Author: Ron Graham
“Caesar” to “Chios”
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➤ Caesar Caesar and Christ —If the government of our nation can ever be likened to the Roman superpower and its Caesars, then God help us all.
➤ Caesarea Acts Facts —What the book of Acts tells us happened in Caesarea. Includes a map of the region.
➤ Caiaphas The Last Sin Offering —One of the signs which accompanied Christ’s sacrificial death, took place in the inner sanctum of the house of animal sacrifice: “Behold the veil of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom” (Matthew 27:51).
➤ Calculator Have You Counted the Cost? —The most important things cannot be evaluated on a calculator. But you can count the cost in your heart. (Page includes a working calculator).
➤ Called Called and Chosen (2Thessalonians 2:12-3:5) —Paul mentions seven very special blessings which make those who have come to God very special people.
➤ Calling WORDS “Calling” Defined — Several technical or special words in the Bible are studied and explained in our glossary. This lesson provides a word family, definitions, Greek and Hebrew references, a scripture chain, comments, and links, related to “calling”.
➤ Calling Unconditional Election —Has God unconditionally chosen or elected some people for eternal life, whilst passing others by?
➤ Calvary Miracles at Calvary —Three miracles attended the death of Jesus Christ. We think about these miracles and relate them to prophecies.
Note —CALVARY: The place where Jesus was crucified. “Calvary” appears only once in the Bible (Luke 23:33 KJV). Latin/Roman Calvarius, Greek Kranion, Hebrew Golgotha. All three mean [Place of the] Skull (John 19:17). “Calvary” was not a name used by Bible writers.
➤ Calvary WORDS Meaning of Calvary Defined — Several technical or special words in the Bible are studied and explained in our glossary. This lesson provides a word family, definitions, Greek and Hebrew references, a scripture chain, comments, and links, related to “Calvary”.
➤ Calvin, John Footnote —A summary of the TULIP doctrines of Calvinism, and some notes on John Calvin.
➤ Calvinism The Five Points of Calvinism SERIES —List of lessons refuting Calvinism, following the useful TULIP acrostic that many Calvinists employ to set out the five main principles.
➤ Camping Why Harold Camping’s Prediction Failed —Harold Camping of Family Radio predicted Judgment Day as May 21, 2011. Why was his failed prophecy false? We examine his three blunt tools.
➤ Can I Can! (Philippians) SERIES —List of lessons: Paul’s letter to the Philippians is full of encouragement. The theme is, “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” Series includes two quiz pages.
➤ Cape Salmone Acts Facts —What the book of Acts tells us happened at Cape Salmone. Includes a map of the region.
➤ Cappadocia Acts Facts —What the book of Acts tells us happened in Cappadocia. Includes a map of the region.
➤ Captivity The Assyrian Captivity —The beginning of the captivities as the larger kingdom (Israel) falls to Assyria and its people are taken away to foreign lands. Includes a table of the kings and prophets of Judah and Israel, plus a short piece on the supposed Ten Lost Tribes.
➤ Captivity Captivity of Judah —It is the southern kingdom of Judah’s turn to be deported from their own land into exile in a foreign country. God’s instrument in this punishment is Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon.
➤ Captivity He Led Captivity Captive (Ephesians 4) —Did Christ descend into Hell? Who were the host of captives that he led captive? Where, when, and how did he lead them?
➤ Care God Will Take Care of You —Some scripture verses that teach us how much God cares about us.
➤ Caring Daily Life, Eternal Life —Daily life makes it hard for us to relate to eternal life. Life on earth can crowd our love for truth, faith in Christ, and hope of heaven.
➤ Cart New Carts —When David rescued the ark of the covenant, he transported it in a new cart instead of the hands of the priests. Uzzah lost his life but David learned a lesson. So can the churches.
➤ Celibacy What God Says About Celibacy —Celibacy is an honourable and respectable state, no less admirable than marriage. Of course like marriage, celibacy comes with its own set of problems and disadvantages, and also like marriage, a set of benefits and advantages. In this lesson we are looking at celibacy in various contexts: among the unmarried, the married, the widowed, and the divorced.
➤ Cenchrea Acts Facts —What the book of Acts tells us happened in Cenchrea. Includes a map of the region.
➤ Cephas Adventures of Peter —Among the apostles and evangelists of Jesus was Peter, a fisherman from Galilee, one of that special group of twelve whom Jesus chose and trained during his own personal ministry of the gospel.
➤ Cessation Have Miraculous Gifts Ceased? —Paul says that spiritual gifts would cease (1 Corinthians 13:8). The question is, when was that cessation to be? Some say at the second coming, others say when the apostles were all dead and the scriptures were complete. Who is right?
➤ Chain The Chain of Great Events —A chain of events is experienced by everyone who obeys God’s plan of salvation. Paul presents this chain in three different’ways.
➤ Chain Chain Thinking to Understand the Bible —Chain thinking is something we all do constantly. There are three kinds of chain thinking. All three have an important place when we are trying to understand and follow the Bible.
➤ Chaldeans The Fall of Babylon —Jeremiah had predicted seventy years of captivity in Babylon Chaldea. Both Jeremiah and Isaiah foretold the destruction of Babylon to end the captivity. After Nebuchadnezzar’s reign in Babylon, five kings reigned in succession over about 23 years. The last was Belshazzar son of Nebuchadnezzar.
➤ Challenge Challenge to the Churches — Paul challenges the churches with three powerful contrasts or choices between the gospel and the law, to show how superior the gospel is, and how foolish it would be to go back to the old law (Galatians 3:6 to 4:9)
➤ Challenge Challenge and Change SERIES —List of lessons on a variety of topics. These lessons do have something in common however. They challenge you to make some important improvement or change in the way you walk with God and worship him.
➤ Chance Design and Chance —Are you a product of design or chance? At your conception, you were one single tiny cell. Now your body consists of around ten million million cells. These human cells individually and collectively show an origin of design as opposed to chance.
➤ Changed Jesus Changed My Heart SERIES —List of lessons about how wonderfully, radically, and positively Jesus changes our hearts and lives. There are also two trusty (not rusty) old sermons as a bonus.
➤ Changes Seven Great Changes —One word that characterises the Last Days, is CHANGE. Seven great foundation changes took place centuries ago when Christ died.
➤ Changes The Great Simplifier —The Last Days are characterised by seven great foundation changes. The cross of Christ is the great simplifier regarding end time doctrine.
➤ Changes Prayer Changes Things —You'll understand prayer much better, if you consider four questions that arise from the well known saying, “Prayer changes things.”
➤ Charity The Church and Charity —The church is not a charity primarily. What is its role and responsibility toward the needy?
➤ Chart Steps to Grace —Six steps chart with links to lessons in the series “What Must I Do?”
➤ Chart Journeys of the Soul —A strange looking diagram of most mysterious things. A spiritual map of the states, journeys, and portals of the soul.
➤ Chart Sample Study Chart —The little chart on this page was compiled by me a long time ago. Recently I found it when looking for something else. I thought I'd pass it on to you. It might start you off on some useful study.
➤ Charts List of Charts on simplybible.com —There are many interesting and helpful outlines and charts on simplybible.com and this page provides you with a list of the main ones.
➤ Cherub Cherubim and Seraphim Explained —These notes explain the Cherubim (Cherubs) and Seraphim (Seraphs) that we encounter in the Bible. We ignore speculations and assertions that have no Biblical support.
➤ Child Precious Children —The Bible greatly values children and condemns the mistreatment of them so prevalent in the world today.
➤ Child Discipline a Gift to Your Child —Bible lesson outline about the responsibility of parents to control and discipline their children.
➤ Child Abortion: What Does the Bible Say? —We look at four questions or issues that underly a Christian’s attitute to abortion, including abortion immediately after conception.
➤ Child of God The Y in GLORY ~Jesus Your Saviour —The PURPOSE of Jesus to be YOUR SAVIOUR who can give you fellowship with’God.
Note —CHILDREN: In scripture, “child” does not always mean biological offspring. The followers of a person’s doctrine and example are called the “children” of that person. For instance, those who imitate Abraham’s faith, are called Abraham’s children (Romans 9:6-8, Galatians 3:7).
➤ Children Faithful Children Part 1 —First of two studies on the qualification for elders and deacons requiring them to have faithful children.
➤ Chios Acts Facts —What the book of Acts tells us happened in Chios. Includes a map of the region.