The Woman Taken in Adultery. October 22, 28 A.D. John 8:1-11

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "The Woman Taken in Adultery. October 22, 28 A.D. John 8:1-11"

Transcription

1 1 The Woman Taken in Adultery October 22, 28 A.D. John 8:1-11

2 2 Text: John 8:1-11, The Woman Taken In Adultery 1. Jesus went unto the mount of Olives. 2. And early in the morning he came again into the temple, and all the people came unto him; and he sat down, and taught them. 3. And the scribes and Pharisees brought unto him a woman taken in adultery; and when they had set her in the midst, 4. They say unto him, Master, this woman was taken in adultery, in the very act. 5. Now Moses in the law commanded us, that such should be stoned: but what sayest thou? 6. This they said, tempting him, that they might have to accuse him. But Jesus stooped down, and with his finger wrote on the ground, as though he heard them not. 7. So when they continued asking him, he lifted up himself, and said unto them, He that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone at her. 8. And again he stooped down, and wrote on the ground. 9. And they which heard it, being convicted by their own conscience, went out one by one, beginning at the eldest, even unto the last: and Jesus was left alone, and the woman standing in the midst. 10. When Jesus had lifted up himself, and saw none but the woman, he said unto her, Woman, where are those thine accusers? Hath no man condemned thee? 11. She said, No man, Lord. And Jesus said unto her, Neither do I condemn thee: go, and sin no more.

3 3 Introduction: I. John 8:1-11 along with John 7:53 is not included in many later versions of the New Testament, because they are not in our best and most ancient Greek manuscripts. A. That these verses were not a part of the original Gospel of John can now be determined with certainty. They were not. However, they appear to be a true story added later. B. What is recorded here, we believe, actually took place. What is said here is in keeping with the doctrine and the spirit of what is elsewhere taught in the New Testament. II. These verses have come to us as a part of the authentic Jesus material widely accepted by the church. They appear to describe one of the incidents John said happened, but were not written down by him. A. John 20:30-31, And many other signs truly did Jesus in the presence of his disciples, which are not written in this book: But these are written, that ye might believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God; and that believing ye might have life through his name. Commentary: John 8:1, 2, Jesus went unto the mount of Olives. And early in the morning he came again into the temple, and all the people came unto him; and he sat down, and taught them.

4 4 I. Jesus went to the Mount of Olives, Mount Olivet. A. This is the only mention in the Gospel of John of the Mount of Olives. B. The Mount of Olives is located just east of Jerusalem across the Kidron Valley. C. Evidently Jesus spent the night in the Mount of Olives. II. Early in the morning he came again to the temple, sat and taught. A. Jesus often sat to teach according to the custom of the day. B. Matthew 5:1, And seeing the multitudes, he went up into a mountain: and when he was set, his disciples came unto him: C. Many gathered to hear Jesus. John 8:3, 4, And the scribes and Pharisees brought unto him a woman taken in adultery; and when they had set her in the midst, They say unto him, Master, this woman was taken in adultery, in the very act. I. Jesus enemies, the scribes and Pharisees, brought a woman to Jesus who had been taken/arrested in the very act of adultery. II. Even more outstanding than this woman s moral lapse was the terribly ungodly attitude of her accusers. A. They were brutal, unfeeling, sadistic hypocrites more interested in entrapping Jesus than in justice.

5 5 B. Why did they not also bring the man who was caught committing adultery with her? C. Was the man one of her accusers who helped set up the situation to ensnare Jesus? D. Adultery indicates the woman was married. John 8:5, 6, Now Moses in the law commanded us, that such should be stoned: but what sayest thou? This they said, tempting him, that they might have to accuse him. But Jesus stooped down, and with his finger wrote on the ground, as though he heard them not. I. The law of Moses stipulated that adulterers, male and female, were to be stoned to death. A. Deuteronomy 22:23, 24, If a damsel that is a virgin be betrothed unto an husband, and a man find her in the city, and lie with her; Then ye shall bring them both out unto the gate of that city, and ye shall stone them with stones that they die; the damsel, because she cried not, being in the city; and the man, because he hath humbled his neighbour s wife: so thou shalt put away evil from among you. B. Leviticus 20:10, And the man that committeth adultery with another man s wife, even he that committeth adultery with his neighbour s wife, the adulterer and the adulteress shall surely be put to death. II. The scribes and Pharisees were not looking for justice. They were seeking to ensnare Jesus, tempt Jesus. A. Scribes were copiers of scripture and other vital documents.

6 6 B. Pharisees were a strict legalistic sect among the Jews. IV. Jesus did not immediately answer but stooped and wrote on the ground with his finger. A. He was appalled at the guile of his enemies. B. This is the only reference in scripture to Jesus writing anything. It would soon be trampled underfoot and destroyed. C. The only thing God is said to have written were the Ten Commandments and the scribes and Pharisees were trampling them underfoot as well. D. Jesus stooped. The sins of the world cause Jesus to stoop, become burdened. V. Options: A. If Jesus had said, Stone her, he would have been in violation of the Roman edict that had removed from the Jews the right to levy the death penalty. 1. John 18:31, Then said Pilate unto them, Take ye him, and judge him according to your law. The Jews therefore said unto him, It is not lawful for us to put any man to death: B. If Jesus had said, Don t stone her, he would have been seen to be in violation of the law of Moses. C. Jesus enemies must have thought they had a good trap set for Jesus.

7 7 John 8:7, So when they continued asking him, he lifted up himself, and said unto them, He that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone at her. I. While Jesus delayed his answer, the scribes and Pharisees, teachers of the law, continued to press him for a response. II. The law had said that a person could not be put to death by less than the testimony of two witnesses. A. Deuteronomy 17:6, 7, At the mouth of two witnesses, or three witnesses, shall he that is worthy of death be put to death; but at the mouth of one witness he shall not be put to death. The hands of the witnesses shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterward the hands of all the people. So thou shalt put the evil away from among you. III. Jesus declared in keeping with the law of Moses, A. He that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone at her. 1. Romans 3:23, For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God; B. By this answer Jesus did not condone sin, but upheld the law of Moses, and avoided the trap that had been set for him. John 8:8, 9, And again he stooped down, and wrote on the ground. And they which heard it, being convicted by their own conscience, went out one by one, beginning at the eldest, even unto the last: and Jesus was left alone, and the woman standing in the midst.

8 8 I. Having said this Jesus again stooped and continued his writing on the ground. II. This allowed these evil accusers time to deal with their guilty consciences, being convicted by their own conscience. (AV) III. The scribes and Pharisees knew their scheme had failed. A. Was this a trumpted up charge against this woman? B. Why could they not produce a witness? C. Had all the accusers been involved with this woman?... or with other women? D. They who live in glass houses shouldn t throw stones. IV. The accusers all left beginning from the eldest even to the least, or youngest. A. Only Jesus and the woman were left. John 8:10, 11, When Jesus had lifted up himself, and saw none but the woman, he said unto her, Woman, where are those thine accusers? Hath no man condemned thee? She said, No man, Lord. And Jesus said unto her, Neither do I condemn thee: go, and sin no more. I. Jesus stood and asked the woman, Where are your accusers? Did no man condemn you?

9 9 A. Jesus again asked the question, knowing the answer, simply to focus the woman s attention on his inquiry. II. The woman respectfully said that no one had condemned her. III. Jesus replied, Neither do I condemn you: go your way; from now on do not sin (commit adultery) anymore. A. The only sinless one around threw no stones! B. John 1:29, The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world. C. Hebrews 4:15, For we have not an high priest which cannot be touched with the feeling of our infirmities; but was in all points tempted like as we are, yet without sin. D. Jesus did not condone adultery, but forgave this woman upon condition that she repent, commit adultery no more. 1. Mark 1:4, John did baptize in the wilderness, and preach the baptism of repentance for the remission of sins. 2. Luke 17:3, 4, Take heed to yourselves: If thy brother trespass against thee, rebuke him; and if he repent, forgive him. 3. Acts 2:38, Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.

10 Acts 8:22, Repent therefore of this thy wickedness, and pray God, if perhaps the thought of thine heart may be forgiven thee.

11 11 The Woman Taken in Adultery Questions 1. Early in the, after having spent the night in the of, Jesus returned to the. He there. 2. The and brought unto him a taken in. They asked Jesus,, this woman was taken in, in the very act. commanded us to stone such a person. What do you say about it? This they said, him, that they might have to him. 3. How much did the scribes and Pharisees care about this sinful woman? How much do we truly care for those living in sin? 4. What did Jesus write on the ground? 5. What was the quandary in which the Jews had placed Jesus?

12 Jesus answered, He that is without among you, let him a at. 7. Which one of us would be eligible to throw the first stone? 8. They that herd Jesus answer, being by their own went out by, beginning at the, even unto the. 9. Jesus was, and the in the. 10. Jesus asked her, Hath no man you? She said, No man,. Jesus said to her, Neither do I you: go, and.

John 3:3 Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.

John 3:3 Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God. The question is: Are you saved? It is not a question of how good you are, nor if you are a church member, but are you saved? Have you been converted, born again? God says in order to go to Heaven, you

More information

Valley Bible Church Sermon Transcript

Valley Bible Church Sermon Transcript Neither Do I Condemn You John 7:53-8:11 This weekend we will consider a very popular story that is traditionally included in the text of the Gospel of John. Let me read this story for you beginning with

More information

Jesus Forgives Be a woman who accepts His forgiveness By Mary L. Dubler DVM, MS May 2005

Jesus Forgives Be a woman who accepts His forgiveness By Mary L. Dubler DVM, MS May 2005 Jesus Forgives Be a woman who accepts His forgiveness By Mary L. Dubler DVM, MS May 2005 Now we look at two unnamed but well-remembered women who had encounters with Jesus. The first is the prostitute

More information

GOD S SIMPLE PLAN OF SALVATION ~ Are You Going to Heaven? You Can Know For Sure!

GOD S SIMPLE PLAN OF SALVATION ~ Are You Going to Heaven? You Can Know For Sure! GOD S SIMPLE PLAN OF SALVATION ~ Are You Going to Heaven? You Can Know For Sure! The Scriptures offer the gift of eternal life through Jesus Christ the Lord. The following principles are given with the

More information

The Gospel Plan of Salvation

The Gospel Plan of Salvation The Gospel Plan of Salvation GOD S PART 1. The great love of God for man (John 3:16) 2. He gave His Son, Jesus Christ, as the Saviour (Luke 19:10) 3. Sent the Holy Spirit as a guide (John 16:13) 4. Gave

More information

IT IS BELIEVED BY MANY THAT THE WOMAN CAUGHT IN ADULTERY IN JOHN CHAPTER 8 IS MARY MAGDALENE. HOW CAN IT BE PROVED?

IT IS BELIEVED BY MANY THAT THE WOMAN CAUGHT IN ADULTERY IN JOHN CHAPTER 8 IS MARY MAGDALENE. HOW CAN IT BE PROVED? Question 34 IT IS BELIEVED BY MANY THAT THE WOMAN CAUGHT IN ADULTERY IN JOHN CHAPTER 8 IS MARY MAGDALENE. HOW CAN IT BE PROVED? John, in his narration, doesn't mention the name of the woman. But when we

More information

2. Which phrase of Jesus in this passage do we greatly ignore today with regard to relationships between men and women?

2. Which phrase of Jesus in this passage do we greatly ignore today with regard to relationships between men and women? Lesson 12 The Woman Caught In Adultery Jesus - The Light of the World John 8:1-20 1. Read John 8:1-12, give at least two lessons that you find in this passage. 1 while Jesus went to the Mount of Olives.

More information

The Plan of Salvation - Advanced

The Plan of Salvation - Advanced The Plan of Salvation - Advanced In our last teaching of the plan of salvation, we learned that the Gospel is the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. We also learned that to be saved we must

More information

HE SAW THEIR FAITH LUKE 5:17-26; MARK 2, MATTHEW 9

HE SAW THEIR FAITH LUKE 5:17-26; MARK 2, MATTHEW 9 HE SAW THEIR FAITH LUKE 5:17-26; MARK 2, MATTHEW 9 Text: Introduction: When the Lord looks at our lives, when He looks at the life and ministry of this church, when He examines the life of the pastor,

More information

Studies of the King & His Kingdom

Studies of the King & His Kingdom Studies of the King & His Kingdom Mastering the Basics Lesson 10 The Doctrine of Christ: Faith toward God The concept of faith is central to Biblical teaching. The response of men to the arrival of the

More information

THE LORD STOOD WITH HIM ACTS 23:1-11

THE LORD STOOD WITH HIM ACTS 23:1-11 THE LORD STOOD WITH HIM ACTS 23:- Text: Introduction: At the close of chapter 22, we see Paul imprisoned in Jerusalem. The chief captain of the Roman soldiers was about to examine Paul by scourging when

More information

The Gift and Role of the Holy Spirit. Acts 2

The Gift and Role of the Holy Spirit. Acts 2 The Gift and Role of the Holy Spirit Acts 2 The Holy Spirit Has Come Acts 2 is All About the Presence of God through the Spirit s Arrival Acts 2:4 And they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and began

More information

IS A CANDLE BROUGHT TO BE PUT UNDER A BUSHEL MARK 4:21-25

IS A CANDLE BROUGHT TO BE PUT UNDER A BUSHEL MARK 4:21-25 IS A CANDLE BROUGHT TO BE PUT UNDER A BUSHEL MARK 4:21-25 Text: Mark 4:21 Introduction: In our text today, the Lord gives us some insight into light and the place it is to occupy in spiritual matters.

More information

NATIONAL BIBLE INSTITUTE

NATIONAL BIBLE INSTITUTE NATIONAL BIBLE INSTITUTE NBI'S FREE QUIZ... "BIBLE: Basic Information Before Leaving Earth" Please answer all questions contained in the test. You will be contacted within a few days with your results.

More information

SPEAKING IN TONGUES - THE HOLY SPIRIT'S ROLE IN THE LIFE OF THE BELIEVER

SPEAKING IN TONGUES - THE HOLY SPIRIT'S ROLE IN THE LIFE OF THE BELIEVER SPEAKING IN TONGUES - THE HOLY SPIRIT'S ROLE IN THE LIFE OF THE BELIEVER INTRODUCTION Prior to Jesus' ascension to heaven, He commanded His disciples not to leave the city of Jerusalem but tarry there

More information

Building An Altar To God In Our Homes

Building An Altar To God In Our Homes Building An Altar To God In Our Homes Fasting Tips Fasting Is Abstaining From Food For Spiritual Purposes Begin A Fast With An Attitude Of Positive Faith It is God s will that I fast When I fast according

More information

Let speak about Forgiveness of sin.

Let speak about Forgiveness of sin. Let speak about Forgiveness of sin. By: Dov Avnon The second important subject after salvation or how to be save is forgiveness. The history if full of teachings that have one thing in common: you have

More information

Maintaining Your Salvation Bible Correspondence Course # 8

Maintaining Your Salvation Bible Correspondence Course # 8 Maintaining Your Salvation Bible Correspondence Course # 8 Introduction: Lesson number seven identified the information revealed when men preached Jesus in the New Testament. The nineteen examples of conversion

More information

Matt 3:13 Then cometh Jesus from Galilee to Jordan unto John, to be baptized of him. (KJV)

Matt 3:13 Then cometh Jesus from Galilee to Jordan unto John, to be baptized of him. (KJV) WATER BAPTISM BY IMMERSION The only method authorized by the Bible for water baptism is immersion. For example in Matthew and Mark s account Jesus came straightway out of the water illustrating baptism

More information

JESUS STOOD STILL MARK 10:46-52

JESUS STOOD STILL MARK 10:46-52 Text: Mark 10:49 JESUS STOOD STILL MARK 10:46-52 Mark 10:49 49 And Jesus stood still, and commanded him to be called. And they call the blind man, saying unto him, Be of good comfort, rise; he calleth

More information

Basic Bible Doctrine Study Series Session 1 Salvation and Eternal Security

Basic Bible Doctrine Study Series Session 1 Salvation and Eternal Security Basic Bible Doctrine Study Series Session 1 Salvation and Eternal Security The idea for this study began a long time ago. Regardless of denomination, many, if not most Christians base what they believe

More information

Crossword Puzzles The Gospel According to John

Crossword Puzzles The Gospel According to John Crossword The Gospel According to John Stanley L Russell; March, 2004 All rights reserved This material may be freely distributed, copied, and used for the glory of the Lord Jesus Christ as long as it

More information

The Conversion Of Saul

The Conversion Of Saul Sermon : The Conversion Of Saul Page 1 INTRODUCTION : The Conversion Of Saul TEXT : Acts 22: 3-16 - cf - 9: 1-19 A. The first mention of Saul is as a persecutor of the church. 1. Acts 7: 58 He was supervising

More information

Marriage and Homosexuality [available at:

Marriage and Homosexuality [available at: There are basically three questions at hand: What is the Biblical definition of marriage? Marriage and Homosexuality [available at: www.thewordnotes.com] What does the Bible say about homosexuality? Can

More information

International Bible Lessons Commentary Luke 17:11-19 New International Version International Bible Lessons Sunday, May 8, 2016 L.G. Parkhurst, Jr.

International Bible Lessons Commentary Luke 17:11-19 New International Version International Bible Lessons Sunday, May 8, 2016 L.G. Parkhurst, Jr. International Bible Lessons Commentary Luke 17:11-19 New International Version International Bible Lessons Sunday, May 8, 2016 L.G. Parkhurst, Jr. The International Bible Lesson (Uniform Sunday School

More information

TEMPTED OF SATAN MARK 1:12-13

TEMPTED OF SATAN MARK 1:12-13 TEMPTED OF SATAN MARK 1:12-13 Text: Mark 1:12-13 Mark 1:12-13 12 And immediately the Spirit driveth him into the wilderness. 13 And he was there in the wilderness forty days, tempted of Satan; and was

More information

The Blind Men of Jericho

The Blind Men of Jericho The Blind Men of Jericho Matthew 20:29-34 Mark 10:46-52 Luke 18:35-43 The Blind Man/Men of Jericho Texts: Matthew 20:29-34, 29. And as they departed from Jericho, a great multitude followed him. 30. And,

More information

HE DWELT AMONG US. THE GOSPEL OF JOHN LESSON 2 Chapter 1:19-51. The Beginning of Jesus Public Ministry

HE DWELT AMONG US. THE GOSPEL OF JOHN LESSON 2 Chapter 1:19-51. The Beginning of Jesus Public Ministry Lesson 2, page 1 HE DWELT AMONG US THE GOSPEL OF JOHN LESSON 2 Chapter 1:19-51 The Beginning of Jesus Public Ministry Very little is recorded about Jesus childhood in the scriptures. We are told, the Child

More information

Paul s intentions here are to help the believers in Corinth understand the first baptism you experience is salvation...

Paul s intentions here are to help the believers in Corinth understand the first baptism you experience is salvation... ` 3 Baptisms 1. Baptism in the body of Christ... SALVATION Paul s intentions here are to help the believers in Corinth understand the first baptism you experience is salvation... Text: 1 Corinthians 12:13

More information

International Bible Lessons Commentary Hebrews 1:1-14

International Bible Lessons Commentary Hebrews 1:1-14 International Bible Lessons Commentary Hebrews 1:1-14 King James Version International Bible Lessons Sunday, December 7, 2014 L.G. Parkhurst, Jr. The International Bible Lesson (Uniform Sunday School Lessons

More information

Doctrine of the Glory of God. Exodus 33:18. And he said, I beseech thee, shew me thy glory.

Doctrine of the Glory of God. Exodus 33:18. And he said, I beseech thee, shew me thy glory. 1 Doctrine of the Glory of God Exodus 33:18 And he said, I beseech thee, shew me thy glory. 1. The word glory is used in three senses in the Bible with reference to God. It is used of God s moral beauty

More information

Foundations for Christian Growth The Baptism of the Holy Spirit Ken Birks, Teacher

Foundations for Christian Growth The Baptism of the Holy Spirit Ken Birks, Teacher I. Introductory Remarks. Foundations for Christian Growth The Baptism of the Holy Spirit Ken Birks, Teacher The Baptism of the Holy Spirit is one of more fascinating subjects in the New Testament. It was

More information

Level 1 Lesson 2. SALVATION BY GRACE By Don Krow

Level 1 Lesson 2. SALVATION BY GRACE By Don Krow Level 1 Lesson 2 SALVATION BY GRACE By Don Krow Jesus many times used parables, stories which illustrated spiritual truths. Luke 18:9-14 begins, And he spake this parable unto certain which trusted in

More information

THEME: Our response to forgiveness should be obedience.

THEME: Our response to forgiveness should be obedience. Devotion NT244 CHILDREN S DEVOTIONS FOR THE WEEK OF: LESSON TITLE: The Adulterous Woman THEME: Our response to forgiveness should be obedience. SCRIPTURE: John 8:1-12 Dear Parents Welcome to Bible Time

More information

Sunday Bible College. Chapter 17. Holy Trinity Anglican Church Fernandina Beach, Florida

Sunday Bible College. Chapter 17. Holy Trinity Anglican Church Fernandina Beach, Florida Sunday Bible College Chapter 17 The Transfiguration Jesus Cures an Epileptic Boy Jesus Again Foretells His Death and Resurrection Jesus and the Temple Tax Holy Trinity Anglican Church Fernandina Beach,

More information

What Does the Bible Say About... The Sinner s Prayer?

What Does the Bible Say About... The Sinner s Prayer? What Does the Bible Say About... The Sinner s Prayer? INTRODUCTION. A. Throughout this year, we have addressed several questions which often arise in Bible studies with people outside of the church. One

More information

Psalm 86:11. Ezekiel 22:30. Jeremiah 31:33. Luke 12:22-23. John 11:25

Psalm 86:11. Ezekiel 22:30. Jeremiah 31:33. Luke 12:22-23. John 11:25 Psalm 86:11 Teach me thy way, O LORD; I will walk in thy truth: unite my heart to fear thy name. Ezekiel 22:30 And I sought for a man among them, that should make up the hedge, and stand in the gap before

More information

Lesson 24 God s Love Revealed: in Hellfire?

Lesson 24 God s Love Revealed: in Hellfire? Lesson 24 God s Love Revealed: in Hellfire? 1) What is God s Character really like? Jeremiah 31:3 The LORD hath appeared of old unto me, saying, Yea, I have thee with an everlasting : therefore with have

More information

Level 2 Lesson 8. HINDRANCES TO HEALING By Andrew Wommack

Level 2 Lesson 8. HINDRANCES TO HEALING By Andrew Wommack Level 2 Lesson 8 HINDRANCES TO HEALING By Andrew Wommack In our previous lesson, I talked about the fact that it is God s will to heal, and that healing is part of the atonement. Much more could be said,

More information

1 Corinthians 2:1 And I, brethren, when I came to you, came not with excellency of speech or of wisdom, declaring unto you the testimony of God.

1 Corinthians 2:1 And I, brethren, when I came to you, came not with excellency of speech or of wisdom, declaring unto you the testimony of God. PREACH CHRIST AND HIM CRUCIFIED THE IMAGE OF GOD 1 Corinthians 2:1 And I, brethren, when I came to you, came not with excellency of speech or of wisdom, declaring unto you the testimony of God. 1 Corinthians

More information

The first mystery of the Church. Jesus calls all men to be his disciples. We pray for all the missionary work of the Church.

The first mystery of the Church. Jesus calls all men to be his disciples. We pray for all the missionary work of the Church. The first mystery of the Church Jesus calls all men to be his disciples Each of us is called to be a disciple of Christ, and that means to be one who learns from and follows Him. The reward of discipleship

More information

Baptism pathway church

Baptism pathway church a Personal Study on Baptism pathway church Matthew 3:16 - As soon as Jesus was baptized, He went up out of the water. At that moment heaven was opened and He saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove

More information

Jesus and the Counsellor in John s Gospel

Jesus and the Counsellor in John s Gospel Jesus and the Counsellor in John s Gospel In Jesus farewell speech, recorded in John s Gospel (chapters 13-17) Jesus introduces the disciples to one he calls the Counsellor. This Counsellor (the name itself

More information

The Temptation of Jesus

The Temptation of Jesus The Temptation of Jesus Jesus gave us an example of how to use God s Word when we are tempted. (Matthew 4:1-11) After being baptized, Jesus was led immediately into the wilderness by the Spirit of God

More information

Truth For These Times

Truth For These Times Truth For These Times 13. SUNDAY IN THE BIBLE Saturday, the seventh-day of the week, is the Bible Sabbath, but many Christians observe Sunday as a day of worship. Can such a stand be supported by the Bible?

More information

WELCOME TO GOD S FAMILY

WELCOME TO GOD S FAMILY WELCOME TO GOD S FAMILY To all who received him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God children born not of natural descent, nor of human decision or a husband

More information

Finding Out About Jesus

Finding Out About Jesus 18 Who Jesus Is LESSON 1 Finding Out About Jesus Who do you think Jesus is? Some people say He was a great teacher. Others say He was a prophet, a philosopher, a Western god, or a good man whose example

More information

What Good Things Can We Do With the Tongue?

What Good Things Can We Do With the Tongue? TONGUE What Good Things Can We Do With the Tongue? 1 What Good Things Can We Do With the Tongue? 2 Timothy 1:13 INTRODUCTION: A. Lesson Texts: 1. 2 Timothy 1:13 Hold fast the pattern of sound words which

More information

Mastering the Basics Lesson 16. In Christ: A New Creation

Mastering the Basics Lesson 16. In Christ: A New Creation Mastering the Basics Lesson 16 In Christ: A New Creation Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come! (2 Corinthians 5:17, NIV). A Christian is a person

More information

THEME: Jesus sent the Holy Spirit to indwell and empower us.

THEME: Jesus sent the Holy Spirit to indwell and empower us. Devotion NT285 CHILDREN S DEVOTIONS FOR THE WEEK OF: LESSON TITLE: The Day of Pentecost THEME: Jesus sent the Holy Spirit to indwell and empower us. Dear Parents SCRIPTURE: Acts 2:1-41 Dear Parents, Welcome

More information

The Marvelous Ministry of Jesus Matthew 4: 23-25

The Marvelous Ministry of Jesus Matthew 4: 23-25 The Marvelous Ministry of Jesus Matthew 4: 23-25 Our text today is dealing with the early ministry of Jesus. He had just come out of the wilderness after being tempted 40 days of Satan. He had begun to

More information

LESSON TITLE: Jesus Heals the Blind Man. THEME: Jesus is the light of the world. SCRIPTURE: John 9:1-41 CHILDREN S DEVOTIONS FOR THE WEEK OF:

LESSON TITLE: Jesus Heals the Blind Man. THEME: Jesus is the light of the world. SCRIPTURE: John 9:1-41 CHILDREN S DEVOTIONS FOR THE WEEK OF: Devotion NT245 CHILDREN S DEVOTIONS FOR THE WEEK OF: LESSON TITLE: Jesus Heals the Blind Man THEME: Jesus is the light of the world. SCRIPTURE: John 9:1-41 Dear Parents Welcome to Bible Time for Kids!

More information

KJV. King James Bible Study Correspondence Course An Outreach of Highway Evangelistic Ministries 5311 Windridge lane ~ Lockhart, Florida 32810 ~ USA

KJV. King James Bible Study Correspondence Course An Outreach of Highway Evangelistic Ministries 5311 Windridge lane ~ Lockhart, Florida 32810 ~ USA BAPTISM Lesson 3 Return pages 6 & 7 11 "Now That I Am Saved, Where Do I Start? Water baptism is an important step of obedience in the life of a Christian. At the beginning of this study, one must realize

More information

The Fourfold Gospel. Part IV: From First to Second Passover. Workbook Based on The Fourfold Gospel By: J.W. McGarvey and Philip Y.

The Fourfold Gospel. Part IV: From First to Second Passover. Workbook Based on The Fourfold Gospel By: J.W. McGarvey and Philip Y. The Fourfold Gospel Workbook Edition Part IV: From First to Second Passover Workbook Based on The Fourfold Gospel By: J.W. McGarvey and Philip Y. Pendleton Compiled By: Table of Contents Introduction:

More information

Clean If Leprosy Covers the Whole Body

Clean If Leprosy Covers the Whole Body Clean If Leprosy Covers the Whole Body Q: Pastor, in Leviticus chapter 13 of the Old Testament, it records about how the priest examines patient with a scab and leprosy, and concludes whether it is unclean.

More information

the woman caught in adultery

the woman caught in adultery the woman caught in adultery Christ to the World Ministries P. O. Box 360 Judson, Texas 75660 Bible study guide series 903-297-0704 903-297-0625 Fax Christ to the world ministries Bible study guide series

More information

Christ Before Pilate John 18:28-19:16 Part One

Christ Before Pilate John 18:28-19:16 Part One Sermon Transcript Christ Before Pilate John 18:28-19:16 Part One Jesus told His disciples in Matthew 5:18 that not the smallest letter or stroke would pass away from the Law until all was accomplished.

More information

LESSON TITLE: Anointing Jesus Feet. THEME: Jesus is worthy of all honor. life. SCRIPTURE: Luke 7:36-50 CHILDREN S DEVOTIONS FOR THE WEEK OF:

LESSON TITLE: Anointing Jesus Feet. THEME: Jesus is worthy of all honor. life. SCRIPTURE: Luke 7:36-50 CHILDREN S DEVOTIONS FOR THE WEEK OF: Devotion NT231 CHILDREN S DEVOTIONS FOR THE WEEK OF: LESSON TITLE: Anointing Jesus Feet life. THEME: Jesus is worthy of all honor. SCRIPTURE: Luke 7:36-50 Dear Parents Welcome to Bible Time for Kids! Bible

More information

February Prayer Guide

February Prayer Guide February 1 st Friday Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God is one LORD: And thou shalt love the LORD thy God with all thine heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy might. (Deuteronomy 6:4-5) Prayer:

More information

Bible Doctrines I. Salvation, Eternal Security, Baptism, Repentance, Holiness, The Fear of the Lord, The Blood of Christ, and Forgiveness

Bible Doctrines I. Salvation, Eternal Security, Baptism, Repentance, Holiness, The Fear of the Lord, The Blood of Christ, and Forgiveness Bible Doctrines I Salvation, Eternal Security, Baptism, Repentance, Holiness, The Fear of the Lord, The Blood of Christ, and Forgiveness Eight Lessons Bible Study Course Study to shew thyself approved

More information

Is the Law the first 5 books of the Old Testament or all of the Old Testament?

Is the Law the first 5 books of the Old Testament or all of the Old Testament? Is the Law the first 5 books of the Old Testament or all of the Old Testament? The Law is the entire Old Testament. This is especially true to Jesus and to Paul whom argued the application of law and grace

More information

2017 Arkansas Youth SAMPLE Bible Drill CYCLE 3 - GREEN

2017 Arkansas Youth SAMPLE Bible Drill CYCLE 3 - GREEN 2017 Arkansas Youth SAMPLE Bible Drill CYCLE 3 - GREEN This SAMPLE Drill has been prepared to: - assist leaders in seeing how a drill is conducted - guide leaders in preparing drills for practice - use

More information

The Conversion of the Three Thousand on Pentecost

The Conversion of the Three Thousand on Pentecost The Conversion of the Three Thousand on Pentecost Act 2:1-47 I. INTRODUCTION: A. A Brief Analysis of Acts Chapter Two 1. Acts 2:1-4 stipulates the time and the place of the fulfillment of the promise to

More information

Level 1 Lesson 4. RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD By Andrew Wommack

Level 1 Lesson 4. RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD By Andrew Wommack Level 1 Lesson 4 RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD By Andrew Wommack One of the most important things about relationship is to understand the person with whom you re going to have relationship, and that also applies

More information

Matthew 5:31-32 Divorce and Remarriage

Matthew 5:31-32 Divorce and Remarriage Matthew 5:31-32 Divorce and Remarriage Introduction I. Matthew 5:31-32 A. Verse 31 It was also said 1. This is actually an inference from the Law. 2. Deuteronomy 24:1-4 When a man takes a wife and marries

More information

THE GOSPELS Unit 5 (2014 Revised)

THE GOSPELS Unit 5 (2014 Revised) THE GOSPELS (2014 Revised) CONCEPT: Each of the New Testament gospels, Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, were written by different people. Each writes about Jesus in his own unique way, but all agree that

More information

Blind Man Near Bethsaida is Healed. Mark 8:22-26

Blind Man Near Bethsaida is Healed. Mark 8:22-26 http://www.biblestudyworkshop.com 1 Blind Man Near Bethsaida is Healed Mark 8:22-26 http://www.biblestudyworkshop.com 2 Text: Mark 8:22-26, Healing of a Blind Man 22. And he cometh to Bethsaida; and they

More information

Unless otherwise indicated all Scripture quotations are taken from the King James Version of the Bible.

Unless otherwise indicated all Scripture quotations are taken from the King James Version of the Bible. Unless otherwise indicated all Scripture quotations are taken from the King James Version of the Bible. 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 52 51 50 49 48 47 46 In Him ISBN-13: 978-0-89276-052-7 ISBN-10: 0-89276-052-4

More information

Note: Where a Scripture text is underlined in the body of this discussion, it is recommended that the reader look up and read that passage.

Note: Where a Scripture text is underlined in the body of this discussion, it is recommended that the reader look up and read that passage. 7 th Sunday of Easter Cycle C Note: Where a Scripture text is underlined in the body of this discussion, it is recommended that the reader look up and read that passage. Introduction It doesn t seem like

More information

Baptism Self-Study Guide

Baptism Self-Study Guide Baptism Self-Study Guide Our Salvation 1. Why am I here? a) God made me to love me! John 3:16 b) We were created to enjoy a personal relationship with God and to manage all of the rest of God s creation.

More information

How To Study Your Bible (part 5 Seven C s of History) 2 Timothy 2:15 rightly dividing the word of truth (cf. 2 Tim. 3:15-17)

How To Study Your Bible (part 5 Seven C s of History) 2 Timothy 2:15 rightly dividing the word of truth (cf. 2 Tim. 3:15-17) Right Divisions #4 (6/2/13am) Bible Bap3st Church, Port Orchard, WA Dr. Al Hughes How To Study Your Bible (part 5 Seven C s of History) 2 Timothy 2:15 rightly dividing the word of truth (cf. 2 Tim. 3:15-17)

More information

Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit: As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.

Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit: As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen. Traditional Prayers The Sign of the Cross. In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen The Lord's Prayer, or Our Father. Our Father, Who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name.

More information

Lessons are prepared by Ledeta LeMariam Sunday School Alexandria, Virginia. For information please contact: Yonas Assefa

Lessons are prepared by Ledeta LeMariam Sunday School Alexandria, Virginia. For information please contact: Yonas Assefa Lessons are prepared by Ledeta LeMariam Sunday School Alexandria, Virginia For information please contact: Yonas Assefa Email: ledetasunday@yahoo.com In the name of the Father, and the Son, and the Holy

More information

Basic Bible Doctrine Study Series Session 2 Believer s Baptism

Basic Bible Doctrine Study Series Session 2 Believer s Baptism Basic Bible Doctrine Study Series Session 2 Believer s Baptism As indicated by the name, a primary Baptist distinction is our practice of believer's baptism and our rejection of infant baptism. Baptists

More information

Baptism & The Sinner s Prayer By Tim Warner Copyright Pristine Faith Restoration Society

Baptism & The Sinner s Prayer By Tim Warner Copyright Pristine Faith Restoration Society Baptism & The Sinner s Prayer By Tim Warner Copyright Pristine Faith Restoration Society The Sinner's Prayer as a Substitute for Biblical Baptism For the first fifteen hundred years of Christianity, baptism

More information

WILL WE BE MARRIED IN THE LIFE AFTER DEATH?

WILL WE BE MARRIED IN THE LIFE AFTER DEATH? Explanatory Notes: WILL WE BE MARRIED IN THE LIFE AFTER DEATH? Series title: Topic: Marriage in heaven / heaven as a marriage Table of Contents: Message 1: What is the Life after Death Like? p. 1 Message

More information

THE CHURCH OF GOD SABBATH SCHOOL LESSONS

THE CHURCH OF GOD SABBATH SCHOOL LESSONS THE TEN COMMANDMENTS I. Thou shalt have no other gods before me. II. Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath,

More information

Why The Bible. Was Written

Why The Bible. Was Written Why The Bible Was Written By: Bro Jerry Humphries Permission to download for personal use or classroom setting. Any or All of the documents are NOT to be sold. For Revised Edition See: http://lcgi.org

More information

Tri-State Senior Camp Bible Quiz 2015 The Book of John

Tri-State Senior Camp Bible Quiz 2015 The Book of John Tri-State Senior Camp Bible Quiz 2015 The Book of John Who is the author of John John the Apostle Quote John 1:1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God and the Word was God Who was sent

More information

DEFINITION. what is your OF A CHRISTIAN? Here s what the Bible says...

DEFINITION. what is your OF A CHRISTIAN? Here s what the Bible says... what is your DEFINITION OF A CHRISTIAN? Here s what the Bible says... John 1:12-13 So, if all we must do is believe in God, why isn t everyone called a Christian? 1 John 3:10 God calls us to live righteously

More information

Nehemiah s Prayer of Supplication (Part 1 of #2) Nehemiah 1: 5-11

Nehemiah s Prayer of Supplication (Part 1 of #2) Nehemiah 1: 5-11 Nehemiah s Prayer of Supplication (Part 1 of #2) Nehemiah 1: 5-11 As we began our study in the book of Nehemiah we found him serving the Persian king Artaxerxes in the palace of Shushan. His brethren had

More information

Daily Nuggets. from the Gospel of John

Daily Nuggets. from the Gospel of John Daily Nuggets from the Gospel of John A series of daily Bible readings and drills to be used in Youth Classes, as a daily devotional or as an aid in home schools for including Bible reading in the curriculum.

More information

Nativity Program Night of Miracles

Nativity Program Night of Miracles Nativity Program Night of Miracles Introduction The night of our Savior s birth was miraculous for many reasons. It was an unforgettable night a night when centuries old prophecy came miraculously true,

More information

Matthew 15:1-20 The Lord Condemned the Pharisees for Their Moral Defilement

Matthew 15:1-20 The Lord Condemned the Pharisees for Their Moral Defilement TALKS FOR GROWING CHRISTIANS TRANSCRIPT Matthew 15:1-20 The Lord Condemned the Pharisees for Their Moral Defilement Matthew 15:1-20, Then the scribes and Pharisees who were from Jerusalem came to Jesus,

More information

Book of Psalms Psalm 22

Book of Psalms Psalm 22 The Gospel According to David Book of Psalms Psalm 22 Psalms 22, 23, and 24 make up a trilogy called the Shepherd Psalms. In Psalm 22, Jesus is the Good Shepherd who died for the sheep. In Psalm 23, Jesus

More information

S T A T E M E N T O F F A I T H

S T A T E M E N T O F F A I T H STATEMENT OF FAITH SECTION 1 THE BIBLE: We believe that the Bible is the written Word of God, inspired by the Holy Spirit, and completely truthful in all it affirms. It bears witness to Jesus Christ, the

More information

International Sunday School Lesson Study Notes May 22, 2016. Lesson Text: Luke 18:15-27; Mark 10:16 Lesson Title: Childlike Faith.

International Sunday School Lesson Study Notes May 22, 2016. Lesson Text: Luke 18:15-27; Mark 10:16 Lesson Title: Childlike Faith. International Sunday School Lesson Study Notes May 22, 2016 Lesson Text: Luke 18:15-27; Mark 10:16 Lesson Title: Childlike Faith Introduction In our previous lesson from Luke 18:9-14, we looked at the

More information

And the Books Were Opened

And the Books Were Opened JUDGMENT DAY And the Books Were Opened 1 And the Books Were Opened Hebrews 9:27 INTRODUCTION: A. Have you thought of the reality of the judgment day? 1. Judgment day is a real day! 2. Judgment day is a

More information

Divorce A Biblical View

Divorce A Biblical View Divorce A Biblical View I. Definition of terms: We have allowed a mistaken view of the two words below to become the traditional view. Our purpose is not to uphold tradition, but to discover what is true,

More information

God Gives You Rules for Living

God Gives You Rules for Living 54 Bible Ethics LESSON 4 God Gives You Rules for Living To get a driver s license, you must first pass a test on the signs and rules which car drivers need to know. If we follow the rules of the road,

More information

INFANT BAPTISM. Readings

INFANT BAPTISM. Readings INFANT BAPTISM SUGGESTED SCRIPURE READINGS, PSALMS AND PRAYERS OF THE FAITHFUL (Please choose ONE Reading, ONE Psalm, and One or Two People to read the Prayers of The Faithful. You may also like to choose

More information

Now Peter sat outside in the courtyard. And a servant girl came to him, saying, You also were with Jesus of Galilee.

Now Peter sat outside in the courtyard. And a servant girl came to him, saying, You also were with Jesus of Galilee. TALKS FOR GROWING CHRISTIANS TRANSCRIPT Our Lord s Trial Before Caiaphas, and Peter s Denial of the Lord Matthew 26:57-75 And those who had laid hold of Jesus led Him away to Caiaphas the high priest,

More information

PERSONAL BIBLE STUDY KEY VERSES:

PERSONAL BIBLE STUDY KEY VERSES: PERSONAL BIBLE STUDY KEY VERSES: So let us stop going over the basic teachings about Christ again and again. Let us go on instead and become mature in our understanding. Surely we don t need to start again

More information

TRUE CHURCH GROWTH Acts 9:31

TRUE CHURCH GROWTH Acts 9:31 TBC 10/6/02 p.m. TRUE CHURCH GROWTH Acts 9:31 Intro: After the Lord Jesus ascended back to the Father, it became immediately apparent that His apostles, the early deacons, and those who were being saved,

More information

Parable of the Talents Matthew 25:14-30

Parable of the Talents Matthew 25:14-30 http://www.biblestudyworkshop.org 1 Parable of the Talents Matthew 25:14-30 http://www.biblestudyworkshop.org 2 Text: Matthew 25:14-30, Parable of the Talents 14. For the kingdom of heaven is as a man

More information

THE ORDER OF THE MASS

THE ORDER OF THE MASS THE ORDER OF THE MASS The first part of the Mass is about getting to know everyone and welcoming everyone to God s house. It s called the INTRODUCTORY RITES. Entrance Song We sing to celebrate that we

More information

Mastering the Gospel Presentation

Mastering the Gospel Presentation Mastering the Gospel Presentation Welcome to the CMF Training page on Mastering a Gospel Presentation. This may be the most important thing that you do and you need to be able to do this as you grow in

More information

What is Baptism? hostile to us; and He has taken it out of the way, having nailed it to the cross.

What is Baptism? hostile to us; and He has taken it out of the way, having nailed it to the cross. What is Baptism? Romans 6:1-4 What shall we say, then? Shall we go on sinning so that grace may increase? 2 By no means! We died to sin; how can we live in it any longer? 3 Or don't you know that all of

More information

Except for Fornication

Except for Fornication Except for Fornication A young couple in their early 20 s just got married. Oh what joy! However, about a year later the husband finds out his wife has been sleeping around with her former boyfriend who

More information

THEME: We should take every opportunity to tell others about Jesus.

THEME: We should take every opportunity to tell others about Jesus. Devotion NT307 CHILDREN S DEVOTIONS FOR THE WEEK OF: LESSON TITLE: Paul Goes Before Agrippa THEME: We should take every opportunity to tell others about Jesus. SCRIPTURE: Acts 25:13 26:32 Dear Parents

More information