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Jehovah’s Witnesses

AWAKE! JANUARY 2014

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A Unique Web Site

  • READ the Bible in about 50 languages and Bible-based content in more than 500 languages.

  • VIEW content in nearly 70 sign languages.

  • NAVIGATE the site in hundreds of languages.

  • LISTEN to audio dramas depicting exciting events in the Bible.

  • SEE Bible events come to life in the form of illustrated stories.

  • WATCH Bible dramas and videos that will help you to face life’s challenges.

  • DOWNLOAD e-books, magazine articles, and audio files, every one of them free.

  • RESEARCH a variety of topics using Watchtower ONLINE LIBRARY—the gateway to a wealth of information, available in over 100 languages.

 FOR COUPLES

“I want my family to succeed. My wife and I have gone through a rough patch lately, especially since we had children. We could use some help”

THE BIBLE SAYS:

“By wisdom a house is built up, and by discernment it is made secure.”Proverbs 24:3.

USEFUL FEATURES OF THE WEB SITE

The “Couples & Parents” section can help you to meet challenges such as these:

  • Surviving the first year of marriage

  • Dealing with in-laws

  • Disciplining children

  • Arguing

  • Dealing with money problems

(Look under BIBLE TEACHINGS > COUPLES & PARENTS)

The Secret of Family Happiness is a book that covers a wide range of family topics, from preparing for marriage while you are single to caring for elderly parents.

(Look under PUBLICATIONS > BOOKS & BROCHURES)

 FOR PARENTS

“Nothing is more important to me than my children. I want them to grow up to be adults I can be proud of”

THE BIBLE SAYS:

“Train a boy in the way he should go; even when he grows old he will not depart from it.”Proverbs 22:6.

USEFUL FEATURES OF THE WEB SITE

The “Children” section contains illustrated Bible stories, picture activities, videos, and Bible lessons that can help you teach your children to . . .

  • be obedient

  • show kindness

  • get along with each other

  • learn to say “thank you”

(Look under BIBLE TEACHINGS > CHILDREN)

My Book of Bible Stories and Learn From the Great Teacher are beautifully illustrated books designed for you to read with your children.

(Look under PUBLICATIONS > BOOKS & BROCHURES)

 FOR TEENAGERS

“I’d like some tips for dealing with issues like school, my parents, my friends, and the opposite sex. I’m not a child anymore, so I don’t want to be lectured”

THE BIBLE SAYS:

“Let your heart be glad in the days of your youth.”Ecclesiastes 11:9.

USEFUL FEATURES OF THE WEB SITE

The “Teenagers” section has articles and videos that can help you . . .

  • if you are lonely

  • if you have problems at school

  • if you have broken a house rule

  • if you are being bullied or sexually harassed

(Look under BIBLE TEACHINGS > TEENAGERS)

Volumes 1 and 2 of Questions Young People Ask—Answers That Work tackle 77 important frequently asked questions.

(Look under PUBLICATIONS > BOOKS & BROCHURES)

 FOR THOSE WHO WANT TO LEARN ABOUT THE BIBLE

“I’d like to understand the Bible. Where can I start?”

THE BIBLE SAYS:

“All Scripture is inspired of God and beneficial for teaching.”2 Timothy 3:16.

USEFUL FEATURES OF THE WEB SITE

The New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures is an accurate and easy-to-read translation of the Bible.

(Look under PUBLICATIONS > BIBLE)

The “Bible Questions Answered” section gives pointed answers to questions ranging from “Why did God allow the Holocaust to happen?” to “When was Jesus born?”

(Look under BIBLE TEACHINGS > BIBLE QUESTIONS ANSWERED)

The “Request a Free Bible Study” page lets you take advantage of our free Bible study course.

(Click on the “Request a Bible Study” link on the home page)

“I gave up reading the Bible because I couldn’t understand it. But when I studied it using the book ‘What Does the Bible Really Teach?’ I was amazed at how simple and clear the Bible is.”—Christina.

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