Category Archives: Bible Study

Bible Overview (Book Review)

Years ago I remember hearing Bible teacher R.C. Sproul respond to one of his fans.  The man said he was so thankful for Sproul’s teacher because he made the Bible “come alive” for his students.  Nothing too unusual there.  Gifted … Continue reading

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Lost Women of the Bible (Book Review)

A while back one of our sister churches donated a bunch of books from their library to my church.  They just had too many donated duplicates.  Many of them I was familiar with, and some I had read before.  But … Continue reading

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Studying the Book of Romans (Book Reviews)

Every year I have the opportunity to lead two Bible studies for folks in my church (one for men, another for women).  Our last topic was the biblical book of Romans: the apostle Paul’s letter to the church in Rome.  … Continue reading

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Ancient Christian Devotional – A (Book Review)

Quick.  When was the last time you heard or read anything written by someone from the early church?  I’m not talking about the New Testament.  Something from the post-apostolic era up to about A.D. 600.  Most people are almost totally … Continue reading

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The Bible and Its Influence (Book Review)

When it comes to teaching the Bible, you can’t please everyone.  And when it comes to teaching the Bible as an academic course in public schools, you really can’t please everyone.  But the Bible Literacy Project did an outstanding job … Continue reading

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The Lord of Life Returns (John 20:1-29)

This is a Bible study on the passage in the gospel of John where Jesus is resurrected. To understand this post, you should stop and read John 20:1-29 before moving on. What evidence, if any, does John offer in chapter … Continue reading

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The Meaning of Marriage (Book Review)

Wow. The western world is undergoing immense societal change in the last 5-10 years. With the light-speed shift in cultural attitudes regarding homosexuality and same-sex marriage, very few of us are indifferent to what’s going on. Traditionalists see the sky … Continue reading

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