Topical Studies

Why Do Jews Reject Jesus As The Messiah? Part 2

Published: September 16, 2014 (Originally published: September 13, 2014)

Commentary by Jack Kelley

I was recently asked to respond to seven reasons why Jews reject Jesus as the Messiah. These seven reasons have been featured on a Jewish “anti-missionary” website as part of their effort to discourage Jewish conversions to Christianity. In part one I responded to the first four of these reasons,


Why Do Jews Reject Jesus As The Messiah? Part 1

Published: September 13, 2014 (Originally published: September 6, 2014)

Commentary by Jack Kelley

In the last decade or so, a number of Jewish “anti-missionary” ministries have cropped up to combat the increasing conversion of Jewish people to belief in Jesus as the Messiah of Israel. They have come on the scene because in the words of one of these ministries,


What Does The Bible Say? Is Jesus God In Human Form?

Published: August 11, 2014 (Originally published: August 9, 2014)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Groups who call themselves Christian but don’t believe Jesus is God in human form often come up with questions that are designed to cause Christians who do believe in His deity to doubt themselves.  In this study we’ll answer some of these questions to better prepare ourselves for encounters of this kind.


Bread and Wine, Symbols of A Covenant

Published: July 30, 2014 (Originally published: July 30, 2014)
And Melchizedek king of Salem brought forth bread and wine: and he was the priest of the Most High God. And he blessed him, and said, Blessed be Abram of the Most High God, possessor of heaven and earth. (Genesis 14:18-19)

Proving The Bible Is The Word Of God

Published: July 23, 2014 (Originally published: July 23, 2014)
More proof.

Proving The Bible Is The Word Of God

Published: July 23, 2014 (Originally published: July 23, 2014)
More proof.

Paul’s Mystery

Published: July 16, 2014 (Originally published: July 16, 2014)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Surely you have heard about the administration of God’s grace that was given to me for you, that is, the mystery made known to me by revelation, as I have already written briefly. In reading this, then, you will be able to understand my insight into the mystery of Christ,


Last Call

Published: June 27, 2014 (Originally published: June 25, 2014)
Don't let anyone deceive you in any way, for (that day will not come) until the rebellion occurs and the man of lawlessness is revealed, the man doomed to destruction. (2 Thes. 2:3)

Savage Wolves

Published: June 22, 2014 (Originally published: June 21, 2014)

Commentary by Jack Kelley

I know that after I leave, savage wolves will come in among you and will not spare the flock.  Even from your own number men will arise and distort the truth in order to draw away disciples after them” (Acts 20:29-30).


Four Lessons From Jonah

Published: June 18, 2014 (Originally published: June 18, 2014)

Commentary by Jack Kelley

For being only four chapters long, the Book of Jonah packs quite a punch.  Jonah was called by God to take a message to Nineveh (modern Mosul in Iraq) but ran away instead. He thought he could escape on a boat bound for Tarshish,