This study began November 9, 1986. The text is Colossians 1:10-29 (KJV): "10 That ye might walk worthy of the Lord unto all pleasing, being fruitful in every good work, and increasing in the knowledge of God; 11 Strengthened with all might, according to his glorious power, unto all patience and longsuffering with joyfulness;12 Giving thanks unto the Father, which hath made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light: 13 Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son: 14 In whom we have redemption through his...
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Secrets (Mysteries) Revealed in Scripture - Part 1
Secrets (Mysteries) Revealed in Scripture - Part 2
Part 2 of this study discusses the revealed plan of God and His hidden purpose. The scripture reading is Ephesians 1:3 KJV;
"3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who hath blessed us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ:"
Ephesians 2:6: "And hath raised us up together, and made us sit together in heavenly places in Christ Jesus:" Colossians 3:1-11: "1 If ye then be
risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God. 2 Set your affection on things above, not on
things on the...
Secrets (Mysteries) Revealed in Scripture - Part 3
This lesson is Part 3 of the study "God's Will" and deals with the subject of the timing of the Lord's return. The scripture is found in 2 Thessalonians 2:1-12 KJV:
"1 Now we beseech you, brethren, by the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, and by our gathering together unto him, 2 That ye be not soon shaken in mind, or be troubled,
neither by spirit, nor by word, nor by letter as from us, as that the day of Christ is at hand. 3 Let no man deceive you by any means: for that day shall not come,
except there come a falling away first, and that man of sin be revealed, the...
Secrets (Mysteries) Revealed in Scripture - Part 4
This lesson is Part 4 and gets into the subject of "The Mystery" compared with "A Mystery." The scripture reading is Romans 16:25-27 KJV: "25 Now to him that is of power to stablish you according to my gospel, and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery, which was kept secret since the world began,
26 But now is made manifest, and by the scriptures of the prophets, according to the commandment of the everlasting God, made known to all nations for the obedience of faith:
27 To God only wise, be glory through Jesus Christ for ever. Amen."...
Secrets (Mysteries) Revealed in Scripture - Part 5
This lesson is Part 5 of the series and continues in the comparison between "The Mystery" and "other mysteries." Paul tells us that "the Mystery" is the capstone of all other mysteries.
This lesson covers the "miracle movement" both in Paul's time as well as the current time. The scripture is found in 1 Corinthians 13:8-13 KJV: "8 Charity never faileth: but whether there
be prophecies, they shall fail; whether there be tongues, they shall cease; whether there be knowledge, it shall vanish away. 9 For we know in part, and we prophesy in part. 10 But when
that which is...
Secrets (Mysteries) Revealed in Scripture - Part 6
This lesson is Part 6 of the study and covers the subject of "suffering" and "God's Purpose in Suffering" with Job as a perfect example. The scripture is found in Job 1:1-22 and Job 2:1-13 KJV:
"1 There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and eschewed evil. 2 And there were born unto him seven sons and three daughters. 3 His substance also was seven thousand sheep, and three thousand camels, and five hundred yoke of oxen, and five hundred she asses, and a very great household; so that this man was the...
Secrets (Mysteries) Revealed in Scripture - Part 7
This lesson is Part 7 of the study and covers the subject of "the Saint's Destiny." The scripture reading is 2 Timothy 1:6-10 KJV: "6 Wherefore I put thee in remembrance that thou stir up the gift of God, which is in thee by the putting on of my hands. 7 For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind. 8 Be not thou therefore ashamed of the testimony of our Lord, nor of me his prisoner: but be thou partaker of the afflictions of the gospel according to the power of God; 9 Who hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling, not according...