Author: Ron Graham

Alphabetical Index

“Macedonia” to “Matthias”
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arrow Macedonia Acts FactsWhat the book of Acts tells us happened in Macedonia. Includes a map of the region.

arrow Magazine simplybible magazine pages have snippets for class activity, church bulletins, sermon illustrations, or just plain inspirational reading.

arrow Magic arts Simon the SorcererHe was one of the great sorcery masters of all time, but he was no match for Jesus.

arrow 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?

arrow Magnificent God’s Magnificent PromisesGod’s promises are very great and precious. Let's believe and appreciate them, act upon them, assure our hearts with them.

arrow 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.

arrow Makings What Makes Women Beautiful?This lesson looks at the attributes and qualities that make a woman beautiful as God intended she should be.

arrow Malachi Adventures of Ezra and NehemiahWell 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.

arrow 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.

arrow Mammon MoneySome people accumulate needlessly large savings and investments, never satisfied that they have sufficient, always wanting more, more, more.

NoteMAMMON: Mammon is a word used in some translations instead of money or wealth. The word mammon is pejorative, and expresses wealth tainted with evil.

arrow Man Man and Woman SERIES A collection of lessons concerning relationships between woman, man, and God. The series includes lessons relating to marriage.

arrow Man Man of Sorrows (Isaiah 53)Perhaps the chief chapter of Isaiah is chapter 53, the prophecy of the suffering Servant.

arrow Manifested glory We Beheld His GloryWe discuss the human nature and the divine nature of Jesus Christ. We defend the traditional and orthodox view.

arrow Manifester The R in Glory ~ Jesus the RevealerThe PROCLAMATION of Jesus as the REVEALER who manifested God and preached the gospel of eternal life.

arrow Manifold God’s Manifold Providence CHARTA chart depicting seven providences, seven great gifts from God.

arrow Mansion A Mansion for YouAn uplifting and reassuring study from John 14:1-6 about the promise of Heaven.

arrow Mansions In My Father’s HouseJesus 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).

arrow Many saved Sweet Will of GodGod has willed that all obey his decrees, that all repent of sin, that Christ die for all.

arrow Maps Maps of Bible PlacesThis page has maps covering all the places mentioned in Acts, plus an index to information on those places.

arrow 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”.

arrow Marks of church How To Find Christ's ChurchThere is a simple common-sense way to find the true church. They call it the process of elimination.

arrow Mary Mary, Mother of JesusA lesson about Mary the mother of Christ. Mary was a virtuous woman, a victim of the law, and venerated through the centuries.

arrow Mary Mary, Example of MotherhoodThe 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.

arrow Marriage What God Says About MarriageMarriage 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.

arrow Marriage The Chain of Great EventsA chain of events is experienced by everyone who obeys God’s plan of salvation. Paul presents this chain in three different ways.

arrow Married to Christ Adventures of JacobThis 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.

arrow Martha and Mary The Unencumbered LifeThe 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.

arrow 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.

arrow Master Ephesians 6:1-9, Master of the HouseA verse by verse study about the Christian household and how its head ought to behave toward his family members, and they toward him.

arrow Mastery Mastery over LustJames shows us how to conquer our wrong desires.

arrow Materialism The Spiritual MindThe spiritually minded have superior desires, attitudes, values, priorities, and motivations than do the fleshly minded.

arrow Matthew 5 Chapter outlineThe poor in spirit and those who mourn; plus an outline of Matthew 5.

arrow Matthew 6 Chapter outlineMatthew chapter six begins with a warning: beware of doing good deeds before men to be seen by them. Includes chapter outline.

arrow Matthew 7 Chapter outlineA look at the imagery in Matthew 7, and an outline of the chapter.

arrow Matthew 24 The Destruction of JerusalemThis lesson brings us to the last of the twelve Times of Israel, and concentrates on Matthew 24.

arrow Matthias Acts 1:15-26A study of Acts 1:15-26, about how Judas the betrayer, who had committed suicide, was replaced by Matthias as the 12th apostle.