John

Author: Brian Simmons
Publisher: BroadStreet Publishing Group LLC
ISBN: 9781424549641
Release Date: 2014-10-01
Genre: Bibles

Encounter the Heart of God! The Word is not just dead letters; it is the Living Expression of God, Jesus Christ. The Word came with skin on as the Perfect Man and the living manifestation of the glory of God. The Gospel of John is all about this beautiful Christ and believing! This book reveals that Jesus Christ is the Light of the World, the Savior, the King, the true Anointed One, the Living Bread, and the Loving Shepherd. Matthew, Mark, and Luke give us the history of Christ, but John writes to unveil the mystery of Christ. Here, Jesus is seen as the Lamb of God, the Good Shepherd, the Kind Forgiver, the Tender Healer, the Compassionate Intercessor, and the Great I Am. Who can resist this Man when He tugs on hearts to come to Him? To read the gospel of John is to encounter Jesus.

I Hear His Whisper

Author: Brian Simmons
Publisher: BroadStreet Publishing Group LLC
ISBN: 9781424550159
Release Date: 2015-04-01
Genre: Religion

The Holy Spirit wants to wash our lives in the refreshing grace that streams every day from the presence of God. We know that God thunders from the heavens with powerful truths that capture our hearts and overcome our doubts. But he also whispers to us life-giving words that will heal and penetrate into the deepest place of our inner being. I Hear His Whisper is a compilation of messages that have come into the heart during early morning hours of devotion with Jesus. Listen to God’s voice and be drawn into greater intimacy with Jesus. Be moved by his whisper, stirred by his Spirit, and thrilled by these messages of love. Open your soul to the whispers of God so that you hear him whisper his message of love to you! “For your whispers in the night give me wisdom, Showing me what to do next.” Psalm 16:7 TPT

New Testament

Author: Brian Simmons
Publisher: Broadstreet Publishing
ISBN: 1424556503
Release Date: 2018-04-03
Genre:

Encounter the Heart of God The Passion Translation� is a new, heart-level Bible translation that expresses God's fiery heart of love, merging the emotion and life-changing truth of God's Word. The goal of this translation is to trigger inside every reader an overwhelming response to the truth of the Bible, unfolding the deep mysteries of the Scriptures in the love language of God, the language of the heart. BIBLE FEATURES INCLUDE: In-depth footnotes that include insightful study notes, commentary, word studies, cross references, alternate translations, and more Extensive introductions for each book Traditional two-column format Premium Bible paper Rich, contemporary 11 point font for Bible text Second edition translation updates Exquisite faux leather cover with special heat debossing "All you thirsty ones, come to me! Come to me and drink! Believe in me so that rivers of living water will burst out from within you, flowing from your innermost being just like the Scripture says!" John 7:37-38 "Every morning I lay out the pieces of my life on the altar and wait for your fire to fall upon my heart." Psalm 5:3 "I continue to pray for your love to grow and increase more and more until it overflows, bringing you into the rich revelation of spiritual insight in all things. And with this revelation you will come to know God fully as he imparts to you the deepest understanding of his ways." Philippians 1:9

The Story of Christmas

Author: Brian Simmons
Publisher: BroadStreet Publishing Group LLC
ISBN: 9781424552184
Release Date: 2015-11-01
Genre: Bibles

Jesus, Born over two thousand years ago, his life continues to shape and shake the world today. The Story of Christmas includes the foretelling of his coming to earth by prophetic Scriptures in the Old Testament; the biographical account of his birth as told by Matthew, Luke, and John; the promise of his return declared by Jesus in the Gospels and by John in Revelation; and the power of Christ in us as recorded in the Epistles of the New Testament. Enjoy the richness of this life-changing story taken from The Passion Translation, a new, heart-level translation that expresses God's fiery heart of love to this generation using Hebrew, Greek, and Aramaic manuscripts, merging the emotion and the life-changing truth of God's Word.

Romans

Author: Brian Simmons
Publisher: BroadStreet Publishing Group LLC
ISBN: 9781424550272
Release Date: 2015-06-01
Genre: Bibles

The love of God is so rich it leaves our hearts full of heaven. When we believe in Jesus Christ, he pours his Holy Spirit into our hearts until every sense of abandonment leaves. We become children of God, sons and daughters of glory, who follow the Lamb of God. Do you want to be enriched and discover the heavenly treasures of faith, grace, true righteousness, and power? Plug into the book of Romans and you’ll never be the same again. Gifts and glory are waiting for you to unwrap and make your own. Live the truths of Romans and watch how God’s love sets you free! Also included is an eight-week Bible study that complements The Passion Translation’s book of Romans: Grace and Glory. For individuals and small groups, each lesson will help you encounter, explore, and share the heart of God, guiding your study of God’s Word while drawing you closer and deeper into his passionate heart for you. For you have received the Holy Spirit who has enfolded you into God’s family, chosen and adopted as his very own child. And the Holy Spirit will never make you feel orphaned, or cause you to fear that God will abandon you. You are free from all bondage and no longer a mere servant. For the Holy Spirit inside your heart cries out, “You are his child, and he is your Father! The Holy Spirit living inside your spirit is the divine proof that you are God’s child!”

1 2 Thessalonians Titus Philemon

Author: Brian Simmons
Publisher: Passion Translation
ISBN: 1424554845
Release Date: 2017-06-01
Genre: Bibles

Paul's two letters to the Thessalonians are deeply personal. Although he was encouraged by their faith, hope, and love, Paul was still mindful of their vulnerability. So he wrote to build their spiritual muscles, helping them live faithfully while awaiting Christ's return. Full of encouragement and exhortation, their prophetic insights will keep you focused on what is truth as we look to Christ alone to be our faithful strength--no matter how difficult the future may appear. The book of Titus reminds us that right beliefs should impact every area of our lives--relationships, work, community--for right living always accompanies right doctrine. In today's culture, we need this prophetic reminder that the grace that saves us is the same grace that empowers us to live a life of good works! Finally, Philemon is a letter written with one purpose: to bring reconciliation between two brothers in Christ. We should be grateful to God for gifting us this letter because the dignity of every human being is brought forth powerfully in the story of Philemon and Onesimus--a story of forgiving love.What treasures are found in the pages of these letters! They will leave you richer in your spiritual life and empower you to persevere until the day Jesus returns in glory.

Psalms

Author: Brian Simmons
Publisher: BroadStreet Publishing Group LLC
ISBN: 9781424549740
Release Date: 2014-10-01
Genre: Bibles

Psalm 5:3 says, ³At each and every sunrise you will hear my voice as I prepare my sacrifice of prayer to you. Every morning I lay out the pieces of my life on the altar and wait for your fire to fall upon my heart. Every emotion of our hearts is reflected in the Psalms with words that express our deepest and strongest feelings. Sighing is turned to singing and trouble into triumph. The Psalms provide comfort and joy, leading us to the place where worship flows. When discouraged or downcast, we can take new strength from reading them. They charge our batteries and fill our sails. Their thunder stirs us, and sweet melodies move us into the sacred emotions of a heart on fire. Dark rain clouds of grief turn to bright rainbows of hope as we meditate on Davids soul subduing songs. The Psalms are clearly poetic. They are praises placed inside poetry that spill out of a fiery passionate heart. The Psalms free us to become emotional, passionate, sincere worshippers. These 150 poetic masterpieces give us an expression of faith and worship. They become a mirror to the heart of Gods people in our quest to experience His presence.

Luke and Acts

Author: Brian Simmons
Publisher: BroadStreet Publishing Group LLC
ISBN: 9781424549665
Release Date: 2014-10-01
Genre: Bibles

The book of Luke is a glorious gospel penned by one of the early followers of Jesus. It has been described as the loveliest book ever written giving us a very full picture of life and ministry of Jesus. Luke applied scrupulous accuracy to all he wrote, to ensure that what we read is factual. Being a physician, Luke learned early on the need to exhibit compassion and mercy toward others. This gospel is perhaps the most compassionate, love filled account of the life of Jesus. Luke provides us with rich details of Jesus love of children, the forsaken, and His ministry to women even though this was controversial in the culture of his day. Luke shares Jesus teachings on prayer, forgiveness, and our obligation to demonstrate mercy and grace in dealings with others. The book of Luke is still read today by the lovers of God because as the Mercy Gospel and we all need mercy. The Book of Acts, also written by Luke, takes up the story where the book of Luke leaves off. It provides us with the startling details of the birth, the church and the early years of expanding the kingdom of God on earth. It begins in the upper room with 120 disciples and explains the explosive outpouring of the Holy Spirit resulting in tongues, prophecy, miracles, salvation, and the birthing of countless churches. Acts provides us with the story of Paul s three missionary journeys, illustrating the spread of the gospel, addition of new believers, miraculous answers to prayer, signs and wonders and deliverance. God is working in power today through His yielded lovers. This inspired account of church history awakens our souls with transforming power and gives us courage to be witnesses for Christ wherever He sends us!

Psalms Poetry on Fire Book Two 12 week Study Guide

Author: Brian Simmons
Publisher: BroadStreet Publishing Group LLC
ISBN: 9781424553426
Release Date: 2016-12-01
Genre: Bibles

Every emotion of the heart is reflected in the Psalms with words that express our deepest and strongest feelings. They provide comfort and joy, leading us to the place where worship flows. This poetry on fire is divided into five books, mirroring the five books of Moses that form the first books of the Old Testament. Together they convey the depth of our longing and fears, joys and celebration, becoming a mirror to the heart of God’s people in our quest to experience God’s presence. Book Two is known as the “Exodus Psalms.” Like the ancient Hebrew book itself, which chronicles Israel’s deliverance out of oppression, these psalms lament our suffering and long for similar redemption. Many poems are cries to God for help; they ask him to wake up and do something about our trials and trouble! Others wonder if God has forgotten his people in the midst of their pain and problems. Still other psalms cry for revival and renewal, praying from a place of weariness and ache. Then there are the poems that praise God for his faithfulness, protection, and grace—leading to faith and trust. We’ve designed this study to help you explore these praises and prayers placed inside poems that spill out of a fiery, passionate heart. May this study of poetry on fire free you to become a passionate, sincere worshipper, and experience the heart of God anew in faith and worship. About the Passionate Life Bible Study Series: God longs for everyone to encounter the passion of his heart. Inspired by The Passion Translation, this heart-level Bible study is ideal for both individual devotional study and small groups. Kindle a burning desire for a passion-filled life fueled by the heart of God!

The Divine Romance

Author: Brian Simmons
Publisher: BroadStreet Publishing Group LLC
ISBN: 9781424555536
Release Date: 2017-11-01
Genre: Religion

Encounter God’s Delight in You! The Holy Spirit wants to wash you in the refreshing grace that streams every day from God’s presence. Listen to God’s life-giving words—words that heal and draw you into greater intimacy with Jesus. Be moved by his voice, stirred by his Spirit, and thrilled by these messages of love. Open your soul to the whispers of God so that you hear him whisper his message of love to you!

Proverbs Wisdom From Above

Author: Brian Simmons
Publisher: BroadStreet Publishing Group LLC
ISBN: 9781424550753
Release Date: 2015-02-01
Genre: Bibles

The book of Proverbs is packed with incredible secrets of wisdom that will awaken your heart! The gift of wisdom is given by a generous Father who is ready to fill your heart with all you need to succeed in life and reign in Christ. This devotional contains 75 devotional readings inspired by The Passion Translation's Proverbs: Wisdom from Above. As you meditate on these devotional readings in response to the reflective questions that follow, you can expect heavenly insights into your destiny, relationships, career, finances, and others aspect of your life.

Letters from Heaven by the Apostle Paul

Author: Brian Simmons
Publisher: 5 Fold Media
ISBN: 9781936578566
Release Date: 2013-03-01
Genre:

Some of the most beautiful and glorious truths of the Bible are found in the letters of the Apostle Paul. Paul's letters are now available in The Passion Translation: Ephesians lays an exciting foundation for Christian life, and Philippians is sure to fill your heart with blessings! Colossians brings the revelation of Christ in you, the hope of glory. And the letters to Timothy, Paul's spiritual son, stir our hearts with a greater passion to love and serve Jesus Christ. Letters from Heaven by the Apostle Paul will bring you into a fresh encounter with the fire of the Word of God. Reading through these letters is like having Paul sitting in your living room personally sharing his experience of the power and majesty of God's Word for His people. Be ready to sense the stirring of the Holy Spirit within you as you read Letters from Heaven by the Apostle Paul. Brian Simmons is a brilliant man that has been given revelation and insight into a deeper meaning of the Scriptures. I highly recommend this new Bible translation to everyone. Dr. Che Ahn, Senior Pastor of HRock Church in Pasadena, CA