Category Archives: God

God Talks To Me (3 of 3)

by William J. Stewart We continue to look at the claim made by some that God speaks directly to them. Today, we want to consider some texts about the Holy Spirit, and the emphasis on the written word in the … Continue reading

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God Talks To Me (2 of 3)

by William J. Stewart Does God speak to folks directly, by visions or in dreams today? Many in the religious world will answer yes, citing personal experiences as evidence. As we noted last week, such claims cannot be authenticated, and … Continue reading

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God Talks To Me (1 of 3)

by William J. Stewart Occasionally I’ve studied with folks who claim God speaks to them. Typically their claim to divine revelation is made when something comes up in a Bible discussion they disagree with. The claim is essentially, “God said … Continue reading

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Spiritual Hydrological Cycle

Hydrology is the science of water distribution through the earth. consider a simple description of the cycle: Rain falls to the ground, nourishing plants, supplying drinking water, etc.. Water seeps into the ground or runs off into creeks and rivers … Continue reading

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A God of Patterns

by William J. Stewart When we consider the work of God, we can see time and again He uses and loves patterns. In every age it can be seen through the Scriptures that God supplied a blueprint for His people … Continue reading

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The Sovereignty of God

by William J. Stewart The sovereignty of God is a vital Bible doctrine. In fact, one’s understanding (or lack thereof) of God’s sovereignty will shape the rest of his religious convictions. What you believe of God’s sovereignty will determine how … Continue reading

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Here I Raise My Ebenezer

by Sean P. Cavender We often sing the hymn, “O Thou Fount Of Every Blessing” as a tribute to the goodness of God. We recognize the help Jehovah provides in times of great difficulty. We easily see the grace of … Continue reading

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Gideon, Samson’s Parents, etc.

William J. Stewart | Christ In The Old Testament You Have Not Obeyed My Voice After Israel had settled in the promised land, but before the death of Joshua (Judges 2:6), the Angel of the LORD came to the children of … Continue reading

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Before Balaam & Joshua

William J. Stewart | Christ In The Old Testament Standing Before Balaam Being exceedingly afraid of the children of Israel, Balak, king of Moab, sent messengers to Balaam, a prophet of God. They stated: …a people has come from Egypt. See, … Continue reading

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Mount Sinai & The Wilderness

William J. Stewart | Christ In The Old Testament Receiving The Law At Sinai Having come out of Egypt, the children of Israel arrived at the base of Horeb, the same place where God had appeared to Moses when He … Continue reading

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