The Basics of Christianity – God’s Love

September 20, 2017 By: Category: Basics, Bible Study

1. Review This is the fifth study on the ‘Basics of Christianity’. Let’s review the last study on man’s situation as a sinner. Answer the following: What happened when Adam and Eve disobeyed God and sinned? Genesis 2:16-17, 3:17-19. How did their actions effect all of their offspring? Romans 5:12, 3:23, Ephesians 2:1-3. What does
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Divine Sovereignty and Human Responsibility

August 27, 2017 By: Category: Bible Study

One issues that we are confronted with in Isaiah is that of God’s divine sovereignty in human affairs and our response to Him. Do you think it’s good news that God is sovereign over all human affairs? Why? Why not? Let’s see how this plays out with God’s relationship to Assyria. Read Isaiah 7:18-20 and
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The Basics of Christianity – Sin

August 19, 2017 By: Category: Basics, Bible Study

1. Introduction We will look at how sin came into the world and how its flow-on consequences affect us and the world around us. Our language is constantly changing and the meaning of words are changing along with it: eg ‘wicked’ use to mean something evil but now is used by the younger generation especially
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Being Holy Is Merciful

August 17, 2017 By: Category: Bible Study

Let’s start with a question. Do you think being Holy is good news or bad news? Why? Can you come up with a definition of what being holy is? Another theme that comes out in Isaiah is God’s holiness and mercy and how they are linked together. Read Isaiah 5:8-16. What is the state of
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The Basics of Christianity – Creation

August 14, 2017 By: Category: Basics, Bible Study

Introduction As we look around at the world we live in what do we see? There is incredible variety in all ways imaginable. There are all shapes and sizes of creatures that move on the ground, in the sea and in the air through to diverse variety of plant life living on the expansive and
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Prophets and Revelation

August 10, 2017 By: Category: Bible Study

Start by reading Isaiah 1:1 and Isaiah 2:1. What does this tell us about the book of Isaiah? Who do the visions belong to? What Isaiah saw was presented to Him. The words he heard, were given from God’s lips, as if he was hearing God speak. It was like he was seeing the inner
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