instructions.

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Blessed to Serve
Blessed to Serve

As you read through these Bible verses, we hope that you will become more inspired and encouraged you to use these gifts to serve the Lord and His people.

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Find Security in God’s Eternal Faithfulness
Find Security in God’s Eternal Faithfulness

O Lord, I will always sing of your constant love;I will proclaim your faithfulness forever. I know that your love will last for all time, that your faithfulness is as permanent as the sky. – Psalm 89:1-2

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Trusting God’s Promises
Trusting God’s Promises

“It was then that I realized that God really had called me. It was then that I knew that His promise in John 15:16 has been truly fulfilled.” -Bp. Efraim Tendero

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Strong Families are Rooted in God’s Word
Strong Families are Rooted in God’s Word

The family is the basic unit of society but it plays a very important role in building an individual person, ultimately contributing towards the building up of a whole nation – and the whole world.

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Six Reasons Not to be Lonely
Six Reasons Not to be Lonely

Be happy and glad, for a great reward is kept for you in heaven. This is how the prophets who lived before you were persecuted.

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5 Bible Verses to Remember After a Stressful Day
5 Bible Verses to Remember After a Stressful Day

Have you been stressed out lately? If yes, how have you been dealing with it? We usually get stressed out because of the overwhelming pressure brought about by personal and family problems, concerns at work or studies and even dilemma in the...

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5 Keys to Keep Your Anger at Bay
5 Keys to Keep Your Anger at Bay

PROVERBS 15:1 – “A gentle answer quiets anger, but a harsh one stirs it up.” MATTHEW 5:21-24 – “You have heard that people were told in the past, ‘Do not commit murder; anyone who does will be brought to trial.’ But now I...

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8 Verses to Battle Depression
8 Verses to Battle Depression

1. PSALM 16 Protect me, O God; I trust in you for safety. 2 I say to the Lord, “You are my Lord; all the good things I have come from you.” 3 How excellent are the Lord‘s faithful people! My greatest pleasure is to be with them. 4 Those who rush...

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Worried on something? The Bible Reminds Us Not to.
Worried on something? The Bible Reminds Us Not to.

And why worry about clothes? Look how the wild flowers grow: they do not work or make clothes for But I tell you that not even King Solomon with all his wealth had clothes as beautiful as one of these flowers.

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The Light in the Blackest Night

In the blackest night of Saturday, a light glimmered. This is how I dramatically remembered the Service of the Light done in Santo Domingo Church, Quezon City. From a single flame emanating from the balcony of the Church, a new hope emerged. This...

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Solitude with the Lord

I attended a silent retreat from Holy Wednesday to Easter Sunday at the Convent of Servants of the Lord and Virgin of Matara in Lipa, Batangas. Silent it was indeed as we were not allowed to utter words to one another, not even engage in eye...

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Sharing God's Word Without Words

St. Francis of Assisi once said, “Proclaim the Word of God, use words if necessary.” This sums up my experience during the Holy Week. While I did not share the Holy Scripture directly to someone, I was able to portray it for my community. As one...

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I am a Bible Ambassador because I believe that the Bible can help people a lot. And knowing the Bible, people come in touch with the Lord Jesus Christ.

Most Rev. Broderick Pabillo, D.D.
Most Rev. Broderick Pabillo, D.D.Apostolic Administrator, Achdiocese of Manila

Gusto kong makipag-fellowship sa kanila, masaya sa Philippine Bible Society kapag may mga (membership) meetings.  Gusto ko rin madagdagan knowledge ko... yung opportunity makapag.distribute ng Biblia sa maraming tao at magamit ako ng Panginoon. Pangatlo ay yung ma.bless din ako and be a blessing to many people.

Ptra. Dolores “Loy” Fulgencio
Ptra. Dolores "Loy" FulgencioAnnual PBS Member

It's an honor and a privilege for me to support the Philippine Bible Society - to reach out to the unreachable people by giving Bibles not only in the Philippines but the whole world.

Ptra. Nina Vergara
Ptra. Nina VergaraAnnual PBS Member

“It is a blessing to be able to support our local churches in need of Bibles and Bible study programs. It is our hope that they not only grow in terms of membership but also have the heart to extend spiritual help to others, just like how they have received help.”

Ptr. Callum TabadaUCCP Cosmopolitan Administrative Pastor (AACP benefactor)

“We are thankful since each individual now has a Bible. Our members will no longer have a hard time reading. Thank you also for the discipleship materials for these will help all in getting to know Jesus and to know how to be a better Christian.”

Ptr. Eric BulanteChurch Pastor, Shepherd's Church in Hills of Zion, Talim Island (AACP beneficiary)

“Philippine Bible Society organizes trainings that really respond to the needs of people who are suffering.
It has well-equipped leaders who facilitate trainings and workshops.
Its mission to reach out to Filipinos using God’s Word is fulfilled through its works.”

Miriam del RosarioExecutive director at The Birthright Educators Foundation

“I praise and thank our Almighty God that, through PBS, I now own a Poimen version of MBB (Magandang Balita Biblia) in the national language of the Philippines – Tagalog.
Knowing Matthew 10:32-33, I read and study the Bible so that I will not be dismayed when the Lord Jesus Christ comes. Life is too short compared with the promise of eternal life in God’s Kingdom.”

Jorge BianesLocal Church Elder at LJOR Unified Commonwealth

I think this is very helpful to every readers. The word of the Lord are the food of our soul which we always need every minute of our life. I dont often read the Bible but everytime i open it, God was always like in front of me and speaking as what is something i'm just needing to hear. He speaks to me and i can feel it. A million thanks to You my Lord.

CrisTin Bocar AtregenioHousewife, Stay-at-home parent

I love the ministry of the Philippine Bible Society in sharing the Word to the world. God bless PBS!

Ganni BanzueloScripture Marketing Officer at Philippine Bible Society