A fresh look at the nature of Christ through the lens of Old Testament scripture and Jewish tradition.
Scripture: John 7:37, Leviticus 23:39-40, Isaiah 12:1-3
The tragic death of any celebrity offers every parent the opportunity to talk to your kids about drugs. Her death is on every television, magazine, and Web site in the country. When something is this widespread, it creates a nice big opportunity for you to address the issue of drugs. You might hear from your kid, as many parents do these days, this idea that smoking weed is...
Author: Kevin Leman
Churches have different strong suits. Each individual fellowship can refocus to prioritize reaching its community for Christ.
Amazing insights into the context of Jesus famed declaration will revolutionize how He revealed His identity and how we should shine His light in a dark world. Caesarea Philippi was probably the last place anyone would have expected a godly rabbi to take his disciples. We must not attack, blend in or withdraw. Instead, we reveal Jesus through our lives.
Speaker: Jeff Jones
Scripture: Matthew 16:13-17
Jesus is revealed in countless portraits in the Old Testament: the Lamb of God, the Rock, the Bread of Life, the Bridegroom and other pictures which are first foreshadowed in Israel's history.
Type: Bible Study
I opened up the paper on Sunday morning and found it telling me that science may well show us that "dogs are people too" and should possibly be given the same dignity in society and the courts as us humans. Be patient with me: this is not an animal activist telling us that animals have feelings too, so you should treat them with as much respect as your human neighbor. No,...
Author: John Starke
One of the great dangers of faithfully observing Sabbath is legalism. What about pastors, nurses, doctors, police officers, and others who must work on Sundays? Jesus observed Sabbath but he also healed the sick and preached sermons on that day. What might be work for you may be different for someone else. Some people will have to choose another day besides Saturday or Sun-...
Author: Peter Scazzero
Matthew writes of the incarnation of the King, His geneology and His birth. Joseph's realization of Mary's pregnancy is uncovered, and his revelation from God is recorded. The angel assures Joseph that this is God at work and Joseph responds in faith.
Speaker: Stanley Toussaint
Scripture: Matthew 1:18-25
Topic: The Birth of Christ
A two-hour seminar on the life of Jesus: biblical and historical descriptions of Jesus, His pre-incarnate work, His earthly ministry and His role in the end times.
Scripture: Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, Hebrews
We learn much about deep faith when we examine the temptation of Christ. Deep faith begins when we stop trying to prove who we are and by what we do and we remember who God already declares us to be. Deep faith occurs when we stop looking to others to prove our worth and remember that our worth is established in God. Deep faith declares that our struggles don't get to take...
Speaker: Ryan Kramer
Scripture: Matthew 4:1-7, 1 John 3:1
Topic: Humanity of Christ