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The Devil Is... - MEME Now Available

The Devil Is the:

  • "God of this age" influencing us to sin (2 Corinthians 4:3-4)
  • "Power of Death" questioning our faith (Hebrews 2:14-15)
  • "Roaring Lion" devouring the faithless (1 Peter 5:8-9)

A Christian may be battered, tattered, scattered, or splattered, but whose faith has mattered! (1 John 5:4)

This mini article is available as a MEME on the Bible Basics page.

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Links for church of Christ Bible Study Now Available

I have added a few links to external sources for church of Christ Bible Study material. Please find them on my Links page.

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The Day Jesus Christ Died: The Darkest Day in History

Sellers Crain shares his thoughts on the darkest day in history in The Day Jesus Christ Died, which is available in Publications from Sellers Crain.

 

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Being Prepared - Luke 19:11-26

Sellers Crain shares his insights on two oft confused parables in Being Prepared, which is available in Publications from Sellers Crain.

 

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Keep It Simple and Sublime

"He laid down his life for us." - 1 John 3:16

COME, believer and contemplate this sublime truth, thus proclaimed to thee in simple monosyllables: "He laid down his life for us." There is not one long word in the sentence; it is all as simple as it can be; and it is simple because it is sublime. Sublimity in thought always needs simplicity in words to express itself. Little thoughts require gre…

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Featuring Sellers Crain

I have created a feature page dedicated to Dr. Sellers Crain, to feature his work, and other guest contributors.

Dr. Sellers Crain, Jr., D.Min., has taught in Tennessee public schools, Mid-South School of Biblical Studies, and served as director for the School of World Evangelism. He has made 23 mission trips to 11 counties including Ukraine, Greece, Peru and Panama. He has authored more than 1…

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The Quiet Life - Wayne Burger

The Quiet Life, a guest article from Wayne Burger, is available in Publications.

 

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Keith Sisman’s Books available at ChulaVista Books

Keith Sisman, a Christian in the United Kingdom, has written two books worth reading:

* Traces of the Kingdom tracks the historical account of the churches of Christ in English History from 1000 A.D. to the 1800’s,  demonstrating that there have been believers in water immersion for the remission of sins, as preached in Acts 2, meeting throughout the centuries. This documentation needs to be …

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New Links Available

Please find updated Links for excellent studies from Keith Sisman; John Hurt; Donnie Barnes; and Mark A Copeland, audio sermons from Preachers from the Past, and congregational singing from In Search of the Lord’s Way all on my Links page.

 

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Outline of the Book of Haggai Now Available

My outline of The Book of Haggai is now available in Bible Outlines.

Documents are provided as PDF for easy access on electronic readers and smartphones. Please click here to know more.

 

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Bible Basics Available for Family Study Material

During this time for more family time, it might be an idea to discuss some Bible fundamentals with your children or as a family. Please refer to my Bible Basics page for some useful charts, articles, and outlines to assist this study.

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Is Genesis History? Movies for Quarantine

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Traces of the Kingdom Available online

Please use the Links page to access the online resources for Traces of the Kingdom, a well researched book on the hidden history of the church of Christ in England.

 

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In search of the Lord's Way

Please find  a NEW link on my Links page to the Bible based television program, In Search of the Lord’s Way. They also have an excellent selection of acapella hymns as audio recordings.

 

Online Bible: Link Provided

Because it is important to know what the Bible teaches, I provide a link to a Readable Bible so you can read the Bible for yourself. Several versions are available, but I recommend the New King James Version (NKJV) as being textually sound, accurately translated, and easily understood.   

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Waterproof Bibles Available: See Links

Use my Links page to locate Bible resources, Disaster Relief details, and even a source for a waterproof Bible.

Churches of Christ Disaster Relief Effort, Inc.

In light of the present crisis in Texas, please use my Links page to find Disaster Relief, Inc. They are a Christian organisation dedicated to providing targeted, practical relief to all who are in need, working with the brethren local to a disaster for any soulful follow up. 

It is when some are brought to their knees that they turn heavenwards.

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Inter-Testamental World: From Nehemiah to Matthew

My chart Inter - Testamental World: From Nehemiah to Matthew is available in Bible Basics.

This may aid understanding the time line between the Old and New Testament.

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From Daniel to Christ: God's History

My chart From Daniel to Christ is available in Bible Basics. This may aid those doing daily Bible readings to understand the time line of the Old and New Testament.

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An Outline of New Testament Books

For those who have started a year-long Bible reading program, my Outline of New Testament Books is now available in Bible Basics.

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