John Sewell
Sewell

August 2014

A Word from the President

Jesus commanded his disciples to “go and make disciples of all nations,…”Jesus preached everywhere, beside the Sea of Galilee, on a mountainside, in the house of Peter’s mother-in-law, in a boat, in the region of the Gadarenes, on the streets, in the grain fields in the regions of Tyre and Sidon, in the Temple, in synagogues, in the upper room, on the Mount of Olives, on the cross, on a mountain in Galilee,… (Matthew 9:1, 9) We live in a marvelous age of technology in which we can preach to millions by way of radio, television, and, yes, the world wide web! Teaching the word of God by way of the internet is effective and amazingly cost effective! On www.biblestudyworkshop.org, you will find a tremendous amount of material ready to use in adult Bible classes, as sermon outlines, as radio and television sermons, as correspondence courses, in preacher training school classes, in Christian college Bible classes, and in many other teaching situations.This study material, with review questions, gives verse by verse explanations of the entire New Testament and most of the Old Testament. Other lessons are being added on a continuing basis.All these lessons are absolutely FREE! Between January 1, 2014 and May 31, 2014, 10,165 different people who had never previously accessed www.biblestudyworkshop.org visited our website. Hits numbered an astonishing 136,356! These people live in the United States, Ukraine, Great Britain, Netherlands, Thailand, Russian Federation, China, Turkey, Philippians, Germany, Australia, Canada, France, Singapore, India, Spain, South Korea, South Africa, Poland, Japan, Viet Nam, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, Romania and Italy. Worldwide use of www.biblestudyworkshop.org continues at a remarkable rate.

We would like very much to hear from you!

We welcome questions and comments. Please write us by email at: sewell6252@comcast.net We look forward to hearing from you!

Any of the lessons may be viewed in another language by following these steps: First download the lesson to your computer. Then you may use Google Translate to convert the entire document. Simply click “Choose File” on the page which opens and select the document and the language you wish to view it in.

Copyright Statement


Scripture taken from the Holy Bible, New International Version © Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, by International Bible Society. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

The Adam Clarke Commentary is a derivative of an electronic edition prepared by GodRules.net. The Adam Clarke Commentary is in the public domain.

Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Thomas Nelson Publishers, Nashville, Atlanta, London, Vancouver, 1986.

The College Press NIV Comentary, College Press Publishing Company, Joplin, Missouri, 2002.

Old Testament Survey Server, James E. Smith, College Press Publishing Company, Joplin, Missouri, 1992.

James Burton Coffman Commentaries, ACU Press, Abilene Christian University Press, Abilene, Texas, 1992.

NET Bible, www.bible.org, Scripture Quoted by Permission. Quotations Designated (NET) Are From The Net Bible ® Copyright © 2005 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C., www.bible.org. All Rights Reserved.

The Pulpit Commentary, Republished by Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1962.

Scripture quoted by permission. Quotations designated (NET) are from the NET Bible® Copyright © 2005 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. www.bible.org All Rights Reserved.


Directors

Don Campbell,  Tipton Curd,  Carole English,  Ed Frankum,  Sandra Green, Wade Green, Bill Holman, John Sewell,  Herb Ward

Go ye therefore, and teach all nations…
Matthew 28:19 (KJV)