Tag: Israel

  • The Destruction Of A Deceptive Deity

    In the book of Exodus, we read of the confrontation between Pharaoh and Moses. It wasn’t actually Moses with whom Pharaoh was contending, but God. Pharaoh thought he was a god, but he was a false god, deceived by his own pride. In this sermon, Brother Holloway explains what God teaches us from Pharaoh’s example…

  • Psalms: Overview

    An overview of the book of Psalms, including: 1) Facts about the Psalms, 2) Understanding the Psalms, 3) Outline of the Psalms, and 4) Conclusions from the Psalms. Psalm 1 (ESV): Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the…

  • God With Us: Prophecy (Part 1 of 4)

    Gospel preaching should always herald the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The goal of gospel preaching is to exalt the Savior, edify the saved, and evangelize the sinner. With that in mind, Brother Holloway examines a very famous messianic prophecy from the book of Isaiah, and answers the following four questions: 1) What…

  • Lessons From A King: The Life of King Saul

    2023 Fall Gospel Meeting with Scott Taylor In this series of lessons, Brother Scott Taylor takes a deeper look at King Saul: his life, personal characteristics, and his choices. We all would like to have a heart like David, but too often we’re more like Saul. Brother Taylor shows us how to apply what we…

  • You Have Done This Evil, Yet…

    In the time of the judges, when the Israelites asked for a king, they rejected God as their King. This was a great evil, yet God gave them the opportunity to turn back to Him and be blessed by Him. We also have sinned, yet God gives us the opportunity to turn to Him, serve…

  • Second Kings: Overview

    An overview of the book of 2 Kings, including: 1) Facts about 2 Kings, 2) Understanding 2 Kings, 3) Outline of 2 Kings, and 4) Conclusions from 2 Kings. 2 Kings 17:19-20 (ESV): Judah also did not keep the commandments of the Lord their God, but walked in the customs that Israel had introduced. And…

  • First Kings: Overview

    An overview of the book of 1 Kings, including: 1) Facts about 1 Kings, 2) Understanding 1 Kings, 3) Outline of 1 Kings, and 4) Conclusions from 1 Kings. 1 Kings 8:54-61 (ESV): Now as Solomon finished offering all this prayer and plea to the Lord, he arose from before the altar of the Lord,…

  • Fulfilled Prophecy: The Fingerprints of God

    Spring 2023 Gospel Meeting with Jim Jonas The Bible: One Cohesive Story 2 Peter 1:20-21 (ESV): knowing this first of all, that no prophecy of Scripture comes from someone’s own interpretation. For no prophecy was ever produced by the will of man, but men spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy…

  • First Samuel: Overview

    An overview of the book of 1 Samuel, including: 1) Facts about 1 Samuel, 2) Understanding 1 Samuel, 3) Outline of 1 Samuel, and 4) Conclusions from 1 Samuel. 1 Samuel 8:1-9 (ESV): When Samuel became old, he made his sons judges over Israel. The name of his firstborn son was Joel, and the name…

  • Judges: Overview

    An overview of the book of Judges, including: 1) Facts about Judges, 2) Understanding Judges, 3) Outline of Judges, and 4) Conclusions from Judges. Judges 21:25 (ESV): In those days there was no king in Israel. Everyone did what was right in his own eyes.