Topical Studies

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.

Want To vs. Have To: Discovering the Joy of Giving

Published: November 25, 2019 (Originally published: October 8, 2014)
We don't give because He needs our money, but because we need His blessing.

From This Day On I Will Bless You

Published: November 20, 2019 (Originally published: September 27, 2008)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Seek His Kingdom

On the twenty-fourth day of the ninth month, in the second year of Darius, the word of the LORD came to the prophet Haggai: “This is what the LORD Almighty says: ‘Ask the priests what the law says: If a person carries consecrated meat in the fold of his garment,


And All These Things Will Be Given To You As Well

Published: November 4, 2019 (Originally published: September 25, 2010)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

When times are uncertain, there’s a lot of talk about what we should be doing to protect ourselves. The internet is rich with advice. Some is competent and some is not, but almost all of it involves applying the ways of this world.


Spare The Rod And Spoil The Child?

Published: October 30, 2019 (Originally published: April 10, 2008)

This popular verse cannot be found in the Bible because it’s neither a Bible verse nor a Biblical principle.  It’s like that other non-Biblical verse, “The Lord helps those who help themselves” in that it’s quoted by people who know little or nothing about the Bible to elevate certain kinds of behavior from mere human tradition to spiritual truth.


What Did Jesus Do In Hell?

Published: October 28, 2019 (Originally published: September 1, 2012)

Commentary by Jack Kelley

“I believe in God the Father Almighty Creator of Heaven and Earth and in Jesus Christ, his Son, our Lord; Who was conceived by the Holy Ghost, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, dead, and buried; He descended into hell;


The Year of Jubilee

Published: October 23, 2019 (Originally published: July 2, 2003)
An incredible law of God that is never kept.

The Feast Of Tabernacles: Feast of Booths: Sukkot

Published: October 21, 2019 (Originally published: September 26, 2015)

Be sure to set aside a tenth of all that your fields produce each year.  Eat the tithe of your grain, new wine and olive oil, and the firstborn of your herds and flocks in the presence of the Lord your God at the place he will choose as a dwelling for his Name, 


The Feast of Tabernacles

Published: October 16, 2019 (Originally published: July 2, 2003)
If anyone is thirsty let him come to me and drink. -John 7:37

The Day Of Atonement (Yom Kippur)

Published: October 14, 2019 (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