Free book excerpt from an upcoming series by Author Rev. Paul J. Bern to be released this fall

Coming this fall from this blog’s author, a new book series of Biblical lessons of the apostles Luke and Paul, “The Social Gospel Series volumes 1 and 2”. These studies are done from a whole new 21st century perspective that is sure to educate while making the process enjoyable. A must-read for believers, whether they […]

This week’s ongoing Bible study will be part one of Acts chapter 21

Paul and Luke Sail Onward Toward Jerusalem [Acts chapter 21, verses 1-11] by Web Minister Paul J. Bern Last week when we last last off, the apostle Paul had just finished some quite emotional farewells with his compatriots and fellow disciples from Ephesus, Corinth and several other smaller locales. This week as we move on, […]

This week’s ongoing Bible study will be part 2 of Acts chapter 5

The Apostles Are Jailed by Men, Freed by God [Acts chapter 5, verses 17-28] For better small screen viewing, click here 🙂 Last week when we left off off at verse 16 of Acts chapter 5, the apostles and all the others with them had been released from jail and had promptly gone on a […]

This week’s Bible study will be part 3 of Acts chapter 2

The Early Church Is a Far Cry From the Church of Today [Acts chapter 2, verses 36-47] To view this in any browser, click here 🙂 Last week when we left off in part 2 of Acts chapter 2 at verse 35, the apostle Peter – filled with the Holy Spirit – was vigorously explaining […]

The Beatitudes 2.0

The ‘Flip Side’ of the Teachings of Christ Jesus by pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in any browser, click here 🙂 For this week’s commentary I will, once again but from a different angle, demonstrate that the teachings and presence of the Lord in Spirit and in Truth are more relevant today than […]

This week’s Bible study will be part 2 of Acts chapter 2

The Apostle Peter Addresses the Crowd [Acts chapter 2, verses 22-34] To view this in any browser, click here 🙂 Last week when we began our in-depth analysis of Acts chapter 2, the day of Pentecost – or the arrival of the Holy Spirit that sounded like a hurricane and appeared as shimmering tongues of […]

This week’s Biblical study will be part 1 of Acts chapter 2

The Holy Spirit Comes at Pentecost [Acts chapter 2, verses 1-21] For viewing in any browser, click here 🙂 Last week when we concluded our study of chapter one of the Book of Acts, Matthias had just been elected by straw poll to replace the disgraced Judas. These were the 12 apostles from that point […]

This week’s Bible study will be part 2 of Acts chapter 1

Replacement For a Traitor [Acts chapter 1, verses 12-26] To view this in any browser, click here 🙂 Last week when we began our in-depth study and analysis of the Book of Acts, we got as far as verse 11, and Jesus had just ascended into the heavens in full view of the Eleven and […]

This week’s Biblical studies will be part 1 of Acts chapter 1

The Writings of the Apostle Luke part 2: the Book of Acts by pastor Paul J. Bern [Acts chapter 1, verses 1-11] To view this on my website, click here 🙂 Last week we concluded Part One of this series of Biblical teachings as written by the apostle Luke, none other than the Gospel according […]

This week’s Bible study will be part 3 of Luke chapter 24

Jesus Appears to All, Then Ascends to the Heavens [Luke chapter 24, verses 36-53] For viewing in any browser, click here 🙂 Last week when we concluded part two of Luke chapter 24, the two apostles and those with them had encountered Jesus on the road to Emmaus, but had not recognized him until they […]