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The Branch

Published: February 17, 2020 (Originally published: August 6, 2014)
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 Gospel in Joshua… The Story of Rahab

Published: January 29, 2020 (Originally published: July 2, 2003)
It's not what you know but who you know that matters.

What’s Contained In The Old Is Explained In The New

Published: January 20, 2020 (Originally published: January 28, 2015)
A bullet proof case for the importance of prophecy.

A Shepherd’s Story

Published: December 30, 2019 (Originally published: December 25, 2015)
In the same region there were some shepherds staying out in the fields and keeping watch over their flock by night. And an angel of the Lord suddenly stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them; and they were terribly frightened.

Mary’s Christmas Story… Part 2

Published: December 13, 2019 (Originally published: December 21, 2003)
The angel said to me, "Do not be afraid, Mary, you have found favor with God. You will be with child and give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus. He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give him the throne of his father David, and he will reign over the house of Jacob forever; his kingdom will never end." Luke 1:30-33

Mary’s Christmas Story… Part 1

Published: December 12, 2019 (Originally published: December 12, 2015)
The angel said to me, "Do not be afraid, Mary, you have found favor with God. You will be with child and give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus. He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give him the throne of his father David, and he will reign over the house of Jacob forever; his kingdom will never end." Luke 1:30-33

The Feast of Hanukkah … History And Prophecy

Published: December 11, 2019 (Originally published: December 17, 2014)
He will be succeeded by a contemptible person who has not been given the honor of royalty. He will invade the kingdom when its people feel secure, and he will seize it through intrigue. (Daniel 11:21)

The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy

Published: December 10, 2019 (Originally published: December 10, 2014)
For unto us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on His shoulders... --Isaiah 9:6

Messianic Prophecy In The Old Testament

Published: December 4, 2019 (Originally published: December 9, 2015)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

In the time after their sin and expulsion from the Garden Adam and Eve must have felt incredible despair. They had experienced life both before and after the curse, the only ones to do so, and had first-hand knowledge of the difference.


God’s Blessing Game

Published: November 27, 2019 (Originally published: November 21, 2015)
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.