WHAT IS ENGAGE THE WORD 2018?
Engage the Word is an exciting and easy way to deepen your congregation’s connection to God through His Word. This 40-day emphasis is uniquely designed to help churches mobilize and develop life-long habits of daily Scripture engagement. Sunday School & Discipleship Ministries International (SDMI), the American Bible Society (ABS), and goTandem are pleased to present you with the free online tools you will need to make your Engage the Word campaign a success.
WHY ENGAGE THE WORD?
Did you know…
- Reading the Word of God four times a week or more has a significant impact on a person’s life view, habits, and choices.
- Studies from the Center for Bible Engagement discovered those who engage in Bible reading four or more times per week experience a higher level of health and emotional stability.
- Young people engaged in reading Scripture at least four times a week are less likely to be involved in sex outside of marriage, gambling, drugs, pornography, or other risky behaviors.
- Reading God’s Word regularly feeds our hearts and minds with truth and inspiration, ushers us into His presence, and invites us into close communion with Him.