Good News Baptist Church

External resources

Websites are proliferating faster than anyone can keep up with them.  The websites listed below are sites we frequently visit or recommend.  Inclusion in this list does not imply full endorsement of the website author(s) or everything included on their website.

Abiding Radio

Sacred music radio streaming, available 24/7 in a variety of formats.
Why we like it? No advertising interruptions, many beautiful songs

Bible Hub and Blue Letter Bible

Online Bible study programmes with searchable Bible text, commentaries, charts, maps and more.
Why we like them? Gives anyone the opportunity to do in-depth Bible study without spending a fortune on resources

For a comparison of features and some instructions on how to use these two websites and several others, see this user review.

Bible Project

Youtube channel with 5-8 minute videos on each book of the Bible (some yet to come), explaining structure and theme for each book.
Why we like it? Accurate, concise, big picture, understandable, fantastic for visual learners

Challies Blog

Pastor’s blog including well-discerned book reviews, articles on current events and regular links to other good resources.
Why we like it? Helpful, includes links to random interesting news items and good free downloads


Christian bookstore in Hawkes Bay with free resources and an outstanding selection of books with free shipping.
Why we like it? New Zealand store selling Bible products we can highly recommend

Plugged In

A Focus on the Family publication providing reviews of new (and old) movies evaluated from a Christian worldview. Colossians 2:8: “See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the basic principles of this world rather than on Christ.”
Why we like it? Provides fantastic information to enable wise decisions in regards to family entertainment