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Using Scrivener to Write Sermons

Preachers use different tools to write their sermons, from Microsoft Word, a simple text editor, word processors built into Bible software or something like Scrivener. Wes Allen, one of the Theotek Podcast contributors and American Baptist Church pastor, uses Scrivener to prepare his sermons. We talked about his workflow and why he uses the program in a recent Theotek Podcast that we recorded live on our Theotek Podcast Facebook page. Scrivener is a word processor. That’s the simple way to describe it, but there’s more to it than that. Some people think of the program as a tool for writing […]

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Logos Hears Outcry & Reneges on Shelving Logos Now, Mostly

And a great outcry was heard from the Logos forums as the masses wailed and moaned the loss of Logos Now and Faithlife Connect replacing it. Then, their outcry was heard from Bellingham and grace was issued to all. A biblical writer might write the account of Logos Now that way, if we lived in those times. We don’t and this doesn’t rise to the level of biblical disaster, but the decision to do away with Logos Now hurt a lot of the Logos faithful and the outcry was great. What Was Logos Now If you’re not a Logos Bible […]

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Billy Graham, Technology and the Church

Billy Graham died today at the age of 99 after years of faithful ministry. One thing that surprised me to learn when I toured the Billy Graham library was his forward thinking use of technology to spread the Gospel. I’m not sure why it surprised me, but I’d never thought of him and tech together. In the library in Charlotte, NC there’s an entire room dedicated to things like his use of film, radio, TV, and now the Internet to spread the message of God’s grace. He used any means to share what “… the Bible says.” Billy Graham even […]

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Bible Updates and Facebook Live: Theotek Podcast #104

Learn about Bible updates and the future of the Theotek Podcast in this week’s show. In my previous post, I shared that we’re changing our official home of the Theotek Podcast to Facebook Live. This is the first episode that we recorded using Ecamm Live over Facebook Live instead of using Google Hangouts and YouTube Live. Give it a watch below and go on over to our new Facebook Page where you can find all of our podcasts going forward. In this episode Rick Mansfield showed up of the updates that came in Accordance Bible software 12.2.2, bringing a build-in […]