Biblical Evidence That Jesus Existed Before Bethlehem

by Jack Wellman
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Does the Bible give us evidence that Jesus existed before His human birth in Bethlehem? In the Beginning Before we go back to the Old Testament to look for evidence of Jesus Christ’s existing before His human birth in Bethlehem, we must go back before anything existed, and surprisingly, we end up the New Testament…and […]

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Is God Different In The Old Testament Than In The New?

by Jack Wellman
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Did God change from the Old Testament to the New? Was God more violent and harsh in the Old Testament than in the New? Old Testament Sometimes, people have difficulty reading the Old Testament because there is so much violence. They might read how God commanded Israel to completely annihilate the pagan nations that were […]

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Why Should Christians Study The Old Testament?

by Jack Wellman

Should Christians be studying the Old Testament since the New Testament is here? In the Beginning You cannot get to the gospel until you get to the reason for the gospel, and that is the fall of mankind in the Garden of Eden. Without knowing the reason for our sin nature, we’d never admit we’re […]

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What Is The Septuagint?

by Jack Wellman
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What is the Septuagint? Why is it important that we know? The Latin Language Basically, the Septuagint is the Greek version of the Old Testament with the word “Septuagint” coming from the Latin septuaginta (interpretes), meaning “seventy” or “seventy interpreters,” and is a translation of the Hebrew into the Latin language or Latin Vulgate. This […]

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Was Jesus The God Of The Old Testament?

by Jack Wellman
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Was Jesus the God Who was present in the Old Testament? Or, was it the Father or the Holy Spirit? The Angel of the Lord An angel simply means “messenger of God,” and frequently in the Old Testament, God sent His holy angels to do His bidding, but a few times it was God Who […]

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How Was Jesus Described In The Old Testament?

by Jack Wellman
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How did the Bible describe Jesus in the Old Testament?  Was it similar or different from that in the New Testament? What’s in a Name? Actually Jesus has so many names in the Bible that no single article could ever cover them all adequately. The same goes for the many different names for God.  It is […]

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7 More Prophets in the Bible

by David Peach
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There are two primary meanings for the word prophet in the Bible. One is that a prophet is one who proclaims God’s message. Another meaning is one who sees or announces the future. Both meanings are used and intertwined with one another throughout the Bible. Here are seven more prophets (in addition to the ones […]

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Who Were The Major Prophets? A List and Christian Study

by Jack Wellman
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Who are considered the Major Prophets?  Why are they labeled “Major?”  Are they more important than the Minor Prophets? Why Are They Called Major Prophets? The Major Prophets are not called “major” because they are more important than the Minor Prophets like Jonah or Micah.  It is because of their size that they are called […]

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Who Were The Minor Prophets? A List and Bible Study

by Jack Wellman
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Why are the Minor Prophets called ”minor?”  Who are these men and what was their purpose in writing their books? The Minor Prophets The Minor Prophets are not called minor because they are unimportant but because of the size of their books.  Prophets like Jeremiah, Isaiah and Ezekiel have large books and so these prophets […]

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Origin of the Bible: What is its History?

by Robert Driskell
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For the Christian, the Bible is the most important book in existence. We believe it contains the truth of God in written form. It guides the way we live our lives. It presents the history of mankind from the beginning of the universe to end of our time here on earth…and beyond. Most importantly, it […]

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