Textual Studies

Pentateuch
Remembering God’s Deliverance: The Institution of the Passover [Exod. 11:1-13:16]
The Ten Commandments as Expressions of Moral Value [Exod. 20:2-17]
The Peril of Prosperity: A Graphical Analysis of Deuteronomy 8:10-20

Historical Books
Prologue to the Book of Judges: Israel’s Failures and the Lord’s Response [1:1-3:6]
Empty Things: 1 Samuel 12:21
The Soul of Israel: Spiritual Conditions during the Ministry of Elijah [1 Kings 16-22; 2 Kings 1-3]

Wisdom Literature
“Blessed Is the One Who Considers the Poor!” An Analysis of Psalm 41
The Christian and the Word of God [Ps. 119]
Spiritual Maturity through Affliction: Insights from Psalm 119
“The Wrong Side of the Tracks”: Insights from Psalms 119.1-16
Balancing Life’s Priorities: Principles from Psalms 127 & 128
Proverbs on Parenting
Spiritual Disgust: Abomination to Yahweh in the Book of Proverbs

Prophets
Avoiding Spiritual Adultery [Jer. 2:1-6:30]
Boasting—Right or Wrong? [Jer. 9:23-24]

Gospels and Acts
Defending Heaven’s Values in a Fallen World [Matt. 5:21-48]
The Lord’s Prayer [Matt 6:9-13; Luke 11:2-4]
God’s Best for Us (Matt. 7:7-11)
Does Jesus’ Rejection by Men Negate His Claim to Be Messiah? A Negative Response from Matthew 11.2-19
“Judge Not . . .”: An Analysis of Luke 6.37-49
Love Thy Neighbor: A Call to Extend Our Boundaries [Luke 10:25-37]
Jesus on Ownership: An Analysis of Luke 12.13-31
Life in the Vine: Notes on John 15:1-17
Ministry Themes in the Book of Acts

Epistles
God’s Righteousness Revealed: An Exposition of Romans
The Source of the Believer’s Hope: An Analysis of Romans 8:26-39
Romans 14.1-15.7: Exegesis & Application
Spiritual Leaders and Their Followers: Lessons from 1 Corinthians 4
1 Corinthians 5: A Case Study in Church Discipline
Why Wait? Thoughts on Sexual Purity from 1 Corinthians 6.13-20
Paul’s Directives in 1 Corinthians 14
Paul on Ministry: Lessons from 2 Corinthians
Leadership Principles in 2 Corinthians
The Fragrance of Faithful Service: How to Smell Good for the Lord [2 Cor. 2:14-5:10]
The Glory of the Gospel: A Christmas Meditation from 2 Corinthians 3
Grace Giving: An Analysis of 2 Corinthians 8-9
Sin, Grace, and Works: An Exposition of Ephesians 2:1-10
Dominant Themes of the Epistle to the Philippians
“Get Involved in the Gospel!” [Phil. 1:1-30]
The Person and Work of Christ: An Analysis of Philippians 2:2-11
“God’s Promise of Hope is Gospel” [Col. 1:3-6]
Spiritual Reality & Spiritual Mentality: A Study of Colossians 3:1-4
Biblical Qualifications of Church Officers: Overseers and Deacons [1 Tim. 3:1-13; Titus 1:6-9]
Bank on It: A Survey of Paul’s “Trustworthy Sayings” [1 Tim. 1:15; 3:1; 4:9; 2 Tim. 2:11; Titus 3:8]
Two Tests of True Christianity: An Analysis of 1 John

Revelation
Notes on Revelation
Revelation Series @ Seminole Baptist Temple
The Divine Character of Jesus Christ: Evidence from Revelation 1 [Rev. 1:10-18]
Evaluating Employee Performance: Insights from the Churches in Revelation 2-3
On Being a Successful Church: An Exposition of Revelation 2:1-7