August 19-25, 2019 Bible Notes: Moses is Commissioned by God

Bible Lesson: Mind Focus: Moses is commissioned by God, found in Section 2 of this week’s Bible Lesson Article from The Christian Science Journal: “The Voice of the Sign” by Mary I. Mesechre (to access, click the article’s title or the green Article button above) Excerpt: “Out in the remoteness of the desert, at the foot of the mountain of …

August 12-18, 2019 Bible Notes: Healing of the deaf with a speech impediment

Bible Lesson: Soul Focus: Healing of the deaf with a speech impediment, found in Section 5 of this week’s Bible Lesson Article from The Christian Science Journal: “The True Method of Healing the Sick” by John Carroll Lathrop (to access, click the article’s title or the green Article button above) Excerpt: “In the case of the deaf and dumb man, …

Tarsus: Background on Saul/Paul

NEW! – This talk discusses the cultural climate of Tarsus Saul/Paul was raised in before his conversion. It also gives some historical background on what Pharisees believed at this time.

Philip and the Eunuch

NEW! – This video vignette discusses Philip’s encounter with the Eunuch near Gaza and Philip’s explanation of Isaiah 53 to the receptive Eunuch.

Hagar’s Well

Coming soon – This video vignette discusses the challenges between Hagar and Sarah, and it points to the spiritual lesson that Hagar receives from God, at the well which she names Beerlahairoi.

August 5-11, 2019 Bible Notes: Jesus healing the Gadarene

Bible Lesson: Spirit Focus: Jesus healing the Gadarene, found in Section 4 of this week’s Bible Lesson Article from The Christian Science Journal & Lecture Excerpts:  “Love that Heals,” by Jeanie Andrews (to access, click the article’s title or the green Article button above). Also, scroll to the bottom of this Bible Note to read excerpts from Geith A. Plimmer’s …

Paul at Miletus

This video vignette covers Paul’s final speech to the elders who come to visit him at Miletus.

Paul’s Unjust Imprisonment at Caesarea Maritima

This video vignette discusses the circumstances surrounding Paul’s imprisonment at Caesarea Maritima. We will learn about Paul’s character under severe challenges. In one’s scholar’s words, “Attacked at every point of his, [Paul] does not shrink from the contest, he redoubles his energies – everywhere confronts his adversaries and never for one moment doubting victory.”

Wedding at Cana

This video discusses the first recorded “miracle” in John’s Gospel – the wedding feast in Cana of Galilee where Christ Jesus turns water into wine.  The question is asked: are we ready to give up substitutes for God’s revelation and put on the new way of doing things through pure inspiration from God?