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  • Joseph the Dreamer

    Genesis 37:1-11 Jacob lived in the land where his father had stayed, the land of Canaan. Now Israel aka Jacob loved Joseph more than any of his other sons, because he had been born to him in his old age; and he made an ornate robe for him. When his brothers saw that their father loved him more than ...

  • The Believers Share Their Possessions Acts 4:32-35

    Acts 4:32-35All the believers were one in heart and mind. No one claimed that any of their possessions was their own, but they shared everything they had. With great power the apostles continued to testify to the resurrection of the Lord Jesus. And God’s grace was so ...

  • Who were Lois and Eunice in the Bible?

    Answer: There is only one mention of Lois and Eunice in the Bible. They were the grandmother and the mother of Paul’s young protégé Timothy. In Paul’s second letter to Timothy, he mentions the faithfulness of these women in raising Timothy with such a devout and ...

  • When I am Weak, then I am Strong!

     2 Corinthians 12:7-107 To keep me from becoming conceited because of these surpassingly great revelations, there was given me a thorn in my flesh, a messenger of Satan, to torment me. 8 Three times I pleaded with the Lord to take it away from me. 9 But he said to me, "My grace is sufficient ...

  • What happened on the road to Emmaus?

    The events on the road to Emmaus are discussed in Luke 24. In this final chapter of Luke’s Gospel, we read of two disciples (Cleopas and one unnamed) of Jesus who were walking from Jerusalem to Emmaus on the day that Jesus rose from the dead. As they traveled, a man joined them—the ...

  • What does 'hallowed be thy name' in the Lord’s Prayer mean?

    Answer: The Lord’s Prayer, recorded in Matthew 6, begins with “Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name” (Matthew 6:9). To hallow something is to make it holy or separate it or sanctify it. Jesus taught His followers to pray that God the Father would ...

  • The Golden Rule of Bible Reading

    We all know that Golden Rule: “Whatever you wish that others would do to you, do also to them” (Matthew 7:12) . In this lab, John Piper calls readers to treat authors this way.Some questions to ask as you read and study:What advice would you give a new believer reading the Bible ...

  • The Bible Commands us to Help the Weak and Poor

    The Bible is filled with reminders to help the poor and weak. Through these Bible verses, we can can know where God’s concern is and align with His heart more. Our God is a God of justice, and He is looking for faithful servants who can be His hands and feet, as well as those who can ...

  • Who were the Amalekites?

    Battle with the Amalekites, by Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld (1860), representing Exodus 17:8-16. Answer: The Amalekites were a tribe first mentioned during the time of Abraham (Genesis 14:7). Though the Amalekites are not mentioned in the table of nations in Genesis 10, in Numbers 24:20 they ...

  • David’s Victory Over Goliath | 1 Samuel 17

    The remarkable biblical account of David and Goliath reads like a legend and teaches us applicable life lessons to face numerous giants in our own lives.The Philistines stood on one side of the hill while the Israelites stood on the other, with a valley between them. Day after day, a giant ...

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