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Why Study Jude?

September 23, 2020

“Jude hangs out a red lantern on the most dangerous curve along the highway the church of Christ is traveling. Jude describes in vivid terms and with awe-inspiring language the frightful conditions that are coming in the future for the church.” –J. Vernon McGee

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Why Study Nahum & Habakkuk?

August 19, 2020

Nahum reminds us of God’s active hand, working even in the darkest times to bring justice and hope throughout the world. Habakkuk assures us God always has a plan to deal with evil and always works out justice … eventually.

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God Loves You So Much …

July 31, 2020

The words of John 3:16—arguably the most well-known verse in the Bible—are simple. In fact, most of the words you read in the Gospel of John are so simple a child can read them, but they are also so profound that I wonder if any one of us really knows what they mean.

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Why Study Micah?

July 14, 2020

How do you please God? The Old Testament prophet Micah answers that question—while raging conflict ravaged the nation and God’s people. This 6th minor prophet has a major lesson to deliver to Israel (and perhaps to us today!).

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How Can I Be Close to God?

June 29, 2020

John tells us we can have fellowship with God! One of the most glorious prospects before us today is that we can have fellowship with the Father, with the Son, and with one another.

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Where Are You Going, Jonah?

May 29, 2020 man running next to giant wave

The book of Jonah speaks to the most wicked, brutal people who have ever lived on this earth. Yet God saved them. And if God will save them, He will save anyone who turns to Him.

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Why Study 1, 2 & 3 John?

May 29, 2020 1-3 John headline

If you belong to the family of God, then the letters from John were written for you. Believing on the Lord Jesus Christ brings us into God’s family and into the fellowship of the Father’s house.

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Only in Christ Jesus

April 02, 2020 April 2020 McGee article

How can man stand before God? We can’t. But in Jesus Christ, because of His grace, we stand. Dr. McGee highlights our great salvation in Christ Jesus in his study, “One Hour in Romans.” Let this excerpt stir gratitude in you for the grace in which we stand because of the cross of Jesus Christ.

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Why Study 1 & 2 Peter?

March 16, 2020 1 & 2 Peter headline

Peter doesn't give us his theory of suffering. He speaks to us out of his own tremendous experience, and it will become very wonderful to us as it becomes our experience.

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Why Study James?

February 12, 2020 James headline

The focus of James is: “What does faith look like?” James deals with the ethics of Christianity, not doctrine. He’s about shoe-leather.

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Why Study Hebrews?

November 22, 2019 Hebrews headline

When the first readers of the letter to the Hebrews received it, they were leading desperate lives. They had turned to Jesus and were suffering for it. So the writer of Hebrews was building a bridge back to Jesus--a bridge over troubled, terrible, threatening waters.

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Why? When We Question God

September 26, 2019 McGee feature Oct 2019

“Why?” Many people wonder why God does not move in and do something about the evil in the world. This question is basic to all questions today. If it is not your question, it certainly is mine.

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Why Study Titus & Philemon?

September 26, 2019 Titus & Philemon headline

Two letters. Two messages. “This is how to lead a church.” “This is what forgiveness looks like.” Life in the first century dealt with the same issues we do today. Learn how the apostle Paul, through the influence of the Holy Spirit, directed Titus and Philemon in practical issues of faith.

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How Does the Spirit of God Teach Us?

August 27, 2019 praying hands

Only the Spirit of God can teach the Bible to us. We can get Bible facts on our own, but the Spirit of God must open our minds and hearts if we are to understand the spiritual truth that is there.

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Why Study 1 & 2 Timothy?

July 29, 2019 Timothy headline

When you know your time is short, what do you tell those who you lead? The Apostle Paul knew his time on earth would soon be up, so he wrote to his young protégé, Timothy, about how to continue on without him—about how to grow a healthy and strong local assembly of believers organized for a common purpose: The glory of God.

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