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The Parable of the Tenants

Published: January 31, 2018
Therefore go and make disciples of all nations ... -Matt. 28:18

The Parable of the Workers in the Vineyard

Published: January 29, 2018
So the last will be first, and the first will be last. Matt 20:16

God’s Plan In A Nutshell

Published: January 24, 2018

Perspective by Jack Kelley

You were the model of perfection, full of wisdom and perfect in beauty. You were blameless in your ways until wickedness was found in you (Ezekiel 28:12,15).


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

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

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.

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?

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

Cognitive Dissonance

Published: June 5, 2017

Commentary by Jack Kelley

“Son of man, these men have set up idols in their hearts and put wicked stumbling blocks before their faces. Should I let them inquire of me at all? (Ezekiel 14:3)

The dictionary defines cognitive dissonance as an anxiety that results from simultaneously holding contradictory or otherwise incompatible attitudes or beliefs.


Revelation 1

Published: May 13, 2017

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Prologue

The revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave him to show his servants what must soon take place. He made it known by sending his angel to his servant John, who testifies to everything he saw – that is the word of God and to the testimony of Jesus Christ. 


Spiritual Gifts: Part 3. God’s Gifts And His Call Are Irrevocable

Published: May 10, 2017
The gifts and the call are irrevocable.

Spiritual Gifts: Part 2. Some Personal Experiences

Published: May 6, 2017
A few of my own experiences.

Spiritual Gifts: Part 1. To Each One, Just as He Determines

Published: May 3, 2017
A case for the gifts in the church today.

Between First Fruits and Pentecost

Published: April 19, 2017

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

For some time now, I’ve been puzzled about the time between the resurrection and the ascension—wondering why the Lord lingered during those 40 days.  It certainly wasn’t to complete His mission.  By all accounts, He had already accomplished everything He came to do.


Moses, Jesus, and the Rapture of the Church

Published: March 22, 2017
The Law is only a Shadow of the Good Things that are Coming. A model of the Rapture in Exodus.

And the Walls Came Tumblin’ Down

Published: March 15, 2017
This battle was a Spiritual one. Joshua and the army of Israel were only along for the ride.

What Is Sin?

Published: December 12, 2016

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Judging from the feedback I’ve received lately, some of us don’t know what sin is. The word comes from an old English archery term meaning “to miss the mark.” Jesus gave us the mark in Matt. 5:48 “Be perfect,


Life In The Garden

Published: December 12, 2016

A Featured Article by Jack Kelley

There was such peace and harmony in The Garden. Every need was met, every desire of the heart fulfilled. Scholars speculate on the length of time Adam and Eve enjoyed Life in the Garden, but no one really knows. I believe it was long enough to give them a very clear perspective on the differences they experienced after the fall.


Life’s Most Important Choices

Published: November 6, 2016

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Recently I’ve been asked about witnessing to “unsaved believers” as one writer called them. I usually refer to them as Christians-in-name-only. They call themselves Christians and do some things that make them appear to be Christians. They go to Church, make regular contributions,


The Table of Nations

Published: October 27, 2016
70 grandsons of Noah became the heads of all the nations of the world. Knowing who they are will greatly improve your understanding of current events.

The Rich Man And Lazarus

Published: October 26, 2016
For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life and only a few find it.

Believe In The One He Has Sent

Published: October 22, 2016
There's a lot of talk these days about degrees of good and evil, and some of it has even evolved into a re-thinking of our traditional view of the eternal state of unbelievers.

Confirming The Sequence Of End Times Events

Published: September 27, 2016

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

He replied, “When evening comes, you say, ‘It will be fair weather, for the sky is red,’ and in the morning, ‘Today it will be stormy, for the sky is red and overcast.’ You know how to interpret the appearance of the sky,