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All of the Bible Study/commentaries and ministry books are free to download in electronic formats and may be copied or printed for private or public use.

The Living in Christ Series has been designed as individual studies for Home group/churches, as well as personal use and tools for pastors and teachers. You may also view some of the series on YouTube.

For details, downloading, or ordering any book here, simply click on the title.

I pray this site may be an inspiration, help, and encouragement as you serve our Lord Jesus Christ.

Steve Copland

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Christians face storms in life: Persecution, physical/emotional pain, broken dreams, conflicts, tensions and stress.


Peter’s message, written and inspired by the Holy Spirit, offers good news to Christians.


God has given us the power and strength to face any and every situation, and the peace and calm all can know who have Christ as Lord.

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The Apostle Paul's letter to the Colossians contains some of the most profound statements ever written about the Lord Jesus Christ, the status of believers and the heresy of Gnosticism.

Gnosticism challenged the Divinity and humanity of Christ, promoted levels of spirituality, angelic worship, immorality, etc.

This twenty study series explores/applies Paul's answers to all of these topics.

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John's first letter to the Church contains twelve marks of a true Christian. In this modern age of growing apostasy away from sound theology, John's letter is of vital importance.


This seventeen study book is for home groups and pastors who desire to make disciples for Christ, believers who understand what it means to forsake the world and take up their cross daily.

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Is the human soul naturally immortal?


Does the Bible teach that unbelievers souls will suffer a fiery torment for all eternity, or eventually be annihilated?


In this six-part Bible Study Series we explore in depth the main doctrines of hell, Traditionalist, Conditionalist and Universalist.

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A beautiful woman, a life changed by tragedy, driven into sin, condemned and rejected by her own people, a slave to despair and desperate for love. She saw a light, she reached out and touched it, her life was changed forever.

Mary Magdalene: A Woman Who Loved, brings the 1st century alive, inspires the soul and challenges the reader to love as she loved.



Simon and Simon features two men born just a few miles apart, Simon Peter and Simon Magus. Peter's passionate life is contrasted with Magus, the one known as ‘Simon the Sorcerer’.


Triarius, a Roman soldier, is sent to the Frontier. His wife is pregnant when he leaves and believed to be carrying a son. He sends orders to dispose of the child if it is a girl. His daughter is born and kept in secret.

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Is there one consistent truth, one story which eclipses all others, a single road towards the light revealed through religion, science, philosophy, legend and myth?

Some would say 'no'; they are wrong.

We live in perilous times. This is a time for answers, a time to take a closer look, this is a Time for Truth.

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Within the human soul a voice calls us to reach for perfection. So often we demonstrate a desire to know, experience and create that which is perfect. The clothes we wear, the flowers we choose, the religions we practice and love we seek.


We reject what we perceive as flawed, and strive for beauty, contentment and fulfillment. Can we know and experience perfection? The answer is 'yes'.


Running the Race offers Christians sound, balanced, time-tested, Biblical truths for those who desire to 'walk as Jesus did'.

If you have questions about salvation, spiritual gifts, surviving the storms, serving, prayer, worship, and growing in love for Jesus Christ, this book is for you.


War, Power, Greed, Jihad, Inquisition, Crusades and Extremists, all words we associate with religion. Shamans, priests, prophets and magicians, servants of the gods, mediums of power, or frauds?

22 religions, examined, exposed and deciphered.

Religion: History and Mystery explores the ancient and modern religions which have dominated the world for 6000 years.

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Just Because takes children on an exciting journey through the Bible as a continuous story.

Children see the biblical characters come alive, and anticipate with excitement the coming of Jesus to 'crush the serpent's head' as Satan tries to discover His identity.

Each chapter takes about twenty minutes to read and ends with a short biblical lesson. Kids love it.

Children 7-12 years

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Slug wants to fly, but only on his terms. Becoming a butterfly requires transformation, but Slug is afraid. He rebels.


Grunt, a crow, is flying with the wrong crowd. Slug learns to trust his Creator and is 'born again', Grunt finds redemption and forgiveness.


This book teaches children to grasp and rely on God's will for their lives.

Children 5-12

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Donkey lived a long time ago in a town called Nazareth. His master was a carpenter who married Mary, the young woman who gave birth to the Son of God.


He was there when Jesus was born, he saw the shepherds and wise men, traveled to Egypt, watched Jesus grow up, and became the donkey of the King of Kings.

This is Donkey's story with 22 original paintings.

For children 5 years and over.