Our Source of Training Nahum 3:1-19   A series of messages from the Old Testament Book of Nahum by John Dugas. Grace Bible Church Tulsa. Introduction So far in Nahum we’ve talked about our source of comfort, hope and restoration. They flow from the overall purpose of Nahum’s prophecy that: Yahweh alone has the power and the character to protect His people and to punish their enemies. The truth is, we don’t put this to use as consistently as we should. All of us need to be trained to use the promises that God has made to us.Read More →

Our Source of Restoration Nahum 2:1-13 A series of messages from the Old Testament Book of Nahum by John Dugas. Grace Bible Church Tulsa. Introduction Israel has been a puzzle to students of the Bible for centuries. Some see Israel as God’s main program and so the Church is either an add-on or a separate program. Promises made to Israel have little or no application to the Church. Others see Israel as having been God’s main program but because they rejected the Messiah, God has permanently rejected Israel. In that understanding, the Church replaces Israel and promises made to Israel apply in some way toRead More →

Our Source of Hope Nahum 1:9-15 A series of messages from the Old Testament Book of Nahum by John Dugas. Grace Bible Church Tulsa. Introduction Messages like Nahum’s seem harsh to our modern ears but those messages from God’s word are still tremendously valuable on this treacherous journey we call life. Look with me at 2 Kings 18:1-12. Here we find a man who obeys the Lord. We’d expect things to go well for him. Look now at Nahum 1:13.Read More →

HOW TO ENJOY BIBLE STUDY! by John MacArthur Article from Masterpiece magazine of the summer of 1988, pp. 17-18              There’s nothing I enjoy more than studying the Bible. Yet it has not always been that way. My real passion for studying Scripture began when as a college student, I made a commitment to explore the Bible in earnest. I found that the more I studied, the more my hunger for Scripture grew. Here are three simple guidelines that have helped me to make the most of my study time: READ THE BIBLE (Choose a plan to read the Bible through in a year.) First,Read More →

A PRAYER GUIDE I. OUR FATHER WHICH ART IN HEAVEN. HALLOWED BE THY NAME. PICTURE CALVARY AND THANK GOD YOU CAN CALL HIM “FATHER” BY VIRTUE OF THE BLOOD OF JESUS HALLOW THE NAMES OF GOD CORRESPONDING WITH THE FIVE BENEFITS IN THE NEW COVENANT, AND MAKE YOUR FAITH DECLARATIONS Benefit Name Meaning SIN JEHOVAH-TSIDKENU JEHOVAH-H’KAODESH “Jehovah our righteousness” “Jehovah who sanctifies” SPIRIT JEHOVAH-SHALOM JEHOVAH-SHAMMAR “Jehovah is peace” “Jehovah is there” SOUNDNESS JEHOVAH-ROPHE “Jehovah heals” SUCCESS JEKOVAH-JIREH “Jehovah’s provision shall be seen” SECURITY JEHOVAH-NISSI JEHOVAH-ROHI “Jehovah my banner” “Jehovah my shepherd” II. THY KINGDOM COHE, THY WILL BE DONE. YOURSELF YOUR FAMILY (MATE, CHILDREN, OTHERRead More →