Two Truths You Should Master

1. Can You Trust Your Bible?    

• Inspiration
• Reliability
• Must  you believe it to get to  Heaven?

2. The Bible's Great Plan! 
• The Scarlet Thread – God's redemptive plan throughout the Old & New Testament 

by Bob Post – Bible Teacher

BIBLE ISSUES AND ANSWERS FOR THE CHRISTIAN

 

Lesson 1

CAN YOU TRUST YOUR BIBLE?

"…..THOU HAST MAGNIFIED THY WORD ABOVE THY NAME" •
Psalm 138:2

The historical accuracy, beneficent influence and unparalleled circulation is without precedent.

It is the only volume written with a reasonable account of creation.

It is the only volume with a prophecy of the Messiah.

It's INFLUENCE has dated every important document, will and testament.

It has INFLUENCED ART & MUSIC beyond description.

More books have been written about it's CENTRAL FIGURE than any 10 of the greatest characters of history.

Plato said in it "They found a mirror for their soul".

To believe it and respond to it determines your abundant entrance into HEAVEN or your dreadful departurer into HELL•

 

I. THE BIBLE1 S DIVINE ORIGIN

By this we mean it is THE PRODUCT OF THE CREATIVE ENERGY OF GOD.

It is THE IN-BREATHING OF GOD (INSPIRED) 
II Timothy 3:16•••
II Peter 1:19-21•••

 

* Two Questions Must Be Faced To Have
Settled Faith And Intelligent Witness

1. 'Is it froni God?:· ·

2. Is it entirely from God?

 

*     Five Predominant Theories of Inspiration

1. INTUITIONAL    (Self contradictory)

2. ILLUMINATION    (No b1nding authority)

3. DICTATION        (Style problem)

4. THOUGHT CONCEPT·    (One cannQt have thought without words)

5. PLENERY-VERBAL    (Authority, Style, Accuracy)

Definition:

 

II. THE BIBLE1 S INSPIRATION

A. Arguments From:

1.    CHARACTER

2.     UNITY

a. As to STRUCTURE

b. As to PERSON c.    As to THEME d. As to GOAL

3. INDESTRUCTIBILITY

4.  FULFILLED PROPHECY

 

III.THE BIBLE'S TESTIMONY OF ITSELF

Jeremiah

Moses

Daniel-Isaiah

Psalms

 

IV. THE RESULTS OF OUR FINDINGS

1.  Faith Is Experienced Through The Word

Definition of Faith•••

2. The New Birth Is Effected By The Word

I Peter 1:23

3.  It Is The Means Of Growth I Peter 2:2

4. It Is The Cleansing Agent

 

Lesson 2

THE BIBLE -·GOD'S REDEMPTIVE PLAN

THE SCARLET THREAD WORKBOOK

Intro.

LEVITICUS 17:11

HEBREWS 9:22

 

THE TRUTH OF THE SCARLET THREAD IS WOVEN THROUGHOUT THE ENTIRE OLD TESTAMENT

I. ADAM – Gen.3:21

II. ABEL – Gen.4:4

Give an adequate definition of FAITH

III. ABRAHAM- Gen.22:13

IV  MOSES – Ex.12:13 (memorize)

*  The Passover

Christ our Redeemer died on the cross

Ex.29:16 I Lev.8:23

WHY THE BLOOD???    LEVITICUS 17:11

* The Day of Atonement Lev. 16

If Calvary is the focal point of the New Testament – it1 s type/picture is the Day of Atonement

Heb.9:11-12
Heb.lO:l0-12

V. PSALM 22,23,24

VI. ISAIAH -53    (Jesus)

 

THE TRUTH OF THE SCARLET THREAD IS WOVEN THROUGHOUT THE ENTIRE NEW TESTAMENT     .

I. JOHN THE BAPTIST – John 1:29

II. JESUS- Mark 10:32

Luke  9:31
Mark 14:22-25
John 19
Luke 24:26-27

III. PAUL – Romans 3:24-25
Colossians 1:20
Hebrews 9-10

IV. PETER- I Peter 1:18-19

V. AGED JOHN- I John 1:7
Revelation 1:5
Revelation 7:14

 

Have you been to Jesus for the cleansing flood?
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?
Are your garments spotless, are they white as snow?
Are you washed in the blood of the Lamb?

Lay aside the garments that are stained with sin
And be washed in the blood of the Lamb. There's a fountain flowing for the soul unclean,
Oh, be washed in the blood of the Lamb!

 

 

 
ABOUT THE BIBLE TEACHER
Bob Post brings more than 35  years experience to  the  pulpit. He  has  been actively engaged in revivals and Bible conferences  in Australia, Alaska,. Hawaii, the Philippines, the West  Indies, Canada and throughout  the United  States.

Bob has been a member of the Board of Trustees at Oklahoma Baptist Univer-sity and presently is a trustee at New Orleans  Baptist  Theological  Seminary. He  speaks  daily to  more  than  750,000 listeners on radio broadcasts  originating at Dominica & Puerto Rico in the West Indies  and  Luzon in the  Philippines.

Bob  Post was Staff Evangelist  of First Baptist Church, Tulsa

Other  studies by Bob Post
3-TAPE ALBUMS    2-TAPE ALBUMS
I Corinthians — I Peter — Ephesians —
Philippians Galatians Second Coming

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