The Life of a Christian

Dr. Henry Bast

Imagine writing a letter to a loved one that would most likely be the last words they would ever receive from you. What would you say? Dr. Henry Bast explores these final words of Peter in The Life of a Christian. “In this letter Peter looks not only at the circumstances, problems, difficulties and temptations the Christians faced in the first century; he looks beyond these to the second coming of Jesus Christ and the end time.” While reading this …

Messages from Revelation

Dr. Henry Bast

Fear and confusion tend to describe the way people look at the book of Revelation. This causes many to skip over it in favor of more “friendly” books of the Bible. However, after reading Messages from Revelation by Dr. Bast you will see that Revelation is ultimately not about fear and destruction but about inspiration and encouragement – it teaches us that God is in control of history and He will bring it to a good end. Download PDF

John the Baptist: The Greatness of a Prophet

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READ : Luke 3:7-9 Luke 7:24-28 John 3:28-30 Since all of the prophets were great men of God holding the highest office in the land, let us consider today in what sense John the Baptist was the greatest of the prophets. What then did you go out to see? A prophet? Yes, I tell you, and more than a prophet. This is he of whom it is written, “Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, who shall prepare thy …

Daniel: The Predictions of a Prophet

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READ : Daniel 2:44, 47 Deuteronomy 18:21-22 Matthew 11:28-29 In our study of the Book of Daniel, we will begin by observing the account it gives of the making of a prophet.     The king said to Daniel, “Truly, your God is God of gods and Lord of kings, and a revealer of mysteries, for you have been able to reveal this mystery.” Daniel 2:47 RSC The book of Daniel is a fascinating book. It has been a favorite …

Ezekiel: A Prophet's Responsibility

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READ : Ezekiel 33:7-11, 30-33 Ezekiel 36:25-28 Hebrews 2:1-3 In this message we will discuss the question: What does the figure of the watchman teach us about the function of a prophet and consequently of a minister of the Word of God? So you, son of man, I have made a watchman for the house of Israel; whenever you hear a word from my mouth, you shall give them warning from me. Ezekiel 33:7 RSV The office and function of …

Jeremiah: The Word of the Lord

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READ : Jeremiah 23:1-40 2 Timothy 4:2-4 In our study of this passage from Jeremiah we will find five characteristics of a true prophet of the living God. Let the prophet who has a dream tell the dream, but let him who has my word speak my word faithfully. What has straw in common with wheat? says the Lord. Is not my word like fire, says the Lord, and like a hammer which breaks the rock in pieces? Jeremiah 23:28-29 …