Bible Teaching

Here is a list of some basic Bible principles.

 

Hover over the references to read the verses.

The Bible

The Bible is the only true message from God.

It was inspired by him and written down by faithful people.

2 Tim 3:16

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,

2 Peter 1:21

For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.

2 Timothy 3:16

All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness,

2 Peter 1:21

For no prophecy was ever produced by the will of man, but men spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.

2 Timothy 3:16     2 Peter 1:21

God

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Creation

There is only one God. He made the world and all life in it.  

2 Tim 3:16

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,

2 Peter 1:21

For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.

Deuteronomy 6:4

Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God, the LORD is one.

Jerimiah 27:5

It is I who by my great power and my outstretched arm have made the earth, with the men and animals that are on the earth, and I give it to whomever it seems right to me.

Deuteronomy 6:4     Jerimiah 27:5

Jesus

Jesus is the son of God. Born of a virgin, Mary, through God’s power, his holy spirit.

2 Tim 3:16

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,

2 Peter 1:21

For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.

Matthew 3:17

and behold, a voice from heaven said, “This is my beloved Son, with whom I am well pleased.”

Galatians 4:4

But when the fullness of time had come, God sent forth his Son, born of woman, born under the law,

Matthew 3:17     Galatians 4:4

Jesus’ sacrifice

Jesus overcame all temptation and died as a sacrifice to save his followers from sin and death.

Acts 2:23-24     Romans 8:3

2 Tim 3:16

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,

2 Peter 1:21

For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.

Acts 2:23-24

this Jesus, delivered up according to the definite plan and foreknowledge of God, you crucified and killed by the hands of lawless men. God raised him up, loosing the pangs of death, because it was not possible for him to be held by it.

Romans 8:3

For God has done what the law, weakened by the flesh, could not do. By sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and for sin, he condemned sin in the flesh,

Jesus’ Resurrection

Jesus was raised from the dead by God. He later ascended to heaven but will return to set up God’s Kingdom on earth.

Mark 16:19     Acts 1:3

2 Tim 3:16

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,

2 Peter 1:21

For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.

Mark 16:19

     So then the Lord Jesus, after he had spoken to them, was taken up into heaven

     and sat down at the right hand of God.

Acts 1:3

     He presented himself alive to them after his suffering by many proofs, appearing

     to them during forty days and speaking about the kingdom of God.

Jesus' Return

When Jesus returns he will raise and judge the responsible dead. He will give eternal life to those who have been faithful.

Daniel 12:2     John 5:28-29

2 Tim 3:16

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,

2 Peter 1:21

For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.

Dan 12:2

     And many of those who sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, some to

     everlasting life, and some to shame and everlasting contempt.

John 5:28-29

     Do not marvel at this, for an hour is coming when all who are in the tombs will

     hear his voice and come out, those who have done good to the resurrection of

     life, and those who have done evil to the resurrection of judgment.

The Kingdom of God

Jesus will be King over the restored Kingdom of God.

He will reign over the whole earth from Jerusalem, in Israel.

2 Tim 3:16

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,

2 Peter 1:21

For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.

Luke 1:32-33

He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High. And the Lord God will give to him the throne of his father David, and he will reign over the house of Jacob forever, and of his kingdom there will be no end.

Is 9:6-7

For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder...Of the increase of his government and of peace there will be no end, on the throne of David and over his kingdom, to establish it and to uphold it with justice and with righteousness from this time forth and forevermore...

Luke 1:32-33     Isaiah 9:6-7

Death

When a person dies they cease to exist. The only hope of life is resurrection at Jesus Christ’s return to the earth.

2 Tim 3:16

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,

2 Peter 1:21

For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.

Psalms 146:4

When his breath departs, he returns to the earth; on that very day his plans perish.

Ecclesiastes 9:5-6

For the living know that they will die, but the dead know nothing, and they have no more reward, for the memory of them is forgotten. Their love and their hate and their envy have already perished, and forever they have no more share in all that is done under the sun.

Pslams 146:4     Ecclesiastes 9:5-6

Sin

Humans sin by going against God. The devil is not a supernatural being. It is another name for sinful human nature.

2 Tim 3:16

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,

2 Peter 1:21

For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.

James 1:14-15

But each person is tempted when he is lured and enticed by his own desire. Then desire when it has conceived gives birth to sin, and sin when it is fully grown brings forth death.

Heb 2:14

Since therefore the children share in flesh and blood, [Jesus] himself likewise partook of the same things, that through death he might destroy the one who has the power of death, that is, the devil,

James 1:14-15     Hebrews 2:14

Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit is God’s power by which he carries out his purpose.

2 Tim 3:16

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,

2 Peter 1:21

For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.

Luke 1:35

And the angel answered [Mary], “The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you; therefore the child to be born will be called holy – the Son of God.

Acts 10:38

how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with power. He went about doing good and healing all who were oppressed by the devil, for God was with him.

Luke 1:35     Acts 10:38

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Your share in god's promises. Leaflet
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After Death - What? Leaflet
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