Guide to the Four Gospels

Guide to the Four Gospels

The first four books of the New Testament are known as the Gospels: Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. Each book tells us about the life, ministry, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Let’s get a high-level overview of these four books, what makes them...
Revelation: behold, He is coming quickly

Revelation: behold, He is coming quickly

Revelation: behold, He is coming quickly What is Revelation about? John is an exile on the isle of Patmos. His crime: bearing witness of Jesus (Re 1:9). Somebody didn’t want John spreading this gospel message, and so they’d shipped him off to an island. He’s...
2 Peter: remember the truth

2 Peter: remember the truth

2 Peter: Remember the Truth What is 2 Peter about? The second epistle of Peter is a brief letter of reminders for first-century Christians. Peter urges his readers to make every effort to grow in their faith, to remember that the promises of God (spoken by the...
Nehemiah: rebuilding and remembering

Nehemiah: rebuilding and remembering

What is Nehemiah about? After 70 years in exile, the Jews had returned home and rebuilt the temple in Jerusalem. They were able to worship God in their own land, but the city still lay in ruins. The once-great capital of the promised land was a depressing rubble heap...