Line-by-Line Bible Studies

Line by line, verse by verse. These studies are designed to bring out the simple meaning of the biblical text for the modern reader.

1st and 2nd Thessalonians

1st and 2nd Thessalonians

Preparing for the Second Coming

12 lessons   

No other book of the Bible gives a clearer sequence and detail of the events surrounding the glorious return of Jesus Christ than the two letters Paul writes to a young church at Thessalonica (Greece) who fear that they will be left behind when that great day comes.

2nd Corinthians for Beginners

2nd Corinthians for Beginners

6 lessons   

Unlike l Corinthians, II Corinthians is a subjective book. I Corinthians teaches the church how to do things and how Christians conduct themselves in various situations. II Corinthians reveals what it is like to be an Apostle.

Colossians for Beginners

Colossians for Beginners

12 lessons   

This 12 part series is an easy to understand explanation of Paul's epistle to the Colossian church. In it the Apostle describes the many facets of Christ's pre-eminence (superiority) in both the physical and spiritual worlds thus establishing the reasons for His Lordship over all.

Ecclesiastes for Beginners

Ecclesiastes for Beginners

12 lessons   

Ecclesiastes is the fascinating journal of a wise man's search for satisfaction and meaning without reference to God. In his life journey Solomon ultimately learns the valuable lesson that without God in one's life, that life is meaningless.

Galatians for Beginners

Galatians for Beginners

Freedom in Christ

9 lessons    Prime

The Galatian letter is Paul's response to those in every age who would try to tamper with the essential message of the Gospel: That salvation is obtained by faith, not law, and that freedom in Christ moves us to live by the Spirit of God, not the spirit of this world.

Gospel of John

Gospel of John

Jesus the God/Man

31 lessons   

This study of the fourth gospel by John the Apostle lays out the case for Jesus' dynamic nature as the God/Man and the various reactions people had when confronted by this amazing reality.

Hebrews

Hebrews

The Glorious Jesus

14 lessons   

Originally written for Jewish converts to Christianity, the book of Hebrews describes the many ways Jesus and the religion of Christianity fulfilled and surpassed the elements and practice of the Jewish faith.

I & II Peter

I & II Peter

A Message for Today's Church from Peter the Apostle

8 lessons    Prime

Fisherman, Apostle, Elder, Martyr. The unique experience of Peter forms his teachings on the power of God's grace and the urgent need of the church to prepare for the return of Christ in all ages. From an ancient source comes a relevant message for the modern Christian.

James for Beginners

James for Beginners

Practical Christianity

10 lessons   

James' practical approach to Christian living makes his discussion of complex spiritual issues both easy to understand and implement in one's life.

Jude for Beginners

Jude for Beginners

2 lessons    Prime

In his short letter Jude warns the church against false teachers and reminds us that all of Christian doctrine has already been given by the Apostles.

Mark for Beginners

Mark for Beginners

The Urgent Gospel

9 lessons    Prime

Mark's gospel is a rapid fire account of Jesus' ministry focusing primarily on His many miracles. This eyewitness account presents the boldest and clearest witness of Jesus' identity as the Son of God with power!

Matthew for Beginners

Matthew for Beginners

13 lessons   

This series provides an in-depth look at the most well structured gospel record originally designed to address Jewish questions about Jesus but later used by the early church as a primer for new Christians.

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Minister, Luther Church of Christ