Bible Study

Who was Tabitha in the Bible?

Sometimes there is confusion as to who was Tabitha in the Bible. Why is this? Her story is found in the book of Acts, at the time when persecution had caused the early church to scatter. Tabitha’s story emerges through the travels of the apostle Peter, as the gospel began to spread out from Jerusalem into the surrounding areas. Who was she and what did Tabitha do?

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Bible Study, Biblical Women

Who Were The Female Disciples of Jesus? Is It Important To Know?

Sometimes we focus on the twelve disciples of Jesus, those men whom He had called to accompany Him throughout His public ministry. But what often goes unnoticed is the number of female disciples of Jesus who were part of His support team. Their role was also significant and acknowledged by the Lord…

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Bible Study, Biblical Women

Martha And Mary A Reminder To Choose The Best!

In the small village of Bethany about two miles from Jerusalem, on the slopes of the Mount of Olives, lived two sisters with their brother. This small family group were all good friends with Jesus and enjoyed spending time in His company. The story of Jesus visiting the home of Martha and Mary, reveals the balance between service and devotion. In the interaction between the two sisters, Jesus brings a gentle reminder to choose what is best…

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Bible Study

How To Do Character Bible Studies

There are a variety of methods and many topics to choose from in studying the Bible. Sometimes it can seem overwhelming to include study in our daily or weekly routine. But it doesn’t have to be like that! Character Bible studies offer a different way of exploring Scripture. They are relatable, and often bring the Bible to life by revealing God’s intentional relationship with His people.

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Christian Living

God of Restoration – Healing our Brokenness

Restoration simply means returning something to its original condition. Our belief that God is a God of restoration is the basis of our hope, and it is fundamental to our faith as Christians. We are reconciled to God, and our relationship with Him is restored forever, by faith in Jesus Christ. But that is only the beginning, God is the Master restorer and His restoration work reaches out to ALL things!

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Bible Study, Biblical Women

Women Prophets in the Bible – Who Were They?

Does it come as a surprise that there are women prophets in the Bible, or maybe that there are more than you thought? But who were they? There is a list here of inspiring women, who prophesied, from the Old and New Testament Scriptures. Some are only mentioned briefly while others are women who fulfilled their godly calling, who were bold and courageous to speak God’s word. And more than that, they acted in faith and sought to honor God through their actions. We will explore who they were, but before we do that let’s first examine exactly what is a prophetess.

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