Bible Study Notes on Daniel 2 – 20160427

Bible Study Notes

Daniel 2:1  “…in the second year of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar …” Caught my attention as scripture tells us that Nebuchadnezzar had besieged Jerusalem before, and Daniel 1:5 tells us that they trained for service for three years.  I have found in dealing with Daniel that you must take in the . . . → Read More: Bible Study Notes on Daniel 2 – 20160427

Bible Study Notes on Daniel 1 – 20160423

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Daniel 1:1  “…Jehoiakim king of Judah…” Cross reference 2 Kings 23 and 24 and 2 Chronicles 36.

2  “…part of the vessels of the house of God…he brought the vessels into the treasure house of his god” We find in Ezra that God protected the articles that Nebuchadnezzar took.  They were . . . → Read More: Bible Study Notes on Daniel 1 – 20160423

Bible Study Notes on 2 Peter 3 – 20160422

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2 Peter 3:1-2  “This second epistle, beloved, I now write unto you; in both which I stir up your pure minds by way of remembrance:  That ye may be mindful of the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of us the apostles of the Lord . . . → Read More: Bible Study Notes on 2 Peter 3 – 20160422

Bible Study Notes on 2 Peter 2 – 20160420

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2 Peter 2:1  “…false prophets also among the people…” The old testament mentions the existence of the false prophets and occasionally mentions them by name, but not often.  Would be interesting to know how many there were or how prevalent it was for the false ones to speak out.

1  “…false . . . → Read More: Bible Study Notes on 2 Peter 2 – 20160420

The Better Way

Judges 7:19-20  “So Gideon, and the hundred men that were with him, came unto the outside of the camp in the beginning of the middle watch; and they had but newly set the watch: and they blew the trumpets, and brake the pitchers that were in their hands.  And the three companies blew the trumpets, . . . → Read More: The Better Way

Bible Study Notes on 2 Peter 1 – 20160416

Bible Study Notes

2 Peter 1:4  “…exceeding great and precious promises…by these ye might be partakers of the divine nature…” Promise of salvation.  Promise that our sins are forgiven and are no longer held against us.  Promise that when our bodies fail on this earth, we will find ourselves with Christ.  Promise that our . . . → Read More: Bible Study Notes on 2 Peter 1 – 20160416

Bible Study Notes on 1 Peter 5 – 20160415

Bible Study Notes

1 Peter 5:3  “Neither as being lords over God’s heritage, but being examples to the flock.” It’s always been distasteful to me when leaders in businesses or organizations have a superiority or supremacy attitude towards those they are supposed to be leading, but more so in the church.  Our example is . . . → Read More: Bible Study Notes on 1 Peter 5 – 20160415

Bible Study Notes on 1 Peter 4 – 20160414

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1 Peter 4:1  “…he…hath ceased from sin” Not that we are perfect or sinless after we accept Christ, but that we don’t live for sin any longer.  We live for Him.

4  “…they think it strange that ye run not with them to the same excess of riot, speaking evil of . . . → Read More: Bible Study Notes on 1 Peter 4 – 20160414

The Woodworker’s Shop

Jeremiah 18:1-3  “The word which came to Jeremiah from the Lord, saying, Arise, and go down to the potter’s house, and there I will cause thee to hear my words.  Then I went down to the potter’s house, and, behold, he wrought a work on the wheels.”

I dreamed I went to a woodworker’s shop.  . . . → Read More: The Woodworker’s Shop

Bible Study Notes on 1 Peter 3 – 20160413

Bible Study Notes

1 Peter 3:1  “…in subjection to your own husbands…” It amazes me how many people, especially women, have a problem with that phrase.  I have put that phrase to women on questionnaires and asked them to share what it means to them.  Most of the time I either receive no answer . . . → Read More: Bible Study Notes on 1 Peter 3 – 20160413