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Invite God's Spirit to Teach You

March 31, 2021

Illumination means that since you and I have a book—a God-book and a human book, written by men who were expressing their thoughts and while doing this they were writing down the Word of God—only the Spirit of God can teach it to us.

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Why Study Genesis?

March 31, 2021

Genesis is the “seed plot” of the Bible. Here we find the beginning, the source, the birth of everything. The book of Genesis is just like the bud of a beautiful rose, and it opens out into the rest of the Bible.

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Why Do You Want to Go to Heaven?

February 26, 2021

Ask yourself, Why do I want to go to heaven? As you ponder that question, think of your relationship with Jesus Christ. If you want to be with Him in heaven, begin your relationship here and now.

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Why Study the Bible?

February 26, 2021

“There are certain guidelines each of us should follow relative to the Word of God. I guarantee that if you will follow these guidelines, blessing will come to your heart and life. Here are seven very simple, yet basic, preliminary steps that will guide you in the study of God’s Word.” -Dr. J. Vernon McGee

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A Time to Grieve, A Time to Dance

January 28, 2021

Ecclesiastes 3 illustrates the circles of life, describing different seasons—a time to cry, a time to laugh, a time to grieve, a time to dance. Today, I want to talk to those who are grieving.

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Why Study Revelation?

December 29, 2020

“My friend, the book of the Revelation tells me how this world scene is going to end. When I turn there, I find it’s going to work out all right." -Dr. J. Vernon McGee

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Why Study Malachi?

December 09, 2020

Malachi brings down the curtain on the Old Testament. He’s the last in a long line of prophets who foretold with increasing tempo the coming of the Messiah. He was sort of a radio announcer for the Lord. Imagine him saying, “The next voice you hear will be John the Baptist 400 years from now.”

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The Bigger Story Before the Christmas Story

November 30, 2020

Invite your family around the table, or around the tree, and read the Christmas story together this year. The story is old, but the promise of a Savior is a gift waiting to be unwrapped by anyone with faith to receive it.

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A Parable Snapshot on Prayer

November 02, 2020

Do you think God hears you when you pray? Jesus paints four pictures that illustrate what goes on on the other side of prayer. Explore God’s father-kind of love with Dr. J. Vernon McGee.

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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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