Open up your Bible, and study the Scriptures with one of America's most inspirational pastors and authors, Max Lucado. This New International Version Bible blends Max Lucado's warm, conversational style with marginal notes, short articles, and various study tools that are designed to meet you where you are, offering up encouragement and insight.
The NIV Lucado Encouraging Word Bible is designed to strengthen you as you follow the included reading plan and incorporate this Bible into your daily devotional life. Jump start your practice with the 30-day study guide. This Bible makes a wonderful gift for anyone who could benefit from Pastor Lucado's gentle yet powerful notes to guide them along in their Bible study.
- Complete NIV text
- 9-point type
- Comfort print font
- Book introductions
- Fully redesigned and expanded Bible based on the Life Lessons Bible
- 98 new People of the Word articles reveals lessons learned by people throughout the Bible
- 691 For Your Journey marginal notes blend storytelling with biblical content
- 115 Jesus Through the Bible and Growing in Christ articles with inspirational lessons
- 30-day personal or group Bible study
- God Cares for You and Growing Up Spiritually verses are subject-specific
- Where to turn when... Scripture reference list for Bible answers to common problems
- Dotted margin space for notes and journaling
- Bible reading plan
- Full-color maps
The New International Version of the Bible is widely used by evangelical Christians of all ages. Featuring a 7.8 grade reading level, the NIV combines word-for-word and thought-for-thought translation philosophies. Originally published in 1978, the 2011 NIV update is now the standard for all the NIV Bibles published. For more information on the different Bible translations, view our Bible Translation Guide.