Posts Categorized: Bible Studies (Blog Form)

If Republicans give more to charity than Democrats, does that makes them the party that cares more about the poor?

From time to time, when I post a statement online that refers to the Republican Party as the party that exploits Americans for the sake of the greedy, a Republican will fire back that my statement is incorrect, because Republicans give more to charity than Democrats do. Of course, they miss the point of what… Read more »

Baptism (Bible Study) – Part 1

[To read this study in its entirety, please go to the Bible Studies page on this website and download the PDF.] (Copyright © 2009 by K. Scott Schaeffer) (All quotes from the NRSV. Personal pronouns referring to divinity are not capitalized per this translation) Must we be baptized to get into heaven? If so, must… Read more »

Baptism (Bible Study) – Part 2

[To read this study in its entirety, please go to the Bible Studies page on this website and download the PDF.]   John 3:22-24, “After this Jesus and his disciples went into the Judean countryside, and he spent some time there with them and baptized. John also was baptizing at Aenon near Salim because water… Read more »

Baptism (Bible Study) – Part 3

[To read this study in its entirety, please go to the Bible Studies page on this website and download the PDF.] Acts 16:30-33, “Then he brought them outside and said, ‘Sirs, what must I do to be saved?’ They answered, ‘Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved, you and your household.’ They… Read more »

Birth Control (Bible Study)

[To read this study in its entirety, please go to the Bible Studies page on this website and download the PDF.] (All Bible quotes from the New Revised Standard Version) (Copyright © 2009 by K. Scott Schaeffer) This debate is much more heated among Roman Catholics than it is Protestants. However, it affects so many… Read more »