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Historical information and ideas for making Bible reading more effective.

Jesus believed in Creation

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The Bible begins with the account of creation in the book of Genesis, the first book of the Bible. Creation is the foundation of the Bible and a good understanding of creation will greatly assist in understanding God’s Word. Jesus, the Son of God, believed in the book of Genesis and the creation account. This […]

Bible Study: A Quest for Hidden Treasure (Part 3)

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Studying the Bible can be a very absorbing activity. It can be intellectually stimulating to discover connections and doctrinal truths that we hadn’t been aware of before. It can help to confirm our belief that it is indeed a wonderful book with magnificent thoughts and ideas in it, and help us to look forward to […]

All Scripture is from God

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The theme continues from the last blog on 2 Peter 1:20, which reads: “Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation.” We discussed then that this verse was powerful, and that no prophecy found in scripture is of any private interpretation, it is not from someone’s own interpretation. We […]

The Bible Predicts the Future

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The Bible contains a large amount of prophecy. This video will consider two Old Testament prophecies that are extremely important to us today: The Valley of Dry Bones, speaking of the restoration of the nation of Israel to its own Land (Ezekiel 37) and a Vision of World Empires (Daniel 2), showing the successive powers […]

What lights your path?

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Light is a word found in the Bible 272 times from the first chapter of the Bible, Genesis chapter 1 to the last chapter in the Bible, Revelation chapter 22. When we look at this occurrence, it is in the longest Psalm in the Bible and this verse has 2 parts to it. The first […]

Let the Bible interpret itself

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One of the keys to understanding the Bible is to let the Bible interpret itself. In this video, we will explore two examples of letting the Bible interpret itself. The PDF below highlights the main points of the video message:

Amazing Claims the Bible Makes

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God makes many amazing and lofty claims throughout the Bible. This video will focus on three of those claims: the Bible is the source of truth; the Bible provides direction for daily living; and the Bible provides hope for a wonderful future on this earth. The PDF below highlights the main points of the video […]

The Bible: A Book You Can Trust

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The Bible claims to be God’s Word. When we consider the Old and New Testament manuscripts used to form the Bible, consisting of 66 books, there has been a great deal of rigour involved in copying of the texts and of scholarly work to record, document and provide their accuracy. The Bible is extremely close […]

Bible Study: A Quest for Hidden Treasure (Part 2)

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Bible study really is like digging for treasure. Sometimes it is harder to find than other times, but there is almost always something that will feel like a sparkly, colourful jewel. Bible study is basically using the critical thinking skills of observation and evaluation to form a conclusion. Having a method to follow, helps to […]