Author: Ron Graham
“Gold” to “Guilt”
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➤ Gold Solomon’s Sin and Sorrow —Factors behind Solomon’s sin and fall from glory: his excess, his disobedience, his neglect, and his several faults.
➤ Gold kingdom The Fall of Babylon —Jeremiah had predicted seventy years of captivity in Babylon. 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.
➤ Gomorrah Righteous Lot in Sinful Sodom (2Peter 2:6-11) — Lot was living in Sodom. He was a very righteous man, and Sodom was a very sinful city. God decided to destroy Sodom and its neighbouring city Gomorrah. This story, like that of Noah, is a microcosm of the end of the world.
➤ Good confession The Good Confession —The fourth step to salvation is verbal acknowledgment or “confession” of faith in Christ.
➤ Good in others The Blind Eye of Love —Evaluating the idea that true love sees only the good in people. One of the most dangerous ideas in the world?
➤ Goodness of God Salvation (Wonderful Words) —Christians commonly talk about “salvation”, their “Saviour”, and the need to be “saved” yet some are vague about what doctrine lies behind these terms.
➤ Good news He Is Risen! —It is good news for every day that Christ died for our sins, was buried, and arose on the third day according to the scriptures. Page includes a list of the recorded appearances of the risen Christ.
➤ Good Samaritan The Good Samaritan —The quality of heart portrayed in this parable is a heart of compassion, that sincerely and impartially loves fellow men, and through this loves God.
➤ Good shepherd The Sheepfold Parables (John 10) —about parables that liken the kingdom of God to a sheepfold with Christ as the Shepherd.
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➤ Gospel Is the Gospel for the Church? —Ten reasons for believing that the gospel of Christ is not just for aliens and sinners. It includes Christ’s doctrine for Christians.
➤ Gospel The Gospel THREAD —List of Bible lessons on the topic “Gospel”, from simplybible.com’s study pages.
➤ Gospels, summary of The Ministry of Jesus —In his earthly ministry, Jesus preached the gospel of the kingdom in the regions of the Jordan, Galilee, Judea, Samaria, and Perea. Includes a four-gospel summary of his ministry.
➤ Grace WORDS Grace Defined — Several technical or special words in the Bible are studied and explained in our glossary. This lesson provides a word family, definitions, Greek/Hebrew references, a scripture chain, comments, and links, related to “Grace”.
➤ Grace THREAD God's Grace —List of Bible lessons on the topic “Grace”, from simplybible.com’s study pages.
➤ Grace Full Sufficiency of Grace —A lesson about the fullness and sufficiency of Christ, the scriptures, and the grace of God (John 1:16).
➤ Grace True Grace —This series addresses doctrines about grace that re-emerged in the second decade of the twenty-first century. These teachings have been dubbed False Grace. They say that God’s grace allows us to continue in sin.
➤ Grace Grace and Wrath —Romans 5:8-9. Sinners are saved by God’s love, saved from God’s wrath, but what makes this salvation possible? A sacrifice of blood: the blood of Christ who died for sinners.
➤ Grace alone Brethren, What Shall We Do? ——After Peter preached on the Day of Pentecost, the crowd asked the apostles, 'Brethren, What shall we do?' We compare the account in Acts 2:37-40 with a statement attributed to Max Lucado, 'My only contribution to my salvation is my own sin'.
➤ Grace alone Grace and Grace Alone —You may hear it said that a person is saved by grace and grace alone, grace and nothing else.. Or you may hear the principle of grace alone implied in statements such as, “I had absolutely nothing to do with my own salvation!”. Or maybe, “There is nothing you can do to be saved. There is no human part to salvation.” Is this true?
➤ Grace dishonoured The Lie that Brought Death —Ananias and Sapphira told a lie. The account in Acts 5, is one of the most unsettling stories in the Bible.
➤ Graces Seven Lovely Things —In Paul’s letter to Galatians there are seven short passages that are well known and loved by every believer in Christ.
➤ Graces Jesus and the Virtues —A study in second Peter about eight virtues which Peter says make us useful and fruitful in the kingdom of God.
➤ Graham Ron Author of this site —Some information about Ron Graham the author of simplybible.com.
➤ Grateful Grateful for Grace —God saw our need of salvation and in his great love he offers it to us as a gift. How should we respond?
➤ Gratitude attitude Thanksgiving Living —An important part of prayer is thanksgiving. The Bible says thirteen surprising things about the gratitude attitude.
Note —GREAT COMMISSION: a term traditionally used for Jesus’s command to his apostles to preach the gospel in all the world to all nations, and to baptize those who believe (Matthew 28:18-20). It is contrasted with the earlier so called Limited Commission of Matthew 10.
➤ Great Examples Great Examples (Old Testament) —The Old Testament is valuable to Christians because of the true stories of Godly men and women who are encouraging examples of faith.
➤ Great Physician Is There No Balm in Gilead? —There is a balm in Gilead. Why do people not come to the heavenly physician for spiritual healing? Three possible reasons.
➤ Greatest The Greatest Commandment —A lesson of some depth. It's about love, law, and faith, and it may surprise you.
➤ Grecian empire Prophecies of Daniel —In visions, Daniel foresaw the entire period from the Babylonian captivity until the Messiah came and established his kingdom throughout the world. God knew the future, and he would ensure that his plan unfolded over the centuries just as he willed.
➤ Greek Stuff About Greek —On simplybible.com we sometimes refer to Greek words, but present them in a simplified form. This page explains.
Note —GREEK: The term Greek is used in certain New Testament passages, to mean Gentile or non-Jew. The Greek language and culture was still widespread so represented the world in general.
➤ Greek/Gentile Seven Great Changes —One word that characterises the Last Days, is CHANGE. Seven great foundation changes took place centuries ago when Christ died.
➤ Ground Solid Ground —Ephesians 3:14-21 describes three loves as solid ground for abundant strength through faith in Jesus Christ.
➤ Growth Spiritual Wellbeing —The various elements of spiritual wellbeing and joy in Jesus are shown in an outline summary of the letter.
➤ Growth Ephesians 4:11-32, Growing Up —A verse by verse study about the need for growth and maturity of all Christians, forever putting away their former conduct.
➤ Guarantee The Promise, Oath, and Seal —Sets out the plan of the series on the Seal of God.
➤ Guilt Nurturing Guilt —Many false religions are guilt-driven. The priests or clergy cultivate guilt in their adherents who become dependent upon, and obligated to, the priests.
➤ Guilt Innocence and Guilt —What Does the Bible Teach? —Another pair of opposites in the Bible is innocence and guilt. We study the arrival of guilt, an argument about guilt, and the answer to guilt.