Insights into the Bible
"Study to shew thyself approved unto God..." II Timothy 2:15
Endeavour so to cultivate and improve thy heart and mind, that thou mayest not be a reproach to him from whom thou professest to receive thy commission.
— Adam Clarke
Here are some great insights into the Bible.
Occupations in the Bible
Even in biblical days you had to have a job! Well here is a list straight out of the Bible, be they good or bad, it's what they did in the land of the Bible.
"Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance and supplication for all saints;" Ephesians 6:18
Jesus in all the Bible
The Bible is all about Jesus Christ our Lord. He is revealed or mentioned in every book as well as in many types of the lives of different characters in the Bible. Here is a quick reference of Christ in all 66 books of the Bible.
Descriptive Images of God's Word
The Bible often uses visual types or images to portray themes or topics (For example, Psalms 18:2 "my rock", Psalms 23:1 "my shepherd"). The Bible is filled with types, shadows and images that represent the christian life and prophetic events yet to come. But the Bible also uses images to describe the "Word" itself.
So what about all those "ites" of the Bible? Who are they and where do the come from? Well here is a list with a little background, hope this helps!
The Word of God
This book contains the mind of God, the state of man, the way of salvation, the doom of sinners and the happiness of believers. Its doctrines are holy, its precepts are binding, its histories are true, and its decisions are immutable.
Seven Rules for Daily Living
The following rules for daily living were made by Jonathan Goforth in 1894 and written on the fly-leaf of his Bible.
How To Keep Holiness
To keep the blessing you must keep all upon the altar. If you would keep the blessing, you must be quick to obey God. If you would keep the blessing you must not depend upon your feelings, but as a friend of mine used to say, 'Stand by your facts.'
The Twenty-two Questions Members of John Wesley's/George Whitefield Holy Club Asked Themselves Every Day In Their Private Devotions More Than 200 Years Ago. Still works today!
How to Spend the Day with God
A holy life is inclined to be made easier when we know the usual sequence and method of our duties - with everything falling into its proper place. Therefore, I shall give some brief directions for spending the day in a holy manner. — Richard Baxter
The Seven Seals, Trumpets and Vials
The book of Revelation speaks of seven seals, seven trumpets and seven vials, what are these and what do they mean. Have a look and see if this handy list helps.
How to Get the Most from Reading your Bible
Remove hindrances. Prepare your heart. Read it with reverence. Meditate on what you read. Believe it all to be God's Holy Word. Put into practice what you read. And much more by Thomas Watson.
The Testimony of Jesus Christ
The scriptures are the best testimony of who our Lord Jesus was, is, and is to come. Here are a few scriptures that testify of who Jesus Christ is, read and be blessed.
Prophecy Fulfilled by Christ
Here are just a few of the many prophecies fulfilled by Christ. These prophecies alone would make it literally impossible for any one man to fulfill, unless he was without question, the true Messiah.
Practical Scripture Guide
Here is a quick scripture reference guide for our every day walk.
Work in Progress!