Jabez- Conceived In Pain Delivered In Victory

Who was Jabez? He is only mentioned 3 times in the Bible. The first is in 1 Chronicles 2:55 where Jabez is the name of a town: “And the clans of scribes who lived at Jabez…” This town in Judah was apparently located near Bethlehem. Then Jabez is mentioned again in 1 Chronicles 4:9-10: “Jabez…

Bible Translations

Translating the Scriptures is not a simple task. Often, there is not a single word in English that means exactly what a word means in Greek or Hebrew. Words have a range of meanings, and the range of meanings can be much different from one language to another. This requires a degree of interpretation on…

Clouds Without Water

A Biblical Critique of the Word of Faith Movement(more commonly known as the Health and Wealth or Prosperity Gospel). In this post, I will be exposing the false teachers that are plastered all over the “Christian Television” today. “Now I beseech you, brethren, mark them which cause divisions and offenses contrary to the doctrine which…

The Downward Spiral of Moral Compromise

And she said, “The Philistines are upon you, Samson!” So he awoke from his sleep, and said, “I will go out as before, at other times, and shake myself free!” But he did not know that the LORD had departed from him. —Judges 16:20 Talk about sleeping with the enemy. Samson was comfortable enough with…

How To Be Led By The Spirit Of God

The Lamp Of The Lord: Romans 8:14 Romans 8:16 Proverbs 20:27 Man: An Eternal Spirit: Genesis 1:26-27 John 4:24 1 Thess 5:23 Phil 1:23-24 2 Corinth 4:16 John 3:3-4 1 Peter 3:4 2 Corinth 5:17 Spirit-Conscious: 1 Thess 5:23 Difference Between Spirit And Soul: Heb 4:12 1 Corinth 14:14 John 7:37-39 1 Corinth 14:13 The…

Jesus Christ Is In Every Book of the Bible

In Genesis, Jesus is the seed of the Woman. In Exodus, He is the Passover Lamb. In Leviticus, He is the Priest, the Altar and the Lamb of Sacrifice. In Numbers, He is the pillar of cloud by day, and the pillar of fire by night. In Deuteronomy, Jesus is the Prophet like Moses. In…

Walking In The Power Of God

Eph 6:12 We do not fight a battle between flesh and blood, but against powers of darkness in this world. Problems and stress are not the real enemy satan is. Everything that occures in the physical, visible world is directly connected to the battle being waged in the invisible spirital world. The greatest piece of…

Prayers For Bible Study

When we open our Bibles to read, we’re never alone. The Holy Spirit hovers over and in the words of God, ready to stir our hearts, illumine our minds, and redirect our lives, all for the glory of Christ (John 16:14). The Spirit is the X factor in Bible reading, making an otherwise ordinary routine…

Abolishing Death: The Ultimate Triumph

Turn in the your Bibles to 1 Corinthians chapter 15, as we look at our lesson for this morning from the Word of God. When you have arrived at that point, just hold your thumb in that area or something to mark verse 54, where we shall consider our text in a few moments. There…

All The Prayers In The Bible

All The Prayers Of The Bible This is the Table of Contents of Herbert Lockyer’s “All The Prayers Of The Bible” Prayer in the Old Testament Genesis Prayer History Begins…………………………………………………………………………………..Gen. 4:26 Prayer and Spiritual Progress…………………………………………………………………………Gen. 5:21-24 Prayer and the Altar……………………………………………………………………………………..Gen. 12, 13 Prayer for an Heir………………………………………………………………………………………..Gen. 15 Prayer—the Language of a Cry ……………………………………………………………………..Gen. 16 Prayer…