Sermons on Bible

Sermons on Bible

Bible Overview – Part 7

Bible Overview – Part 7 A special thanks to Bible.org for this Old Testament Survey. It can be found in its entirety here: https://bible.org/seriespage/introduction-old-testament-survey Also, content from Through the Bible Book by Book Volumes I and II by Myer Pearlman was used in this study. Introduction THE TITLE The common title for these twelve books of the English Bible is “minor prophets.” This title originated in Augustine’s time (late fourth century A.D.), but they are minor only in that they…

Bible Overview – Part 6

Bible Overview – Part 6 A special thanks to Bible.org for this Old Testament Survey. It can be found in its entirety here: https://bible.org/seriespage/introduction-old-testament-survey Also, content from Through the Bible Book by Book Volumes I and II by Myer Pearlman was used in this study. The Prophets of Israel Viewed as a Whole  THEIR DESIGNATION The first division of the Old Testament was known as the Law with the second being called the Former Prophets, but these included four books…

Bible Overview – Part 5

Bible Overview – Part 5 A special thanks to Bible.org for this Old Testament Survey. It can be found in its entirety here: https://bible.org/seriespage/introduction-old-testament-survey Also, content from Through the Bible Book by Book Volumes I and II by Myer Pearlman was used in this study. EZRA (Reconstruction of the Temple and Restoration of the People) AUTHOR: Though the book of Ezra does not name its author, Jewish tradition (the Talmud) ascribes it to Ezra along with Chronicles and Nehemiah. Tradition…

Bible Overview – Part 4

Bible Overview – Part 4 A special thanks to Bible.org for this Old Testament Survey. It can be found in its entirety here: https://bible.org/seriespage/introduction-old-testament-survey JUDGES (Seven Cycles of Apostasy, Judgment, and Deliverance) AUTHOR: Tradition tells us that Samuel wrote the book, but its authorship is actually uncertain. Samuel may have assembled some of the accounts from the period of the judges and prophets like Nathan and Gad may have had a hand in editing the material (see 1 Chron. 29:29). The Hebrew…

Bible Overview – Part 3

Bible Overview – Part 3 DEUTERONOMY (Reiteration and Reviewing)  AUTHOR: Moses  DATE: 1410 B.C.  SCOPE:  Two months on the plains of Moab NAME OF THE BOOK: The English title, which comes from the Septuagint, means “second law-giving” and comes from the mistranslation of 17:18, which actually says “a copy of this law.” Deuteronomy is a not a second law, but rather a review, expansion, and reiteration of the original law given at Sinai.  THEME AND PURPOSE:  Watch yourself lest you…

Bible Overview – Part 2

Jesus is the underlying theme of the entire Bible and specifically the Old Testament. Matthew 5:17 NKJV “Do not think that I came to destroy the Law or the Prophets. I did not come to destroy but to fulfill. Matthew 5:17 NLT “Don’t misunderstand why I have come. I did not come to abolish the law of Moses or the writings of the prophets. No, I came to accomplish their purpose. Luke 24:25-27 NKJV Then He said to them, “O…

Bible Overview – Part 1

2 Timothy 3:16-17 NKJV  All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness,  (17)  that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work. It has always been the plan of God for He and His Word to dwell in and among His people. Exodus 29:45-46 NKJV  I will dwell among the children of Israel and will be their God.  (46)  And they shall…

It Is Written – Part 4

IT IS WRITTEN – Part 4 (John 8:31-32 NIV) To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” Holding On to God’s Word Make it the foundation of my life.  (Matthew 7:24 NIV) “Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on…

It Is Written – Part 3

IT IS WRITTEN – Part 3 (2 Timothy 3:16-17 NIV) All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work. Why The Bible Can Be Trusted (Matthew 24:35 NIV) Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away. It is historically accurate. Three tests in order to be historically accurate: Eyewitness Accounts Recorded and copied with extreme…

It Is Written – Part 2

Part 2 – Understanding the Bible (John 1:1 NIV) In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. (Matthew 7:24-25 NIV) “Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock. The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against that house; yet it did not fall, because it had its foundation…
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