Spiritual Life

The Seven “I AM” Statements In John

Published: October 20, 2021 (Originally published: January 23, 2016)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

In part 1, The Seven Miracles In John, I showed how John selected these seven miracles specifically for their ability to help us believe that Jesus is who He claimed to be, and that by believing we might have eternal life.


The Seven Miracles In John

Published: October 20, 2021 (Originally published: December 30, 2015)
Mining hidden treasures in the Gospel to the Church.

Are You Average Or Normal?

Published: August 30, 2021 (Originally published: May 31, 2008)

Commentary by Jack Kelley

Tired of just being average? Discover how to become normal instead. Among all of mankind, only Christians have the potential to become normal, because by one sacrifice He has made perfect forever those who are being made holy.


Responding To Grace

Published: August 25, 2021 (Originally published: August 8, 2015)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

In part one of this study we discussed five things the Bible says about the way God sees us now that we are born again. We’ll review these briefly and then see what the Bible says about how we should respond.


5 Things You Should Know About How God Sees You

Published: August 23, 2021 (Originally published: August 1, 2015)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

I’m convinced most Christians don’t have a very good understanding of how God sees us. I’m not surprised about this because it’s really hard for us to comprehend. God sees us so differently from the way we see ourselves and the way others see us,


What Does “Believe in Your Heart” Really Mean?

Published: August 11, 2021 (Originally published: February 11, 2015)
Confessing your sins is not enough to get you saved.

The Prayers of a Righteous Person

Published: August 2, 2021 (Originally published: July 2, 2003)
The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective. James 5:16

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

Published: July 19, 2021 (Originally published: July 2, 2003)
Some of the Bible's greatest heroes experienced huge failures.

Receive The Holy Spirit

Published: June 30, 2021 (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.


Lord, Teach Us To Pray

Published: February 3, 2021 (Originally published: September 1, 2007)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

A guest speaker came to our church with an interesting insight on the Lord’s Prayer. Taking line by line, he showed us how to turn it from something we know by heart and can recite without thinking into an impassioned personal discussion with the Lord that can last as long as we want.