What’s in a Name? Why You Shouldn’t Skip the Geneologies

When I’m reading the Bible, I find it really easy to “skim” through certain parts. Or skip them all together.  Some of the laws are just plain hard to get through (for example, most of Leviticus).  It’s pretty easy to skip through the prophecies as well; it can feel like reading a history textbook. It is especially easy to skip through genealogies…so …

Learning to Love God's Word

I love coffee. Like… really love. We’re talking borderline coffee snob, here.  If you ever visit my apartment, this fact will go without saying. You’d probably notice the constant collections of mugs in the kitchen sink and shelves full of brewing equipment. The electric pot, the kettle, the Aeropress, the French press, the Chemex, the filters, the burr grinder, the beans…what …

Jesus Christ: The Breaker

Throughout the Old and New Testament, we read many different names for the coming Messiah. Dr. Tom Davis, the Academic Dean and  respected  professor at the Word of Life Bible Institute explores a lesser known Messianic Title, and the importance of its connection to other familiar words in the Bible. The Prophet Micah is a younger contemporary of Isaiah and …