The Bible Essentials Bibliography

The Bible Essentials Bibliography

The following volumes provide the source material for the Bible Essentials Series. Additional volumes will be added as needed   NIV Storyline Bible Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan All rights reserved The Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Book introductions and articles copyright © 2018 by …

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Leviticus Essentials

Leviticus Essentials

The message The holy God makes his people holy, calls them to be holy, and provides atonement through blood when they are not. Storyline When Christ died on the cross for sinners, there was no longer any need for the Levitical system of blood sacrifice. Indeed, Leviticus was pointing toward this ultimate sacrifice all along, …

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NLT Giant Print Bible Review

NLT Giant Print Bible Review

  The NLT Giant Print Reference Bible brings one of the most helpful English translations of the Bible to one of the most helpful formats, giant print. Before we continue the review, Tyndale House Publishers provided this Bible free of charge in exchange for an honest review. I was not required to give a positive …

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Exodus Essentials Lesson Notes

Exodus Essentials Lesson Notes

Exodus- Story of Redemption   The message Trust, obey and worship the redeeming, covenant-making God who is with us.   Storyline In Exodus the Lord saved His people in a manner that foreshadowed the ministry of Jesus. First, He came to them while they were in bondage and freed them. He did so not on …

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Genesis Essentials Lesson Notes

Genesis Essentials Lesson Notes

Naturally we begin the Bible Essentials with Genesis…   Storyline When God rebuked Satan in Genesis 3:15, He outlined the plot of the entire rest of the Bible: “I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your offspring and hers; he will crush your head, and you will strike his heel.” Indeed, …

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Reading Plans for Genesis

Reading Plans for Genesis

7 Day Overview of Genesis Scripure Passage Sunday: Genesis 1:1–5, 26–31; 2:7–22   Creation   Topic Monday: Genesis 3:1–24   The Fall   Tuesday: Genesis 6:1–7; 7:7–24; 8:6–11, 18–22; 9:1–16   The Flood   Wednesday: Genesis 11:1–9   Languages   Thursday: Genesis 12:1–9; 13:14–18; 15:1–21; 17:4–8; 22:15–20; 26:1–5; 28:10–15   The Abrahamic Call and Covenant …

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CSB Pastor’s Bible (Recovered Content)

CSB Pastor’s Bible (Recovered Content)

The following content has been recovered and reposted for your enjoyment.   Click for photos The most important tool any pastor carries is his Bible and a number of publishers have released special Bibles for pastors, all of which are worth consideration.  Previously, we have reviewed the EVS Pastor’s Bible from Crossway and today we …

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Introducing the Bible Essentials Series

Introducing the Bible Essentials Series

Introducing the Bible Essentials Series As we transition into 2021 and the Bible Essentials Series, I want to provide some background as well as structural/organizational materials for you to better understand the Bible. Let’s begin with some introductory material adapted from What the Bible Is All About by Dr. Henrietta Mears, Halley’s Bible Handbook, Wilmington’s …

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Structural Elements of the Bible

Structural Elements of the Bible

As we prepare for the Bible Essentials Series, I would like us to look at, separate from our series introduction, some structural elements of the Bible, namely a Timeline of Redemptive History and the 7 Dispensations of Revelation and Redemption   Period of Redemptive History Approximate Dates Creation and Early World Creation until c. 2000 …

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