Everyone believes in something ... Alan's personal, spiritual beliefs are a very important part of what he has always been all about and a very significant aspect concerning what inspires him to write and perform.
Home Bible studies are becoming increasingly popular. Many people across America are tired of not hearing the teachings of the Bible in their local churches and are turning to the Word of God itself through home study groups ... and with great satisfaction.
The New International Version of the Bible, in its preface, reads "In regard to the divine name YHWH, commonly referred to as the Tetragrammaton, the translators adopted the device used in most English versions of rendering that name as "Lord"... " -- noting the fact that most all English translations of the Bible have indeed replaced Yahweh (or YHWH - ) with the Lord.
Many people don't understand the concept of the rapture ... not because of their lack of understanding about eschatology; the study of last-days prophecy, but because of their lack of understanding about ecclesiology; the study of the Church; the mystery of the Body of Christ.
Charles A. Clough (Audio: Free MP3s)
Wow! Charles A. Clough is a most amazing teacher! Here are audio files you can listen to ... all free MP3s to listen to or to download. Your understanding of the Scriptures and the world we live in will be wonderfully augmented listening to these!
Chuck Missler (Audio: Free MP3s)
Chuck is my favorite teacher. Here are audio files you can listen to ... listed by Book and then by Chapter. You'll never go wrong listening to these!
Dr. Bob Utley
This extensive collection of free commentaries represent the ministry of Dr. Bob Utley, a retired Professor of Hermeneutics with more than 16 years of full-time university teaching experience in the U.S. and now an international Bible teacher.
Dr. David Platt | Secret Church (Audio: Free MP3s and/or Video: Free MP4s, including Study Materials)
Here are a series of studies for students and/or teachers. These studies are awesome! "Who Is God?" ... "How to Study the Bible" ... "Book-by-Book Overview of the New Testament" ... "Why Study the New Testament?" ... "The Overall Story of the New Testament" ... "Why Study the Old Testament?" ... "Book-by-Book Overview of the Old Testament" ... "Why Did God Give Us the Old Testament?" ... do yourself a big favor and check these out!
Various Commentaries On Scriptures
If you are looking for educational materials to help you better understand the Bible, there are many teachers available who explain and interpret the Scriptures in detail for you.
Where do people go when they die? What are the different locations in Heaven and in Hell? What is the difference between Sheol or Hades, the Abyss, the Pitt, Abaddon and Tartarus? What is the Prayer of Salvation ... and how do I pray it? If you are asking these questions, this is for you.
It's one thing to search a scripture and see, via a Strong's reference number, that the Almighty refers to an original usage like El Shaddai ... or to discover that Almighty has a Strong's reference number of 07706 ... but what if you want to find the meaning of a usage such as El Shaddai? Well, here's a tool that will let you do that.
What are the true definitions of "life" and "death" ... "soul" and "spirit" ... and what is Salvation Past, Present and Future all about? Here, I expound on my own study and findings about these issues.
The New International Version of the Bible is not as poor as many others, but it does have some very serious faults. If you own a New International Version of the Bible, get yourself a fresh cup of coffee, grab your favorite markers or pens and start noting the 204 errors and corrections I have listed here. It takes a few hours to do this ... but when you are finished, you will have a fully Corrected NIV Bible!
This tool will retrieve a range of verses from the King James Version of the Bible. You may select any book of the Bible from the drop-down menu ... then, by entering the Chapter and Verse Range you can read any portion of Scripture you want.
You can look up any word or phrase you like and discover every single place it appears in the Bible while discovering the Greek or Hebrew language that was originally penned, clarifying the true meaning and intent of any Scripture.
Sincere attention really does need to be applied if you want to study from a Bible that accurately interprets the Old and New Testaments of the Holy Scriptures. This is important because the Bible is not just a book ... it is a divinely inspired work.