The Genesis To Revelation Bible Course
By WILLIAM M. GROOM, Th.M., D.D.
Lesson No. 38 – Old Testament
Copyright, 1921 BY THE BIBLE STUDY PUBLISHING CO.
* KEY PHRASE–“PREPARATION FOR CHRIST.”
* KEY VERSE–Ga 3:24.
The Old Testament is directly declared to be the Word of God. In it, we get no less than 1,904 expressions like “Thus saith. the Lord,” “God spoke,” “God said.” Read something of each period. Continue Reading →
* Sunday–Summary of Creation,–Ge 2:1-9.
* Monday–Abraham Made Father of Chosen People,–Ge 17:1-8.
June 9th, 2017
The True Tabernacle
Hebrews 8:2 (KJB) A minister of the sanctuary, and of the true tabernacle, which the Lord pitched, and not man.
Many miss the symbolism and Truth of God found in the Old Testament. The true tabernacle is one of those things often over looked and missed. Who cares about the set up and dismantling, and the vanishing of an old tent anyways…
However, the tabernacle is highly important. It is a picture of the one true God who ... Continue Reading →
October 1st, 2016
Who is The Great High Priest?
Without father, without mother, without descent, having neither beginning of days, nor end of life; but made like unto the Son of God; abideth a priest continually. (Hebrews 7:3 KJV)
This verse is speaking of the great High Priest of the Old Testament named Melchisedec. He had no beginning, end, or father or mother, and was a priest without end.
He was named Melchisedec. He was none other than the pre-incarnate Jesus Christ. He is ... Continue Reading →
Do you desire your own way; or the way of God?
And it came to pass, that when Isaac was old, and his eyes were dim, so that he could not see, he called Esau his eldest son, and said unto him, My son: and he said unto him, Behold, here am I. And he said, Behold now, I am old, I know not the day of my death: Now therefore take, I pray thee, thy weapons, thy quiver ... Continue Reading →
Are you offering sweet smelling worship unto God or derision and worthless adoration?
To what purpose is the multitude of your sacrifices unto me? saith the LORD: I am full of the burnt offerings of rams, and the fat of fed beasts; and I delight not in the blood of bullocks, or of lambs, or of he goats. When ye come to appear before me, who hath required this at your hand, to tread my courts? (Isaiah 1:11-12 KJV)
God ... Continue Reading →
If you are serving God lukewarmly you will reap according to your half-hearted sowing.
Amaziah was twenty and five years old when he began to reign, and he reigned twenty and nine years in Jerusalem. And his mother’s name was Jehoaddan of Jerusalem. And he did that which was right in the sight of the LORD, but not with a perfect heart. Now it came to pass, when the kingdom was established to him, that he slew his servants ... Continue Reading →
God’s promises often require godly action to bring them to fulfillment.
And if thou wilt walk before me, as David thy father walked, in integrity of heart, and in uprightness, to do according to all that I have commanded thee, and wilt keep my statutes and my judgments: Then I will establish the throne of thy kingdom upon Israel for ever, as I promised to David thy father, saying, There shall not fail thee a man upon the throne ... Continue Reading →
How important is God’s Word to you? Do you value it in more important to digest than physical food?
Neither have I gone back from the commandment of his lips; I have esteemed the words of his mouth more than my necessary food. (Job 23:12 KJV)
“The commandment of his lips…” the law of God spoken. Job was intimately familiar with God’s law; having lived righteously, but certainly not perfectly, as he heard and understood God’s commandments. Job lived in ... Continue Reading →
The geographical path of Christ’s death
(Now that he ascended, what is it but that he also descended first into the lower parts of the earth? He that descended is the same also that ascended up far above all heavens, that he might fill all things.) (Ephesians 4:9-10 KJV)
These scripture verses contain a geographical path or map of Jesus Christ’s physical death upon the cross to His ascension unto the throne with God in heaven. Not only does ... Continue Reading →
Your earthly tabernacle is unpolished but the Heavenly Tabernacle to come is perfect.
For Christ is not entered into the holy places made with hands, which are the figures of the true; but into heaven itself, now to appear in the presence of God for us: (Hebrews 9:24 KJV)
The unpolished and rough around the edges earthly tabernacle is a pattern of the perfect tabernacle in the heavens. The earthly tabernacle exists amid a natural environment fueled by filth and ... Continue Reading →