Persecution and Elders: A Study of 1 Peter

As we continue our series on 1 Peter, in this video we discuss the guidance God through Peter gives Christians who suffer from persecution because of their faith (1 Pet. 4:12-19). We then turn to chapter 5 and examine the instruction God gives to elders of the church (5:1-4). Watch the class below and make…

Suffering, Apologetics, and Baptism: A Study of 1 Peter

In this video we study 1 Peter 3:13-22, in which Peter instructs Christians about the benefits of suffering for doing good and always being ready to defend the reasons we believe in Jesus to anyone who asks us. We will also discuss one of the more challenging verses in the Bible — 1 Peter 3:18​-20…

The Benefits of the Discipline of God

For the moment all discipline seems painful rather than pleasant, but later it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained by it. Hebrews 12:11 After acknowledging the persecution with which his readers were burdened (Hebrews 10:32-39) and encouraging them to persevere by reminding them of the hardships experienced by the…

Following The Example of Jesus When You Are Mistreated: A Study of 1 Peter

Our study of 1 Peter continues as we conclude chapter 2 by examining how following Jesus’ example of how to act when you are mistreated is a major way Christians let their light shine (1 Pet. 2:18-25). Watch the video below, and make sure to subscribe to our YouTube Channel for more biblical content!

Joy Comes With The Morning

Weeping may tarry for the night, but joy comes with the morning. Psalm 30:5 A good friend of mine and his family had their lives turned upside down recently.  After a four-wheeling accident, my friend’s spine was severed and several of his vertebrae are considerably damaged.  His wife was also in the accident, and while…

September 2017 Bible Questions & Answers

Topics:  how to teach that there’s one church, how to teach one must obey in order to be saved, why God no longer directly communicates with men, why suffering takes place How do you teach someone that there is only one church? The book of Ephesians provides a very clear and logical train of thought…