If you’ve read the book Walls, you already know how important it is to discover, choose, and share the promises of God. They are the “secret weapons” that get you past any Wall you might encounter! As you discover the Wall that seems to be the primary challenge in your life right now, consider the following tools to help you on your own personal “Promise Hunt”:
Biblios.com offers a great keyword search tool to take you right to Bible passages related to your Wall. Even better, when you click on the verses in the list related to your key word or phrase, it will display the passage in multiple translations – giving you a better sense of what the verse really means.
The Blue Letter Bible is one of the best online tools around – offering a wealth of tools that will help you grab hold of the promises God has to offer, and will help you better grasp what these promises really mean. When you type in a key word or phrase, note that the default translation is the King James Version. You might want to use the “drop down menu” to search in more modern translations as well. For example, the ESV is a very accurate, word-for-word translation of the original language, and the NLT is a great translation to get a good grasp of the meaning of the verse.
A visit to the “topics directory” at Bible.org opens you up to a wealth of fantastic, biblically sound articles about a host of subjects related to the mindsets that lead to Walls. Consider looking through the listing of writings related to the Wall you are facing.
The “Got Questions” website has become a wonderful hub of reliable information on all sorts of topics related to faith and the Bible. If you come across a puzzling passage, or a dilemma in your study, you may find that there are some wonderful answers available here.
As you discover new places to investigate the promises of God, please let us know so we can share them with others who are in the process of tearing down their Walls!