• NIV Radiant Virtues Bible An Honest Review

    NIV Radiant Virtues Bible, A Beautiful Word Collection, Published by Zondervan A beautifully illustrated Bible combined with unique study features. The NIV Radiant Virtues Bible is part of Zondervan’s A Beautiful Word Collection. In keeping with similar fashion of this collection (see my review of the NIV Beautiful Word Coloring Bible for Girls here), the Radiant Virtues Bible includes line-art verses ready to color in, as well as delightfully designed scripture art scattered throughout the text. As an added bonus, there are fourteen verse illustrations printed on heavier perforated pages suitable for gifting or personal inspiration. In addition to inspiring scripture illustrations, this Bible contains unique study features. Prominently, a color-coded system concentrating on the three…

  • NIV Grace and Truth Study Bible An Honest Review

    NIV Grace and Truth Study Bible Published by Zondervan As a member of the Bible Gateway Blogger Grid (BG²), I received this Bible free in exchange for my honest review. #BibleGatewayPartner Zondervan’s NIV Grace and Truth Study Bible is produced through a project led by general editor Dr. R. Albert Mohler, president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. As a result, the NIV Grace and Truth Study Bible is appropriate for those new to Bible study as well as the experienced student. Study helps include: in-depth study notes a comprehensive NIV concordance red-letter Words of Jesus 16 pages of full-color Biblical maps easy to access center-column cross references bottom-of-the-page study notes…

  • Thompson Chain Reference Bible, ESV An Honest Review

    Thompson Chain Reference Bible, ESV Published by Zondervan As a member of the Bible Gateway Blogger Grid (BG²), I received this Bible free in exchange for my honest review. #BibleGatewayPartner Along with my grandfather’s Thompson Chain Reference Bible (KJV), I now have my own Thompson in ESV. As one of the most extensive, yet discernible, Bible study systems published, the Thompson exists as a helpful study guide for anyone wanting to dig deep into God’s Word. As a young preacher in the late 1800’s, and dissatisfied with available reference Bibles, Dr. Frank Charles Thompson developed his own simple but scholarly Bible study system. In 1908, encouraged by church members to…

  • NIV Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Mark An Honest Review

    NIV Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Mark, Published by Zondervan As a member of the Bible Gateway Blogger Grid (BG²), I received this Bible free in exchange for my honest review. #BibleGatewayPartner In addition to the 54 pages containing the full book of Mark in the NIV translation, this journal includes blank, but lightly lined “Notes” pages, and a helpful section with “Tips for Bible Art Journaling”. The paper is thick allowing for journaling pens to be safely used without fear of the ink bleeding through the page. The typeface is the Exclusive Zondervan NIV Comfort Print in 9.5 point print size for easy readability. There are 13 full-color illustrated verses…