Comparing biblical answers to man’s answers
April 27, 2012
There are questions extant that man has been unable to answer except with fantasy ideas. These include the origins of
virtually everything. Life, matter, different species, space, time, gravity and several more. Yet they are unwilling to accept that
“By whose authority do you do these things?”
April 23, 2012
Years ago, in a small southern town, there lived a medical doctor who was an alcholic. It was in the days when all small town
doctors made house calls. This doctor had to keep a chauffer because he had long...
God’s warning not to rebuild Jericho ignored
April 21, 2012
Virtually everyone has read, or heard of the destruction of Jericho back in 1451 B.C. or 2553 A.M. Joshua had been given strict instructions from God as to how to take the city. The city was...
Examining the night of Jesus betrayal
April 18, 2012
As people read tidbits of the bible, such as the episode of Jesus and his disciples in the garden when Judas Iscariot led the Roman soldiers to him, or earlier that evening as they partook of the Passover supper, etc...
Part 7 of study in the Acts of the Apostles
April 17, 2012
As mentioned in our earlier lessons concerning the book of Acts, it is unlike any other book in the bible. It is the only one which gives examples of those who were not in the newly established church as to...
Thoughts concerning the Gospel of Mark and who he was
April 16, 2012
Mark, another inspired writer who was not an apostle. Like Luke, he was with the apostles and Jesus in much of their teachings. And obviously, he received the Holy Spirit upon being baptized as Peter instructed in Acts 2:38...
Continuing an in depth study of the book of Acts: Part 6
April 5, 2012
In part 5 of this study, we learned that, following the establishment and rapid spread of the church of Jesus Christ, many of the Jews became strongly opposed to the doctrine that was being propounded by his followers. We also...
The biblical story of a mourning
April 1, 2012
After the death of Saul, Israel’s first king, David was anointed as the next king. And, David is remembered as the man “after God’s own heart” (Acts 13:22). For the most part, God...
Are Christians and were the ancient prophets fanatics?
March 30, 2012
Because many things have been done under the guise of Christianity that should not have been so, those who do not believe in the bible are quick to point out anything that appears to be extreme or even anti-Christian...
Delving deeper into the book of Acts
March 12, 2012
The study of the book of Acts is a progressive study. It is extremely important that those who desire to learn the value of this
book, should read all of the preceding lesson we have now covered. If you have...
More examining the facts found
in the book of Acts
March 9, 2012
In earlier studies in he book of the Acts of the Apostles we studied the ascension of Jesus into heaven, the Holy Spirit
descending upon and entering into the Apostles and the beginning of the Lord’s church, or...
A closer look at the book of Acts: Part 3
March 7, 2012
It is needful that the Christian students study closely and prayerfully, the book of Acts. Of course it is needful to study all
books of the bible, yet the book of Acts is unique…very unique. It is the...
Striving to understand the
details of the book of Acts
February 29, 2012
Of the 27 books contained in the New Testament, perhaps the book called the “Acts of the Apostles“, or simply “Acts”, is the most unique. It is generally agreed that the book was written by Luke...
Why do people
say the Holy Bible is God’s inspired revelation?
February 22, 2012
In answer to the title question, there are several strong reasons for accepting the Holy Bible as truly inspired of God. Perhaps the easiest answer is that the writers claim that it is. Also, there is much misunderstanding as to...
Books mentioned by
biblical writers, Inspired or not inspired?
January 13, 2012
The writers of the inspired books contained in the Holy Bible often refer to writings of others, in different ages. The question which arises is, are all of those books referred to by those writers inspired within themselves? In most...