May 20-26, 2019 Bible Notes: Lame Man Healed at Pool of Bethesda

Bible Lesson: Soul and Body  Focus: Lame man healed at Pool of Bethesda, found in Section 4 of this week’s Bible Lesson Articles from The Christian Science Journal & Christian Science Sentinel: (to access, click the article’s title or the green Article button above) “Angel of Bethesda” (CSJ), by Katharine J. Smith Excerpt: “With what unlabored sureness does the chart …

May 13-19, 2019 Bible Notes: Saul’s Conversion

Bible Lesson: Morals and Immortals Focus: Saul’s conversion, found in Section 6 of this week’s Bible Lesson  Article from The Christian Science Journal:  “Spiritual Vision” by A. T. Ricker (to access, click the article’s title or the green Article button above)  Excerpt: “After three days he is found by one Ananias, a devout Jew, who recalls him to the necessity …

May 6-12, 2019 Bible Notes: Woman healed of “spirit of infirmity eighteen years”

Bible Lesson: Adam and Fallen Man  Focus: Woman healed of “spirit of infirmity eighteen years,” found in Section 5 of this week’s Bible Lesson Article from the Christian Science Sentinel:  “Whom Satan hath bound” by John B. Willis (to access, click the article’s title or the green Article button above)  Excerpt: “In the story narrated in the thirteenth chapter of …

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? 

Jesus’ Baptism

This video discusses the baptism of Jesus by John the Baptist and how this event will confirm the divine presence and power in his Messianic mission. We will also consider the question: what does it mean when we’re told that Jesus will baptize with the Holy Ghost and with fire?

New York Times

Earliest Known Draft of King James Bible Is Found, Scholar Says

Sunday Express

Historic discovery: Archaeologists find Biblical city Sodom which was ‘destroyed by God’