1 Corinthians, OYTNT

The Lord’s Supper (1 Cor. 11)

Benton KY Highlight: In 1 Corinthians chapter 10, Paul speaks on head coverings and the significance of the Lord's Supper. Explain: Not going to lie, I had to do some research to try and understand the part about headcoverings. Headcoverings aren't part of our modern society as Christians. To have a headcovering in this day… Continue reading The Lord’s Supper (1 Cor. 11)

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1 Corinthians, OYTNT

Overcoming Temptation (1 Cor. 10)

Benton KY, January 2019 Highlight: In 1 Corinthians chapter 10, Paul warns the Corinthians regarding Israel's past, he warns them against idolatry, and he speaks on Christian liberty. Explain: Paul explains Israel's past and how God still wasn't pleased with them. He tells them that these things took place as an example to them so… Continue reading Overcoming Temptation (1 Cor. 10)

Galatians, OYTNT

Freedom From The Law (Galatians 2)

Garden of The Gods, Herrod Illinois, February 2017 Highlight: In Galatians Chapter 2, Paul defends the Gospel in Jerusalem and we learn about freedom from the law. Explain: After 14 years, Paul has returned to Jerusalem with Barnabas and Titus. Some false Christians had been spread that Gentiles needed to become Jews through circumcision before… Continue reading Freedom From The Law (Galatians 2)

Galatians, OYTNT

False Gospels (Galatians 1)

Kentucky Lake, March 2017 Highlight: Galatians Chapter 1 is the start of Paul's letter to the churches in Galatia. Explain: Paul starts off his letter by giving glory to Jesus for His sacrifice. Paul was a man of strong faith. Paul is writing this letter to confront the Galatians about what is going on in… Continue reading False Gospels (Galatians 1)

Acts, OYTNT

Dispute In Antioch (Acts 15)

Mike Miller Park, January 2017 Highlight: In Acts 15 there is a dispute in Antioch. Explain: The dispute in Antioch began when some people were preaching that you have to be circumcised to be saved. After arguing and debating with them, Paul and Barnabas were appointed to go to the apostles and elders regarding this… Continue reading Dispute In Antioch (Acts 15)

James, OYTNT

When to Pray (James 5)

Calvert City KY, December 2015 Highlight: In James Chapter 5, James gives a warning to the rich. He also teaches on waiting for the Lord and effective prayer. Explain: James starts off Chapter 5 with reminding us that it isn't good to store up treasures on Earth. All earthly things will come to an end… Continue reading When to Pray (James 5)

James, OYTNT

God’s Will (James 4)

Benton KY, December 2015 Highlight: In James Chapter 4 we learn about being humble and we learn about God's will. Explain: James 4 starts with some very powerful words. What is the source of wars and fights among you? Don’t they come from your passions that wage war within you? You desire and do not… Continue reading God’s Will (James 4)

James, OYTNT

Controlling the Tongue (James 3)

Gatlinburg TN, April 2018 Highlight: In James Chapter 3, we learn about controlling the tongue and the wisdom from above. Explain: James starts off by saying that not everyone should become a teacher because teachers receive much harsher judgement than most people. This is because teachers have influence over others. God will judge us on… Continue reading Controlling the Tongue (James 3)

James, OYTNT

Faith and Works (James 2)

Nassau Bahamas, October 2018 Highlight: In James Chapter 2, we learn about favoritism. We also learn about the correlation of faith and works. Explain: James uses the example of a rich person and a poor person. He says that if you show favoritism on the rich person, then you are judging with evil thoughts.  To… Continue reading Faith and Works (James 2)

James, OYTNT

Doers of The Word (James 1)

Southern Illinois, September 2018 Highlight: In James Chapter 1, we are given a lesson on how trials lead to maturity. We are also told to be doers of the Word, not just hearers. Explain: James starts off by pointing out that trials produce endurance, which produces maturity and completeness. He tells us to consider it… Continue reading Doers of The Word (James 1)