Apostles of Jesus

Table of “The Twelve” chosen by Jesus as apostles from among His disciples as listed in the gospel accounts and the book of Acts. Includes scripture references to the lists, and to the first mention of each name on the lists in each book.

Why Study God’s Word?

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Part 2 of the review of last year’s Sunday evening study at Mt. Freedom Baptist Church.

Approach to Bible Study and Teaching

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Declaration of my beliefs about God’s Word – the Bible – and my approach to Bible study in preparation for resuming Sunday evening study of Matthew at Mt. Freedom Baptist Church

Genesis 36 – The Genealogy of Esau

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The Word dedicates a chapter of Genesis to listing some of Esau’s (Edom’s) descendants before returning to the main theme.

Genesis 34 – Blasphemous Injustice

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Jabob & Leah’s sons Simeon and Levi take shameful vengeance on the men of Shechem after the son of the city’s leader had forced their sister Dinah to have sex with him.

Genesis 31 – Jacob Returns to Canaan

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In this chapter, God called Jacob to return with his wives, children, and livestock from serving his uncle Laban in Padan Aram to the land of Canaan he had fled twenty years earlier to escape the anger of his brother Esau.

2 Corinthians 5 – Be Reconciled to God

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Paul continues his letter of reconciliation to the church in Corinth. He speaks Christians being new creations, of being present with the LORD when we leave our bodies, and of Jesus reconciling us to God through His death on the cross.

Genesis 25 – Sibling Rivalry

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In this chapter, we find the death of Abraham, and the birth of his twin grandsons – Esau and Jacob. We find here the rivalry between these brothers, culminating in Esau’s forfeiture of his birthright.

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