Spiritual Life

Romans: The Gospel According To Paul … Part 2

Published: July 8, 2020 (Originally published: January 13, 2007)
Romans 2:1- 3:20

Paul continues his view of the world’s spiritual condition. Remember, he’s not writing about believers here. His intent in this introductory survey is to show that everyone needs the Gospel, whether Jew or Gentile. But I’m going to treat some of this as if it applies to us as well,


Romans: The Gospel According To Paul … Part 1

Published: July 8, 2020 (Originally published: January 6, 2007)
Romans 1
The Rapture is getting closer by the day. The Church's days on Earth are clearly numbered and whether we're taken up this year or not it's certainly not too soon to prepare. With that in mind we'll begin a study of Paul's Letter to the Romans, the Gospel according to Paul.

Success Is Not In Never Falling, But In Always Rising Again

Published: July 6, 2020 (Originally published: July 2, 2003)
Some of the Bible's greatest heroes experienced huge failures.

Bread and Wine, Symbols of A Covenant

Published: June 29, 2020 (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)

Are We Religious or Spiritual?

Published: June 24, 2020 (Originally published: March 17, 2012)
Religion is sinful man's vain attempt to cover himself before a Holy God. What is God's way?

The Sower And The Seed

Published: June 8, 2020 (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.


Receive The Holy Spirit

Published: May 20, 2020 (Originally published: March 27, 2010)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

I’ve gotten a raft of comments on my comparison of John 20:22 with Acts 2:1-4 in my answer to a recent question. Some were more diplomatic than others in suggesting my understanding of these verses leaves something to be desired.


The Prayers of a Righteous Person

Published: March 4, 2020 (Originally published: July 2, 2003)
The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective. James 5:16

If You Are Faithful to Confess

Published: March 2, 2020 (Originally published: January 15, 2014)
"If we claim to be without sin, we deceive ourselves and the truth is not in us." (1 John 1:8)

Good Morning, Lord. A Commentary On Psalm 19

Published: February 26, 2020 (Originally published: July 23, 2016)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

Psalm 19 is one of the best daily prayers I’ve ever found. Commit it to memory and use it in your prayers each morning. Just like your daily bath or shower makes you physically clean, praying Psalm 19 makes you spiritually clean.