What Does The Bible Say About Being Single?

by Jack Wellman
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Does the Bible say much about remaining single? Are there commands or preferences to being single if one is not yet married? Is there a Preference for Singleness? Many believe that when Paul wrote “To the unmarried and the widows I say that it is good for them to remain single as I am” (1 Cor […]

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Romans 1 Bible Study and Summary

by Jack Wellman
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Here is a Bible study, summary, and commentary for Romans 1: Romans 1:1-2 “Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God, which he promised beforehand through his prophets in the holy Scriptures.” Paul typically gives his credentials at the very beginning of his letters (epistles) […]

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What Were Paul’s Missionary Journeys?

by Jack Wellman
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Where did Paul go exactly in all of his missionary journeys? Paul’s First Missionary Trip (44 AD – 50 or 51 AD) The very first missionary journey that Paul took may have started around 44 AD where Paul, Barnabas, and Mark took off from Antioch which is recorded in Acts 13:4-5 where “by the Holy […]

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What Does Wormwood Mean When Used In Revelation?

by Jack Wellman
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Have you read the word “wormwood” in the Book of Revelation or elsewhere in the Old Testament?  What does this word refer too? What is Wormwood? Revelation 8:10-11 says “ The third angel blew his trumpet, and a great star fell from heaven, blazing like a torch, and it fell on a third of the rivers […]

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What Does The Bible Teach About Charity?

by Dr. Michael L. Williams
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If you ask most people what they think of when they think of the word charity, you would often get an answer that describes an organization that serves the public. Likewise, if you ask most people to name a charity, they usually do not have any problem doing so. However, it is rare that people […]

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What Does The Bible Say About Vanity? A Christian Study

by Jack Wellman
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What does the Bible say about vanity? What is it? Why is it something to be avoided? Vanity Defined A secular definition of vanity is having an excessive pride in one’s looks, appearance, status, or abilities compared to that of others. The word vain comes from vanity and someone who is vain has the quality […]

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What Is A Prayer Of Supplication? A Christian Study

by Dr. Michael L. Williams
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People pray in many different ways. Some are very formal and will present their prayers in such a way that they look and sound like they are petitioning the Queen of England to intervene in their private affairs. Others pray the same prayer over and over again until it becomes nothing but words rolling off […]

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What Is The Promised Land? A Bible Study

by Dr. Michael L. Williams
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Many people are familiar with the term, Promised Land. However, many do not understand it to be a proper name of an actual place. Instead, they understand it as a place that appeals greatly to someone. For example, some might say that Nashville is the Promised Land for those who love country music. Others might […]

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What Does The Bible Say About Procrastination? A Christian Study

by Jack Wellman
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Does the Bible teach anything at all about procrastination? If so, what is it? What does it mean for the Christian? Procrastination is… Procrastination is putting off something intentionally and consistently either by delay or by excusing one’s self from doing whatever it is. I went through college and I sometimes procrastinated on doing my […]

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Who Were The Hittites In The Bible?

by Jack Wellman
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Who were the Hittites mentioned in the Bible?  What is it important that we know? The Hittite’s Long History The Hittites have been around for a very, very long time as “Canaan was the father of Sidon his firstborn, and of the Hittites” (Gen 10:15) and existed long before Abraham but up to the time of […]

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