The Last Supper: Bible Story Summary and Life Application

by Derek Hill
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The “last supper” was instituted by Jesus Christ to His 12 disciples in the upper room of a house in Jerusalem.  Jesus was very intentional about the time that He wanted to do this because it had to be done close to His crucifixion.  It is important to note that this was a very climactic […]

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Romans 12: Bible Study and Summary

by David Peach
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Romans chapter 12 is a turning point in the book of Romans. In the previous chapters the main emphasis in the book was why we need a Savior and how we can accept Him. However, this chapter begins to deal with how a Christian ought to live out his salvation. There are many practical points […]

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Different Types Of Love From The Bible: A Christian Study

by Robert Driskell
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It is clear from even a cursory reading that the Bible stresses the importance of love.  The Bible even says that God is love (1 John 4:8, 16 ESV).  It would not be an overstatement to say that every action that is pleasing to God is motivated by love.  In the English language today, we […]

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Judas Iscariot: Bible Story and Profile

by Robert Driskell
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Most expectant parents, when choosing a name for their soon-to-be born son, rarely choose the name “Judas”.  When one is familiar with the biblical story of Judas Iscariot, the reason for avoiding the name becomes clear. Judas’ Name The name ‘Judas’ is the Greek transliteration of the Hebrew name ‘Judah’ and means “praise Yahweh” [God].  […]

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How to Handle Disappointment: A Bible Study with Advice

by Robert Driskell
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No matter who you are, where you live, what you do for a living, or how much money you have, you have experienced disappointment. For example: The job you wanted, but did not get. When your favorite team lost a game…by a point. The day the relationship you thought was so solid evaporated. The unexpected […]

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Psalm 27: Bible Study & Commentary

by Pamela Rose Williams
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Every time I read or hear Psalm 27 I recall how privileged I am to know Jesus as my Savior. This Psalm is written by David and it is a reflection of how his faith in the power of God sustained him through many trials. Take a look at what I have learned as I […]

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Bible Study Methods: 5 Different Techniques

by David Peach
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There are many different ways to read and study the Bible. You don’t have to do just one type of study; however, if you are new to reading or studying the Bible you should probably focus on one at a time. As you get more involved in Bible study you may find that as you […]

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What Does the Bible Say About Slavery? Does it Condone It?

by Jack Wellman
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Does the Bible teach against slavery?  Does the Old Testament or New Testament condone slavery?  What does the Bible say about slavery? Abolition of Slavery Started With Christianity Long before the end of the Civil War in the United States, William Wilberforce began the effort to abolish slavery in the British Empire.  In 1788 Wilberforce […]

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What is Sanctification? A Bible Study

by Jack Wellman
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What is sanctification? How is it possible to become sanctified?  What does this mean? What is Sanctification? The definition, which fits nicely with what the Bible teaches, is that it means to be set apart for holy use.  It also means to make holy or to purify.  This is exactly the goal of every believer in […]

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What Is The Alpha Course? Is It Good or Bad For Learning the Bible?

by Jack Wellman
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The Alpha Course is sweeping the nation and the world.  Is the Alpha Course good for new Christians?  Is it good for beginners in the Bible?  Is there a hidden danger in the Alpha Course? What is the Alpha Course? Maybe you haven’t even heard of the Alpha Course, but you may be hearing about […]

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