5 Recommended Spiritual Growth Apps for Believers
Top Five Recommended Spiritual Growth Apps for Christians by Benjamin Innocent Okocha
The world today is digital and upwardly mobile. This means that we are inclined to technological advancements and as believers, we are not left out. Today, there are many mobile and desktop applications available that can support our spiritual journey and help us remain spiritually-inspired. I love the idea of using technology to help me on my way to enlightenment. To help me live mindfully, and at ease. I was fed up with how such an important item in my life had little spiritual value. I decided to transform my phone and share with you, my top 5 apps to enhance your spiritual journey.
There is no reason why we cannot use technology to our advantage and incorporate it into our spiritual journey as Christians. So many of us carry our phones around with us all day every day. If you are anything like me, you might feel a little lost without your phone. It definitely takes me a few minutes of adjusting if I leave my phone behind. A few Spiritual Growth Apps you might want to consider are :
Enjoy hundreds of versions of the Bible, including audio, bookmarks, notes and reading plans. YouVersion is an online and mobile bible platform published for Android,Ios and many other operating systems; it also supports a variety of other platforms. In 2020, according to YouVersion, its Bible App features 2,062 Bible versions in 1,372 languages, audio Bibles for popular versions, offline capabilities, as well as over 800 Bible Plans on specific topics, portions of the Bible, the entire Bible, and devotionals.
iDiscipleiDisciple is a wonderful app for messages, devotions, music, videos, and more. iDisciple is great for people who like to scroll through social media like Facebook and interact with the videos or articles that pop up in their feed. With iDisciple, you can:
- Read devotionals
- Watch messages
- Listen to Christian music
- Watch Christian videos
- Follow Bible reading plans
- Search for content from favorite speakers or authors
Our Daily Bread
You might recognize the name Our Daily Bread from those tiny booklets available in our connection center. Just like the paper version, the Our Daily Bread app has a quick daily devotional thought for you and a passage of scripture to reflect on, only this one lives on your phone and is available in multiple languages.
Christian Mingle is the world's largest dating site for Christians and also has a downloadable app. With a wide variety of users, you're likely to find someone you can connect with. If you're looking for love, Christian Mingle may be the next app you want to download. you can also connect with other lovely christians.
If you're looking for an app that can help you memorize your favorite passages, check out Bible Memory. This app allows you to add verses and whole sections when you're trying to really absorb scripture. The app is easy to navigate, and uses an effective method for memorization by slowly removing words from the verses you're memorizing until you're able to type it all from memory. The free version of the app uses the King James Version, but you can elect to purchase nearly any popular translation, along with translations of individual verses.
These are just some of the apps we recommend, but there are so many Christian apps for you to check out. Which of them do you use? Kindly share with us in the comments. You may also download the ones that interest you and give them a try.