James 2:10 – For whoever keeps the whole law and yet stumbles at just one point is guilty of breaking all of it. In this study, we will examine this rather strong declaration by James that by stumbling at just one point renders one’s good work at keeping the whole law meaningless, and decipher his gentle reminder behind these seemingly harsh words.
Jude 1:24 – To him who is able to keep you from stumbling and to present you before his glorious presence without fault and with great joy. In this study we will examine what it means to stumble and what it means to not stumble.
Romans 13:12 – The night is nearly over; the day is almost here. So let us put aside the deeds of darkness and put on the armor of light. In this study, we will look for the light at the end of the tunnel of suffering as Christians.
Genesis 32:26 – Then the man said, “Let me go, for it is daybreak.” But Jacob replied, “I will not let you go unless you bless me.” In this study, we will examine the man Jacob and how he, the supplanter, finally became the man who perseveres with God with the end of this wrestle.
Genesis 32:25 – When the man saw that he could not overpower him, he touched the socket of Jacob’s hip so that his hip was wrenched as he wrestled with the man. In this study, we will examine the nature of this supernatural encounter, and its impact on Jacob.