Topical Studies

Be Perfect, As Your Heavenly Father Is Perfect

Published: October 3, 2022 (Originally published: July 12, 2014)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Matt. 5:21-48 is a part of the Sermon on the mount that has always bothered me. It’s not what Jesus taught that’s a problem for me, but how it has been perceived.


Saved From The Worst But Kept From The Best?

Published: October 3, 2022 (Originally published: August 2, 2008)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Some time ago I received several questions concerning a book recently published by a well known Christian author. The questions so concerned me that I bought the book to have a look for myself. (I’m not going to mention the name of the book or the author to avoid giving either any unintended publicity.)


Does God Call Everyone?

Published: September 28, 2022 (Originally published: September 22, 2012)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

I’ve received several variations of the question in the title of this study, so I assume it’s on the minds of many more. Here’s a representative question and my response.


The Day Of Atonement (Yom Kippur)

Published: September 26, 2022 (Originally published: September 23, 2015)
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 21, 2022 (Originally published: September 16, 2015)

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 19, 2022 (Originally published: June 30, 2003)
For about 1400 years we've celebrated the Lord's birth on Dec. 25. Are we wrong?

The Sower And The Seed

Published: August 31, 2022 (Originally published: April 23, 2016)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Every time I post a study on the completed work of the Lord who took away all the sins of the world, and how all that’s left for us to do is believe, I get a number of questions from people. These questions are always about others who don’t seem to have been changed at all by their salvation experience.


Seek Ye First His Kingdom

Published: August 29, 2022 (Originally published: October 24, 2004)
The Lord wanted His people to trust in Him for their security, not in their material possessions. Had man permanently adopted these laws as his own, there would be very little poverty in the world today, and almost no war or oppression...

He Who Has Ears, Let Him Hear

Published: July 18, 2022 (Originally published: February 26, 2014)
Understanding what God requires.

The Widow And The Oil

Published: July 13, 2022 (Originally published: July 13, 2013)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

In Matt. 6:31-33 Jesus said if we seek His kingdom and His righteousness, God will supply all our needs. Here’s a beautiful story from the Old Testament to show this wasn’t a new idea when Jesus spoke it, but was documented in their history.