Prophecies of Jesus the Christ

Prophecies are one of the most convincing forms of evidence that Jesus was the Christ. In the Old Testament we have evidence of the pre-existence of Jesus from the creation account (Genesis 3:13-15). This is referenced again in John 1:1. There are also hundreds of prophecies which predicted the Messiah and different aspects of his […]

New Bookmark and Teaching Ideas – Sermon Scripture Checklist For Children

Recently I’ve been trying a new approach in my teen Bible class, and it has really started to pay off. This new bookmark that is about to come out is one of the results of these changes. You can read the back story below, but here’s how to use the bookmark in a few different […]

Updates – First Poster and New Tracts from House to House/Heart to Heart

Another Exciting Week I’m excited with the progress this week. Several big pieces of PTP are starting to move into place. Soon you will be seeing the final and official schedule instead of just the tentative one for Polishing the Pulpit. I just checked the registration database and 714 people have registered for PTP this […]

Updates – Big PTP Announcements and Archaeology Moles

Big News For Polishing the Pulpit (PTP) 2013 The last week has produced several bigĀ announcementsĀ for PTP 2013. With over 600 people already registered, and what will be an estimated crowd of 3000 people, PTP 2013 is shaping up to be the biggest and best ever. PTP Schedule Released With over 700 sessions (officially 24% more […]

Interesting Updates Week of April 29, 2013

Sotheby’s Auction of Most Valuable Book Most agree that the first book printed in North America was the Bay Psalm Book. Printed in 1636, they translated the Psalms into English. They were hoping for a translation that reflected the original Hebrew text more closely than the King James Version. They also wanted the Psalms to […]

Bible Proofs Part 3 – Biblical Sex Laws – Biblical Sex Education

In part one of this series we examined the ancient world’s view of medical science and in part two we looked at food laws. Part three we will examine the sex laws in the Bible, how they differed from surrounding cultures, and how they protected God’s people from a variety of problems. Limits on Sexual […]

Romans – Intro, Righteousness and Justification

My new year’s resolution is to get back to posting on here. The folder of things I would like to put on BibleNest is getting pretty thick, but my time is getting thin. I’ve decided to start with posting my notes from the college class on Romans. These were requested about two months ago, but […]

PTP – Behind the Scenes 3

We are 15 days away and I am excited. Any of you who are reading this…you should be excited too. This is going to be so cool. Now, originally I had wanted to update this behind the scenes section every few weeks to keep you excited about PTP. Well, it has been 71 days since […]

PTP – Behind the Scenes 2

With only 100 days left until PTP (REGISTER NOW!) I have a question for you. Do you remember that scene at the end of the first Indiana Jones movie where “top men” are examining the ark? In reality, it is boxed up and taken to what seems to be an endless warehouse for safe keeping. […]

PTP – Behind the Scenes

Tabernacle Starts to Come Together Okay, I know…I know, I haven’t updated the blog in 80 days. In that time Jules Verne could have gone around the world in a balloon. I feel bad about it, but I wanted you all to know that I have been working on other projects; exciting projects, and now […]