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Why are there different Bible translations? | 22 min

Why are there different Bible translations? Is there one better than the other? Is there a correct Bible translation? Why so many different Bibles? This course will cover 20 different Bible translations, how we got them, how they were developed, and what their utility is, so you can be better equipped in your Bible studies.…

Abide In Me: John 15 (7-32 min)

John 15:1-11 is a popular section of scripture that you may have heard in a Sunday morning service or used in a Bible study. We often remember the picture of grapes on a vine or the main line “Abide in Me,” but have you ever stopped to look at the details of what Jesus is…

The Jerusalem Files (Biblical Archaeology) | 8-19 min

Need evidence for the Bible? Let’s go to Jerusalem! This video series contains short biblical archaeology lessons based around the city of Jerusalem. Join us as we travel around the city looking at some neat archaeological finds! Hezekiah’s Broad Wall (8 min) Isaiah 2:10 and Nehemiah 3:8 both make references to Jerusalem’s “Broad Wall.” It…

The Scribe who missed Christmas (Based on Matthew 2) | 33 min

Have you almost missed Christmas? Some circumstances can make it hard to feel festive and joyful during this season. Some even reject the whole reason we celebrate Christmas. In this special audio drama performance based on events from Matthew 2, we meet a scribe who also missed Christmas. CREDITS: Stock Music provided by mv_production, from…

Hope turns into Joy! (Based on Acts 3 & 4) | 31 min

In this special theatrical presentation, we meet the lame man from Acts 3 & 4. Every day he sits at the Beautiful Gate begging for coins until he is healed by Peter and John. What we often miss is that this man is nearly 40 years old! This means he likely saw Jesus come to…

Thanksgiving Blessings | 46 min

Happy Thanksgiving!!! How has your year been? It can be hard to see the good things when your year has been filled with heartache, pain, and disaster. Often, we can fall into depression and start to believe that God has abandoned us. This is not what scripture teaches us. Through the examples of scripture and…

The Armor of God | 18-29 min

Ephesians 6:10-20 is one of the most popular Bible studies about spiritual warfare referred to as the Armor of God. Paul specifically uses the image of a Roman soldier as he is writing to Christians in the Roman world who would have seen this armor every day. Paul also assigns specific attributes to the different…

Basics Of Apologetics | 35-60 min

The purpose of this series is to help new believers (and maybe not so new believers) get started in apologetics. This course will help you understand the building blocks of your faith and be equipped to investigate the difficult questions about your beliefs. Welcome to our course on apologetics for beginners! What is The Bible?…

Archaeology of the Book of Daniel | 16-31 min

Many critics and skeptics of the Bible like to focus on the Book of Daniel, citing this book as some of the best evidence that the Bible is false. Throughout this series we will look at the evidence that supports this amazing book. Introduction: the Skeptics (22 min) This introduction addresses the seven skeptical claims…

Give Me a Reason To Believe: Evidence of Bible History | 43 min

If the Bible is true, we should be able to find evidence of Bible history in archaeology. Did you know there has never been one provable archaeological discovery that disproves the Bible? There have been tens of thousands of archaeological discoveries that support the Bible! Here are a few of these discoveries: “House of David”…

Give Me a Reason to Believe: Evidence for the Resurrection | 50 min

The resurrection is the cornerstone to salvation and the Christian faith. Without Jesus’ resurrection, there is no reconciliation with God and only condemnation for the world. This supernatural event is highly contested and many theories have circulated to attempt to explain the resurrection as a sort of magic trick or organized deception. Do these theories…

Matstsebah Stones (Memorial Day Special) | 31 min

Memorial Day and the tradition of remembering As a nation we are about to celebrate Memorial Day. It found its roots on the 5th of May in 1868, when General John Logan, who was the national commander of the Grand Army of the Republic, officially proclaimed it in a written order. It was originally named Decoration…

Give me a Reason To Believe: Evidence Jesus is the Messiah through Prophecies | 52 min

Related Courses Dig deeper in messianic prophecies in our Road to Emmaus series that covers in depth the 80 major messianic prophecies of the Old Testament and how Jesus fulfilled them! Mathematicians in the 1990’s calculated the odds of impossibility. “If probability is less than 1:1050, it is essentially impossible or beyond reason.” Yet when…

Keep The Fires Burning | 23-55 min

Keep the Fires Burning is a Bible Study series of the minor characters of the Bible that can teach us major lessons. Each episode will introduce you to a new character and help you understand why they are mentioned. You might have met some of these characters in your life recently. You might find that…

Give me a Reason To Believe: Evidence Through Manuscripts | 39 min

Some universities and skeptics teach that the Old Testament is not accurate due to the Hebrew nation not having a written alphabet or being capable of writing things down until after the Babylonian captivity (425 B.C.)  They teach that everything was handed down by oral tradition until the Persian Empire, when it was written. This…

Jonah | 32 – 54 min

The Book of Jonah is often named by atheists as the book they can’t believe. How can a man survive in a fish for 3 days? Is there archeological evidence of Nineveh? In this series Michael will take you through the entire book of Jonah, verse by verse. Session 1 | 49 min This first…

Traditions of New Year’s Celebrations | 27 min

Happy New Year! We’re a little late to the party but here is a special on the history of New year’s celebrations. Did you know the New Year is the oldest holiday known? Where do our traditions come from? And what does it have to do with faith?

Science & The Bible | Session 10: Psychology | 1 hr 5 min

Optional Downloads Coming Soon Series Navigation Much information about psychology is contained in the Bible. This collection of books, some written as far back as 1450 B.C., contains data that has been overlooked for centuries, yet is prevalent in today’s society for good health. As we have seen in this series, Science has at times…

Science & The Bible | Session 9: Nutrition | 1 hr 22 min

Optional Downloads Coming Soon Series Navigation In the lesson on Medicine, I spoke of nutrition and dietary restrictions that the Bible had for God’s chosen people, the Hebrew nation. It was so different from any other nation in ancient times that it is a frequent topic of many discussions and has resulted in numerous books…

Science & The Bible | Session 8: Medicine |1 hr 2 min

Optional Downloads Coming Soon Series Navigation The time was 1348 A.D. The place was Paris, France. The news for the day was that the plague had killed another 800 people the day before. Countless others were ill. Families were huddled in their houses, afraid to go outside. In the back rooms of the houses people…

Science & The Bible | Session 7: Human Anatomy | 45 min

Optional Downloads Series Navigation The science of human anatomy & physiology has always been a major science of interest to most people, including me.  Those training to be involved in the medical field spend a tremendous amount of time studying in this field.  Over the centuries we have studied the human body more than any…

Creation Seminar @ New Glarus | 40 – 60 min

This 8-part Creation Seminar was hosted by New Glarus Bible Church in October 2021. This seminar covers some of the major questions Christians have about our origins and the evidence that supports the Genesis account as well as major challenges with Darwinian Evolution. Creation: An Introduction | Session 1 | 51 min This session will…

Science & The Bible | Session 6: Astronomy | 1 hr 11 min

Optional Downloads Series Navigation In this series on Science and the Bible we have been discovering that Science has at many times conflicted with what is written in the Bible, only to discover that Science was in the wrong and what the Bible contained was true. That is not unusual for Science because it tries…

Science & The Bible | Session 5: Oceanography | 54 min

Optional Downloads Series Navigation Some of the greatest scientific discoveries have actually been made through Bible studies by knowledgeable people. That seems difficult for some today to believe, but it is fact. In this lesson on our series Science and the Bible, we will examine the field of Oceanography and Marine Biology and see how…

Science & The Bible | Session 4: Geology | 1hr 9 min

Optional Downloads Series Navigation In this series on Science and the Bible we are taking different branches or fields of science and comparing what it has stated over the centuries and published and what the Bible has always stated about objectives in the fields. In this lesson, we are examining the science of Geology. Now…

Science & The Bible | Session 3: Meteorology | 39 min

Optional Downloads Series Navigation Bible and Science have been at odds with each other in many people’s minds, but eventually, science discovers that the Bible was correct all along. This lesson deals with the science of Meteorology. What does the Bible have to say about this science that affects our daily lives? Is there any…

Science & The Bible | Session 2: Physical Science | 1 hr 1 min

Optional Downloads Series Navigation “It is absolutely unreasonable to reject the notion of a Creator by appealing to science. Science has definitely shown the non-contradiction of Creation out of nothing.” — Dr. Henry Margenau, Professor of Physics & Natural Philosophy at Yale Louis Pasteur so simply stated that science should point us towards God, not away…

Science & The Bible | Session 1: God The Creator | 44 min

Optional Downloads Series Navigation What Scripture Says… The famous Noble laureate Dr. Francis Crick, atheist and one of the discoverers of the structure of DNA, wrote in his book Life Itself the following comment: “An honest man, armed with all of the knowledge available to us now, could only state that in some sense, the…

Science & The Bible | Introduction: Is Science The True God? | 46 min

Optional Downloads Series Navigation When Science & Philosophy Cross Paths Twice in the last few years a parent contacted me in desperation. In both cases, their child had thrown their Bible away in the trash can. One child was in high school, and the other was in college. Each parent pleaded with me asking for…

We are His workmanship (Ephesians 2:10) | 38 – 57 min

This course was hosted by Riverside Bible Camp in Amherst WI at their annual Family Camp Retreat. Thank you to Darrie and the entire Riverside staff for making this weekend successful! This course is designed around the theme verse Ephesians 2:10 (NASB): “For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared…

Pontius Pilate’s Ring | 14 min

Was Pontius Pilate real? A common argument against the accuracy of the Bible and its characters is “Science has disproven the Bible.” However there is a science that has continually confirmed Biblical history over and over again. The field of Archeology which seeks to uncover the mysteries of the past and confirm the known record…

The Road To Emmaus: Messianic Prophecies of the Old Testament | 35 – 60 min

This series explores the 80 Messianic Prophecies in the Old Testament, from Genesis to Malachi. This series will help you understand why it is important for us to study the Old Testament and its value in regards to the New Testament and the Salvation story. Jesus and the Apostles often referenced the Old Testament in…

The Ipuwer Papyrus | 22 min

Archaeology is a great scientific field to look for biblical evidence. The Ipuwer Papyrus is a controversial collection of poems from ancient Egypt with striking similarities to Exodus. This lesson covers the discovery of the Ipuwer Papyrus and its parallels to the events of the book of Exodus. An introduction to the Ipuwer Papyrus The…

How to do a Bible Study (Treasure & a Pearl) | 28 min

How to do a Bible Study? Many of us are never taught how to do a Bible Study and read the Bible like a novel. If we’re honest we may be leaving our devotional time unsatisfied and confused. In this lesson Michael will show you a simple method to help you get more out of…