Logos Can Help with your Christmas Message

The Christmas season is upon us. Please imagine with me we’ve been called upon to teach a class, preach a sermon, or deliver a devotion regarding the birth of Jesus. We know the subject of the message, but that’s all we’ve got. We don’t have the passage, the outline, or even the handout. We need […]

Create a Lectionary Calendar in Favorites

At a recent Camp Logos I was explaining how to use Favorites as an electronic filing cabinet and preaching calendar. A pastor from a liturgical tradition excitedly responded, I get it! I can use Favorites as my lectionary calendar to save things as I do advance preparation. He is 100% correct. Since then I’ve received several […]

Easily Convert Biblical Measurements to Modern Equivalents

Biblical authors often referred to weights, measurements, distances, etc. that certainly were understandable in their context, but are foreign today. For example in Luke 2, 12 year old Jesus is separated from His parents and verse 46 states after 3 days Joseph and Mary find Him in the temple. Why did it take so long […]

Find Old Testament Verses in the New Testament

Years ago as a young Christian I was involved in a discipleship class. I remember very well studying Satan tempting Jesus in Matthew 4. My mentor emphasized how Jesus quoted Deuteronomy to counter the enticements of the enemy. He explained this wasn’t the only time Jesus quoted Scripture, but rather He often used the Old […]

Find Verses in which Peter Addresses Jesus

Throughout the Bible we have conversations or dialog that the Logos team calls Reported Speech. In a previous version of the software the Speakers in the speech were identified, and now in Logos 7 the Addressees have been tagged. Perhaps we think, and rightly so, that we don’t need assistance identifying senders and receivers in […]