Author: Ron Graham
“Macedonia” to “Matthias”
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Macedonia Acts Facts —What the book of Acts tells us happened in Macedonia. Includes a map of the region.
Magazine simplybible magazine pages have snippets for class activity, church bulletins, sermon illustrations, or just plain inspirational reading.
Magic arts Simon the Sorcerer —He was one of the great sorcery masters of all time, but he was no match for Jesus.
Margic arts Is Medicine Magic? —Is medicine, including the use of modern drugs, linked to sorcery or magic arts? Is the physician an agent of the Devil?
Magnificent God’s Magnificent Promises —God’s promises are very great and precious. Let's believe and appreciate them, act upon them, assure our hearts with them.
Magnificent God’s Magnificent Promises SERIES —A series of basic lessons about the promises of God. We discuss the seed promise, David’s Throne, Christ as Mediator, sacrifice, conqueror, and shepherd.
Makings What Makes Women Beautiful? —This lesson looks at the attributes and qualities that make a woman beautiful as God intended she should be.
Malachi Adventures of Ezra and Nehemiah —Well into the Medo-Persian rule, Artaxerxes is king of Persia. Ezra and Nehemiah lead the rebuilding, religious restoration, and resettling of the remnant in Jerusalem.
Malta Acts 28:1-31. —These verses describe Paul’s stay on Malta, the journey from Malta to Rome, and a little of his work in Rome.
Mammon Money —Some people accumulate needlessly large savings and investments, never satisfied that they have sufficient, always wanting more, more, more.
Note —MAMMON: Mammon is a word used in some translations instead of money or wealth. The word mammon is pejorative, and expresses wealth tainted with evil.
Man Man and Woman SERIES —A collection of lessons concerning relationships between woman, man, and God. The series includes lessons relating to marriage.
Man Man of Sorrows (Isaiah 53) —Perhaps the chief chapter of Isaiah is chapter 53, the prophecy of the suffering Servant.
Manifested glory We Beheld His Glory —We discuss the human nature and the divine nature of Jesus Christ. We defend the traditional and orthodox view.
Manifester The R in Glory ~ Jesus the Revealer —The PROCLAMATION of Jesus as the REVEALER who manifested God and preached the gospel of eternal life.
Manifold God’s Manifold Providence CHART —A chart depicting seven providences, seven great gifts from God.
Mansion A Mansion for You —An uplifting and reassuring study from John 14:1-6 about the promise of Heaven.
Mansions In My Father’s House —Jesus says that he is going back to heaven to prepare a place for his disciples; and that he will come back again to take them there (John 14:1-6).
Many saved Sweet Will of God —God has willed that all obey his decrees, that all repent of sin, that Christ die for all.
Maps Maps of Bible Places —This page has maps covering all the places mentioned in Acts, plus an index to information on those places.
Maranatha WORDS Maranatha — 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 “Maranatha”.
Marks of church How To Find Christ's Church —There is a simple common-sense way to find the true church. They call it the process of elimination.
Mary Mary, Mother of Jesus —A lesson about Mary the mother of Christ. Mary was a virtuous woman, a victim of the law, and venerated through the centuries.
Mary Mary, Example of Motherhood —The Bible doesn't say much about Mary, the mother of Jesus. But the few things that are said, show her to be an example of motherhood in three very important ways.
Marriage What God Says About Marriage —Marriage is a “holy estate” instituted by God who created man and woman as equals to complement each other. Love is the first principle of marriage, where the husband sacrifices himself for his wife, and the wife submits herself to her husband. In holy matrimony, the two become one flesh with God’s blessing. Marriage is for life, and nothing but death should separate the married man and woman. God hates divorce. This lesson looks at those points about marriage.
Marriage 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.
Married to Christ Adventures of Jacob —This lesson looks beyond the sojourns and adventures of Abraham, to those of Isaac and Jacob, especially the latter (Genesis 22-36). “Three Marriages” outline included.
Martha and Mary The Unencumbered Life —The choices you make in this life should be like Mary’s not Martha’s. The word of Jesus is available to you. Seize every opportunity to listen and consider. Don't let yourself be distracted by things that matter less. Keep them in their proper place. Remember worldly things, as good as they might be, are not eternal. Leave plenty of room for “that good part” of life.
Master Christ, Master of All Rulers —“In Christ dwells all the fullness of the Godhead bodily” (Colossians 2:9). As we think about the fullness of Christ’s divinity, we must infer his absolute sovereignty. Thus Paul, in the next sentence, says that Christ “is the head of all principality and power.” (Colossians 2:10). All rulers of all three realms are subject to Christ.
Master Ephesians 6:1-9, Master of the House —A verse by verse study about the Christian household and how its head ought to behave toward his family members, and they toward him.
Mastery Mastery over Lust —James shows us how to conquer our wrong desires.
Materialism The Spiritual Mind —The spiritually minded have superior desires, attitudes, values, priorities, and motivations than do the fleshly minded.
Matthew 5 Chapter outline —The poor in spirit and those who mourn; plus an outline of Matthew 5.
Matthew 6 Chapter outline —Matthew chapter six begins with a warning: beware of doing good deeds before men to be seen by them. Includes chapter outline.
Matthew 7 Chapter outline —A look at the imagery in Matthew 7, and an outline of the chapter.
Matthew 24 The Destruction of Jerusalem —This lesson brings us to the last of the twelve Times of Israel, and concentrates on Matthew 24.
Matthias Acts 1:15-26 —A study of Acts 1:15-26, about how Judas the betrayer, who had committed suicide, was replaced by Matthias as the 12th apostle.