Bible Study:

There are a number of good Bible study sites: they each have strong points.
Here are a few you might like to look at: has a wide range of helps, and is the only site we’ve found that has the 1977 version of the NASB (the Bible Ed usually preaches from) has an large number of translations, and has easy to see Greek and Hebrew. allows several translations in parallel columns and has lots of helpful pop-ups. lets you turn off the footnotes, etc, for easy copy and pasting of scripture. is very customizable – signing up for account allows you to keep your notes online. has an excellent selection of maps and tools, easy to use word study nice search tool; use IE or Chrome to access (has problems with Firefox, Safari)

Purchasing Christian Books:

Christian Book Distributors – (large selection, discount prices)

LifeWay stores (one in Sarasota) and online (excellent source for a wide variety of Christian books and materials)

and, of course, may have what you’re looking for at a reduced price, although descriptions may not be as accurate.

Contacting Legislators:

These legislators are for our area (Holmes Beach, FL) and are current as of March 2019.

State RepresentativeWill Robinson717 Manatee Ave W, Suite 100
Bradenton, FL 34205
State SenatorBill Galvano1023 Manatee Ave W, Suite 201
Bradenton, FL 34205
U.S. RepresentativeVern Buchanan1051 Manatee Ave W, Suite 305
Bradenton, FL 34205
941-747-9081email through his website:
U.S. SenatorRick Scott716 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
U.S. SenatorMarco Rubio284 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
202-224-3041Email through his website: