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Christmas … the Rest of the Story

Published: December 8, 2017
For You created my inmost being, You knit me together in my mother's womb ... all the days ordained for me were written in Your Book before one of them came to be. --Psalm 139:13,16

The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy

Published: December 7, 2017
For unto us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on His shoulders... --Isaiah 9:6

The Christmas Story … Part 2 (Conclusion)

Published: December 6, 2017
On the eighth day, when it was time to circumcise him, he was named Jesus, the name the angel had given him before he had been conceived. Luke 2:21

The Christmas Story … Part 1

Published: December 5, 2017
For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Of the increase of his government and peace there will be no end. Isaiah 9:6

Grounded In Reason … The Four Factors Of Faith

Published: December 4, 2017
If you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mulberry tree, 'Be uprooted and planted in the sea,' and it will obey you.
Luke 17:6

Who Are We, Anyway?

Published: November 29, 2017
As we begin another Christmas season, let's review exactly what the Lord's arrival on Earth has done for us. It'll help us remember the reason for the season and rekindle our joy in the midst of all the hustle and bustle.

The God Without … A Thanksgiving Message

Published: November 27, 2017
Shout for joy to the LORD, all the earth. Worship the LORD with gladness; come before him with joyful songs. Know that the LORD is God. It is he who made us, and we are his; we are his people, the sheep of his pasture. Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name. For the LORD is good and his love endures forever; his faithfulness continues through all generations. (Psalm 100)

Want To vs. Have To: Discovering the Joy of Giving

Published: November 22, 2017
We don't give because He needs our money, but because we need His blessing.

God’s Blessing Game

Published: November 20, 2017
When the Pilgrims had experienced their first successful harvest in the New World, they decided to give thanks for the Lord's provision, even though half of them had died in the year since their arrival. Inviting the neighboring natives to join them, they held a three-day celebration patterned after their knowledge of the Feast of Tabernacles.

From This Day On I Will Bless You

Published: November 15, 2017

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Seek His Kingdom

On the twenty-fourth day of the ninth month, in the second year of Darius, the word of the LORD came to the prophet Haggai: “This is what the LORD Almighty says: ‘Ask the priests what the law says: If a person carries consecrated meat in the fold of his garment,


Believe In Your Heart

Published: November 13, 2017
If you confess with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. -Romans 10:9

Where, O Death is Your Victory?

Published: November 8, 2017
The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. -1 Cor 15:56,57

The Origin and Destiny of the Gentile Church

Published: November 6, 2017
I do not want you to be ignorant of this mystery, brothers, so that you may not be conceited: Israel has experienced a hardening in part until the full number of the Gentiles has come in... for God's gifts and his call are irrevocable. (Romans 11:25,29)

The Hidden Doctrine Of The Rapture

Published: November 1, 2017

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Over time I’ve received several questions along the line of the following one. “Why do you think that such an important occurrence as the rapture is spoken of so few times and why is it so “hidden” in scripture?”


Isaac And Ishmael, Then And Now

Published: October 30, 2017
Abraham was 75 years old when God called him, about 80 when God promised him a son, 86 when Ishmael was born (Gen. 16:16) and 100 at the time of Isaac's birth. (Gen. 21:5) This made Ishmael 14 years older than Isaac, and about 16 or 17 when Isaac was weaned.

The Branch

Published: October 25, 2017
There are four passages in the Old Testament that speak of a coming Messiah by referring to Him as "The Branch" but they all portray Him in a different way. Each one previews one of the Gospels.

The Seven “I AM” Statements In John

Published: October 23, 2017

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

In part 1, The Seven Miracles In John, I showed how John selected these seven miracles specifically for their ability to help us believe that Jesus is who He claimed to be, and that by believing we might have eternal life.


The Seven Miracles In John

Published: October 18, 2017
Mining hidden treasures in the Gospel to the Church.

Why Do We Need Four Gospels?

Published: October 16, 2017
Why couldn't Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John have gotten together and agreed on just one gospel?

The Feast of Tabernacles

Published: October 11, 2017
If anyone is thirsty let him come to me and drink. -John 7:37

The Feast Of Tabernacles … Feast of Booths … Sukkot

Published: October 9, 2017

Be sure to set aside a tenth of all that your fields produce each year.  Eat the tithe of your grain, new wine and olive oil, and the firstborn of your herds and flocks in the presence of the Lord your God at the place he will choose as a dwelling for his Name, 


I Am The Lord Who Heals You, Part 2: Healing By The Numbers

Published: October 4, 2017
I am the Lord, Who heals you, Ex 15:26

The Day Of Atonement (Yom Kippur)

Published: October 2, 2017
Then have the trumpet sounded everywhere on the tenth day of the seventh month; on the Day of Atonement sound the trumpet throughout your land. -Lev. 25:9

The Fall Feasts Of Israel

Published: September 27, 2017

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

The fall is arguably the most important time of the year in Judaism. Three of Israel’s holiest days are celebrated then, and all in the space of 3 weeks. They are  Yom Teruah, also called the Feast of Trumpets, followed 10 days later by Yom Kippur,


Happy Birthday Lord Jesus

Published: September 25, 2017
For about 1400 years we've celebrated the Lord's birth on Dec. 25. Are we wrong?