Key Bible Verses and Passages About Fear for Counseling

by Dr. Michael L. Williams
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Everyone has experienced fear at one time or another. Sometimes it is a healthy fear as in the case of if we encounter a lion that wants to eat us. But, some people live in a constant state of fear that is not related to a survival mechanism. This state of fear is one that […]

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What Is The 1st (First) Commandment In The Bible?

by Jack Wellman
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What is the first commandment in the Bible?  Was it the same one that Jesus spoke about? Exodus 20:1-3 “And God spoke all these words, saying, ‘I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery. You shall have no other gods before me.’” The […]

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A Christian Study: 5 Favorite Fathers in the Bible

by Pamela Rose Williams
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As I was studying fathers in the Bible I came across some things that I thought I would share. Though there are many, many fathers in the Bible these are my five favorite fathers. Take a look at this summary for a Christian study: Adam – Father of Cain, Abel, Seth and other sons and […]

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What Was The Significance With The 30 (Thirty) Pieces Of Silver In The Bible?

by Jack Wellman
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Why does the Bible mention 30 pieces of silver? Is that number significant? Joseph and Twenty Shekels of Silver When Joseph was sold into slavery and was taken to Egypt, the price was the common price of a slave in that day and that was 20 shekels of silver, which would be about the same […]

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What Happened To Joseph, The Father Of Jesus, In The Bible?

by Jack Wellman
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Does the Bible hold any clues as to what happened to Joseph, the father of Jesus? God Comes in the Flesh Jesus had no earthly father but a heavenly Father, Who is God and so only Mary, Jesus’ birthmother is His actual parent, although Joseph, to his credit, took the pregnant Mary as his wife […]

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7 Great Topics For Home Bible Study Groups

by Jack Wellman
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Here are what I believe to be seven great Bible studies for your home Bible study groups. 1. Love We recently had a Bible study at our church that would be a superb Bible study for home. This Bible study concentrates on 1 Corinthians 13 and Romans chapter 12. These chapters are sometimes called “the love […]

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What is the Shekinah Glory of God described in the Bible?

by Dr. Michael L. Williams
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Nearly all Christians are familiar with the idea of God’s glory. However, few Christians are familiar with the concept of the Shekinah Glory of God described in the Bible. Although the term “Shekinah Glory” is not found literally in the Bible, many scholars, most of which are Jewish, have written extensively about it. For this […]

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Minnesota Twins JR Murphy Remembers “This is for Real” Moment

by Bruce Darnall
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First time experiences will often be very special. This was the case for Minnesota Twins catcher, John Ryan Murphy, a.k.a. JR or Murph. “The first time I remember having an intimate conversation with Christ,” shares John Ryan, “was as a high school sophomore. I went to a retreat called NCYC (National Catholic Youth Conference) which […]

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Romans 7 Bible Study And Summary

by Jack Wellman
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Here is a Romans chapter seven Bible study with commentary. Romans 7:1-6 Released from the Law by Death The Apostle Paul uses the comparison of being married until death parts them and they are legally free to remarry to that of being freed from the law and the penalty of it because “the law is […]

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What Does The Bible Say About Sexual Desire?

by Jack Wellman
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Does the Bible say much about sexual desire? Where is this permissible and where is it not, according to the Bible? Rightful Sexual Desire Within the confines of marriage, there is absolutely nothing sinful about having sexual desire for a spouse. The Bible actually encourages us to have this when it says “Let her breasts […]

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