Is a thorough knowledge of the Bible important for a Christian? The answer is “yes”. The Apostle Peter writes, “But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts: and be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear:” (1 Peter 3:15).
There are many who do not know why they believe a certain way. They are unable to give an answer to those who ask why they are a Christian and why they believe as they do. Answers that are shallow or just clichés fail to impress others. Our answers should be based on the Bible, and they should be logical.
2 Timothy 2:15 tells us to, “Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.” Not only should our testimony be based upon the Bible but it should be based upon the Bible rightly divided. All Christian churches claim to use the Bible as their basis for doctrine. But too often they misinterpret the message of God.
A proper understanding of God’s Word will only come as a result of study. These lessons are designed to assist you in understanding the basic doctrines of the Bible. Its goal is to enable you to give a Biblical answer to those who ask you what you believe and why. It should also add confidence and stability to your Christian life. Pray for God’s guidance as you study these lessons. He wants you to learn these lessons, and He will help you learn them.
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Lesson 1: THE WORD OF GOD
Lesson 2: GOD THE FATHER
Lesson 3: JESUS THE SON OF GOD
Lesson 4: GOD’S HOLY SPIRIT
Lesson 5: THE CRUCIFIXION
Lesson 6: THE RESURRECTION OF JESUS CHRIST
Lesson 7: THE STATE OF THE DEAD
Lesson 8: THE PUNISHMENT OF THE WICKED
Lesson 9: HOLY LIVING
Lesson 10: GOD’S CHURCH
Lesson 11: BAPTISM
Lesson 12: THE LORD’S SUPPER
Lesson 13: THE TEN COMMANDMENTS
Lesson 14: THE SABBATH
Lesson 15: DIVINE HEALING
Lesson 16: THE RESURRECTION
Lesson 17: THE SECOND RETURN OF JESUS CHRIST
Lesson 18: THE KINGDOM