Essential Ingredients to Effective Evangelism

In this lesson, we will discuss the conversion of the three thousand in Acts chapter 2 and the essential ingredients to effective evangelism. This includes 1) The Presence of the Holy Spirit, 2) People of the Dispersion, 3) Prophets of the Old Testament, 4) Preachers of the Gospel, 5) Penitent of Heart, 6) Persistent in Faithfulness. The hearer should be familiar with the events in Acts 2 and the principles of evangelism as related to this conversion account. The aim of this lesson is to help the hearer understand more about the principles of evangelism taught in Acts 2.

What Does It Mean to Quench the Spirit?

When you quench a fire, you put out the fire. When you quench your thirst, your thirst goes away. The word “spirit” here could refer to the Holy Spirit, or one’s own personal spirit. Either way, spirit is the source of all things spiritual. So the basic meaning of the command is not to put out the source of all things spiritual.

How We Got the Bible – Transmission and Translation

In this lesson we will examine how we got the Bible. We will briefly look at the canonization, the transmission, and the translation of the text. The student should be able to briefly discuss the concepts of canonization, transmission and translation. The aim of this lesson is to help all understand that the Bible has been accurately preserved throughout the ages for our benefit and that we have what they had.

How We Got the Bible – Canonization

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/canonization-part-3-how-we-got-the-bible.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSTITLE: How We Got the Bible – Canonization SUBJECT: Bible PROPOSITION: In this lesson we will examine how we got the Bible. We will briefly look at the canonization, the transmission, and the translation of the text. OBJECTIVE: The student should be able to briefly discuss […]

God Has Spoken – Will We Hear the Bible?

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/god-has-spoken-will-we-hear-the-bible.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSTITLE: God Has Spoken: Will We Hear the Bible? SUBJECT: Evangelism PROPOSITION: God has spoken to us today through the Bible. The Bible is divided into two parts: the Old Testament and the New Testament. The Bible tells us about Jesus. OBJECTIVE: We need to understand […]

The Tenth Commandment – Thou Shalt Not Covet

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/the-tenth-commandment-thou-shalt-not-covet.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDate written: 8 October 2015 SUBJECT: Ten Commandments TITLE: The Tenth Commandment – Thou Shalt Not Covet PROPOSITION: In this lesson we will study the 10th commandment. We will look at what covetousness means, God’s law under the Old Testament, and God’s law today under the […]

The Ninth Commandment – Thou Shalt Not Bear False Witness

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/the-ninth-commandment-thou-shalt-not-bear-false-witness.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDate written: 10 September 2015 SUBJECT: Ten Commandments TITLE: The Ninth Commandment – Thou Shalt Not Bear False Witness PROPOSITION: In this lesson we will study the ninth commandment not to bear false witness. We will define the commandment, study what the Old Testament said about […]

The Seventh Commandment – Thou Shalt Not Commit Adultery

http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/the-seventh-commandment-thou-shalt-not-commit-adultery.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDate written: November 16th, 2013 SUBJECT: Ten Commandments TITLE: The Seventh Commandment – Thou Shalt Not Commit Adultery PROPOSITION: In this lesson we will examine the seventh command—Thou Shalt Not Commit Adultery. We will define adultery, and then examine the command under the Old Covenant and […]