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Messianic Prophecy In The Old Testament

Published: December 8, 2015 (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.


His Mercies Are New Every Morning

Published: November 7, 2015 (Originally published: November 7, 2015)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Because of the LORD’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. (Lamentations 3:22-23)


Rapture Mania

Published: October 28, 2015 (Originally published: October 28, 2015)
For the time will come when men will not put up with sound doctrine. Instead, to suit their own desires, they will gather around them a great number of teachers to say what their itching ears want to hear. (2 Timothy 4:3)

Behold, I Make All Things New

Published: October 25, 2015 (Originally published: October 24, 2015)

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A Question We’ve All Asked

Published: October 19, 2015 (Originally published: October 19, 2015)
The following question was emailed to our "Ask a Bible Teacher" column this week. Since it's such an important question, I'm responding in our feature article format so as to provide greater detail. This will also allow more people to see it, because it's a question we've all asked.

The Salt Of The Earth

Published: September 29, 2015 (Originally published: September 30, 2015)
A simple line at Mark 9:50 says so much-- have salt in yourselves.

A Kingdom Or A Family Of Kings?

Published: August 19, 2015 (Originally published: August 19, 2015)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

After Jesus and his disciples arrived in Capernaum, the collectors of the two-drachma tax came to Peter and asked, “Doesn’t your teacher pay the temple tax?”

“Yes, he does,” he replied.

When Peter came into the house,


The Beatitudes, Blessed Are We

Published: August 5, 2015 (Originally published: August 5, 2015)
Once in a while I'm asked to do a study on a specific portion of Scripture. While we're waiting for the other shoe to drop in the Middle East, I'd like to respond to one I received recently concerning a portion of the Sermon on the Mount commonly called "The Beatitudes".

The 144,000 of Rev 7 and 14

Published: June 25, 2015 (Originally published: June 24, 2015)
... Same or different?

The Parable of the Tenants

Published: June 17, 2015 (Originally published: June 17, 2015)
Therefore go and make disciples of all nations ... -Matt. 28:18