It's time to derive your worldview from the Bible

Rather than reading the Bible through the eyes of modern secularism, this provocative six-part course teaches you to read the Bible through its own eyes—as a record of God’s dealing with the human race. When you read it at this level, you will discover reasons to worship God in areas of life you probably never before associated with “religion.”

Thu, Jan 22, 1998
by Charles Clough
Duration: 1 hr 0 mins 31 secs
The geography of the nation Israel. Solomon’s spiritual decline leads to national decline. The nation of Israel fractures. In marriage, the common ground will either be biblical truth or not. The first rejection of the Davidic Covenant. Biblical history is the revelation of God’s faithfulness.
Thu, Jan 29, 1998
by Charles Clough
Passage: 1 Kings 11-13
Duration: 1 hr 26 mins 4 secs
The foundation of the second kingdom. God’s plans work in and through man, but do not need man. The exaltation of civil law over the Word of God is sin and structurally warps society. When sin erases truth, it can’t stand the vacuum and fills it with something else. Questions and answers.
Thu, Feb 05, 1998
by Charles Clough
Passage: 1 Kings 16-18
Duration: 1 hr 17 mins 11 secs
A picture of how God rules His own. God takes authority structures, inside His kingdom, very seriously. The Southern and Northern Kingdoms compared. Human solutions, in defiance of the Word of God, collapse of their own weight. How to tell a true prophet from a false prophet. God’s plans don’t change. Jeroboam establishes a man-made religion with a biblical vocabulary. Elijah, Ahab, and Jezebel. The gospel of Baal proven feckless. Questions and answers.
Thu, Feb 12, 1998
by Charles Clough
Duration: 1 hr 7 mins 40 secs
Elijah and the test on Mount Carmel. Being a false prophet was a capital offense. God runs the nation of Israel as a good father runs his family. Property ownership in God’s kingdom. True revival reflects Who God is, not what people are doing. The ends of Ahab and Jezebel. Questions and answers.
Thu, Feb 26, 1998
by Charles Clough
Duration: 1 hr 12 mins 32 secs
Very little of the New Testament is new. Only in Judeo-Christianity does God make contracts with human beings. The believer is to trust first, then obey. The Saul model and the David model of leadership compared. Trusting God’s character and that He has a purpose in suffering. Reasons for suffering. The focus of sanctification. Questions and answers.
Thu, Mar 05, 1998
by Charles Clough
Passage: 1 Samuel 12
Duration: 1 hr 16 mins 28 secs
The divided kingdom. Fallen man, entrusted with total power, will always become a tyrant. Samuel’s farewell address to the nation. What should be the source of our motivation to obey God? Sin reinterprets our circumstances according to the flesh. The biblical meaning of election. How God chastens His people. How believers train their flesh in unrighteousness. God will not permit His elect people to damage themselves irreparably. Questions and answers.