Bible Study Tools
Ancient Mesopotamia Mesopotamia. The setting of most of Scripture.
Bible Gateway Several translations available and searchable online for free.
Bible.org A helpful resource for general Bible study.
Biblical Training Biblical Training has a smorgasbord of evangelical teaching. Offering full-length online audio class lectures from basic Christianity to advanced seminary-level topics, this is an invaluable resource if you want to learn more about a particular or general area of the Christian faith. And it’s totally free! Perfect for the iPod.
e-Sword e-Sword is an excellent, free Bible software program.
ESV Bible Home of the English Standard Version Bible. Read and search (and even listen to!) any part of the ESV Bible.
Historical & Cultural Contexts Context is key in understanding the Scriptures.
Spurgeon on the Attributes of God The great English preacher marvels at the glorious attributes of God.
The Roman Empire Another helpful site that reveals the cultural context of the New Testament.
Life and Worship
Andrew Case Andrew Case is a seminary student at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. His lyrics and music are mind-blowingly Christ-centered. All his music is available on his website for free download.
Discerning Reader This website provides reviews of hundreds of books to help Christians to become more discerning readers.
Red Mountain Music Red Mountain Music takes solid centuries-old hymns and combines them with contemporary music, breathing new life into songs lost on most of the church.
Sovereign Grace Music The church is in SGM’s debt for the hundreds of Christ-exalting hymns and choruses churned out in the last few decades.
9 Marks Ministries An outstanding resource for understanding what makes a healthy church and a healthy church member.
Christian Counseling & Education Foundation CCEF helps us to understand what biblical counseling looks like in a world where therapeutic counseling is the norm.
Compassion International Compassion International is a ministry that changes the lives of children with the power of the gospel and the provision of basic needs. Sponsoring a child is a wonderful way to personally extend the gospel’s reach across the world.
Desiring God The ministry of John Piper. He has influenced several generations to treasure Christ and be satisfied supremely in Him.
Eternal Perspective Ministries Randy Alcorn’s ministry is focused on beginning and end of life issues. It is no surprise that he writes much about heaven and the womb.
Grace to You John MacArthur’s ministry offers resources of all kinds available at the click of your mouse.
Heartcry Missionary Society Paul Washer’s fantastic missions ministry focuses on indigenous missions–equipping people of the culture to reach the culture.
International Mission Board The IMB exists to partner with Southern Baptist churches to help them spread the gospel to the ends of the earth.
Joshua Project Joshua Project gives information on all the known people groups that do not have a faithful evangelical witness for the gospel. Consider praying for an unreached people group each day.
North American Mission Board NAMB exists to equip American churches to reach Americans for the gospel. NAMB is also responsible for coordinating disaster relief in America.
Peacemaker Ministries Ken Sande leads this ministry whose focus is biblical conflict resolution to honor God in the midst of relational issues.
Samaritan’s Purse Our church annually participates in Operation Christmas Child, which is spearheaded by Samaritan’s Purse.
Setting Captives Free An online ministry providing Christ-centered hope and freedom for those in bondage to sin. Special courses devoted to pornography, homosexuality, alcohol, food, and many more.
Southern Wisconsin Baptist Association EMBC partners with the SWBA to accomplish the biblical mission in our immediate area.
Sovereign Grace Ministries The ministry of C.J. Mahaney.
The Center for Biblical Spirituality Donald Whitney’s ministry focuses particularly on the spiritual disciplines, such as prayer, fasting, and journaling. Helpful resources abound here, so be sure to check out his website!
The Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood CBMW exists to articulate and defend the biblical roles of men and women as defined in Scripture.
The Southern Baptist Convention We are part of the SBC.