Free book excerpt #8 from this blog’s author

“The Apostles In Plain English Vol. 1: the Apostle Paul” by Pastor Paul J. Bern To watch a short video about the book, click here    Preparing Ourselves For the Day of the Lord [1st Thessalonians chapter 5] When I closed out 1st Thessalonians chapter four last week, you no doubt recall my interpretation that […]

Transitioning to the apostle Luke

From Paul to Luke: Transitioning to Another Apostolic Study by Rev. Paul J. Bern As many of you know, I have spent the last several years on the Progressive Christian Blog, and on my website, pcmatl.org, posting a weekly Bible study. The topic has always been the apostle Paul, but at this point I have […]

This week’s Bible study will be the Book of Philemon

Teaching Others About Jesus Refreshes People’s Hearts (the book of Philemon) For this week’s in-depth study of the writings of the apostle Paul, we will take a good look at the book of Philemon (which is between Titus and the book of Hebrews). Philemon was the head of a small home-based church. This was common […]

Bible study this week will be Titus chapter two

Setting a Good Example [Titus chapter 2] Today as we continue our in-depth look at the book of Titus, a book that is not usually mentioned in other Bible teachings I have heard or read in the last few years, we will go over chapter two. As we read through this we find some comments […]

This week’s Bible study will be Titus chapter one

Hold On To The Truth [Titus chapter one] Today we’ll be starting an in-depth study of the apostle Paul’s letter to Titus, who was a well-known church founder and leader of that time. This is a short book containing only three chapters, so let’s just go through one each week before moving on to other […]

This week’s Bible study will be Philippians chapter four

Don’t Worry, Be Happy [Philippians chapter four] Last week when we concluded our in-depth analysis of the third chapter of the book of Philippians, we obtained comprehension about rejoicing in the Lord, as well as comparing our walk with Christ to running in a marathon race of endurance in order to win first prize. We […]

Bible study this week will be Philippians chapter three

Attaining the Ultimate Goal [Philippians chapter three] Today we will continue our study of the apostle Paul’s letter to the church at Philippi, which was located in what is modern Turkey today. As you recall from last week’s lesson, Paul is exhorting and encouraging the Philippian church to do whatever is required – first for […]