Christian Graces – Love

To add agape love to our lives we must 1) Know and Believe Jesus, 2) Understand the Proper Place of Self, 3) See Others as God Sees Them. The listener should be able to understand how all the Christian Graces work together to promote agape love through Christ Jesus. This lesson is designed to show how the Christian Graces culminate in love and relate to Jesus and His life.

Arrested for Preaching the Resurrection

In this lesson, we will study Acts 4. The apostles were arrested for preaching the resurrection. How did they handle this? We will note: 1) The Situation of the Arrest, 2) The Steadfastness of the Apostles, 3) The Sentence of the Sanhedrim, 4) The Supplication of the Saints. The hearer will be able to understand how the early church dealt with the problem of preaching the gospel in the face of opposition. We want to know how the early church handled problems so that we can imitate their faith.

Jesus is God: A Study of Hebrews Chapter One

In Hebrews 1 we learn that Jesus is God due to His 1) Authority as God, 2) Identity as God, 3) Relationship to the Creation as God, 4) Superiority over the angels as God. We want to understand that because Jesus is God, he can be the perfect high priestly mediator between God and man. The aim of this lesson is to understand who Jesus really is in relationship to all things.

Who or What is a High Priest?

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/who-or-what-is-a-high-priest.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSWho and what is a high priest? The Bible speaks of many different kinds of priests.  In Genesis 14:18 we read of the first high priest that the Bible introduces to us.  “And Melchizedek king of Salem brought forth bread and wine: and he was the […]

Why did Melchizedek meet Abram in Genesis 14?

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/why-did-melchizedek-meet-abram.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSIn Genesis 14:17-18, Melchizedek brings forth bread and wine. Was he residing in Sodom?  If not, where did he come from, and why was he on the scene? Let’s read Genesis 14:17-18: “And the king of Sodom went out to meet him at the Valley of […]