Guided Bible Studies for Hungry Christians

Mount Gerizim:

Mount Gerizim means cut up (i.e. rocky) (Strong’ s01630); It is north of the West Bank city of Nablus and rises above the Valley of Shechem. The mountain reaches a height of 1,202 ft. above the floor of the valley, and 2,877 ft. above the level of the Mediterranean. The Samaritans suggest that Gerizim is the higher; but it is actually more than 200 ft. lower than Ebal. These two mountains ov ...[Read More]

Mount Gaash:

Mount Gaash was the name of a hill in ancient Israel. It is in the mountainous region of Ephraim.  Ephraim Mountain region located northwest of Ephraim, northeast of Bethel and southwest of Nabulus.  Joshua, the son of Nun, the servant of the LORD died and was buried in the border of his inheritance in Timnath-heres, in the mount of Ephraim, on the north side of the hill Gaash. “And the people ser ...[Read More]

Mount Ebal:

Mount Ebal is north of the West Bank city of Nablus and rises above the Valley of Shechem. The mountain (Arabic el-Iclamiyeh) reaches a height of 1,402 ft. above the floor of the valley, and 3,077 ft. above the level of the Mediterranean. The Samaritans suggest that Gerizim is the higher; but it is actually more than 200 ft. lower than Ebal. These two mountains overhang the pass through which the ...[Read More]

Mount Carmel:

Mount Carmel is a mountain range on the coast of Israel that overlooks the Mediterranean Sea. The name derives from Hebrew which means “vineyards of God”. It was famous for its fruitfulness.  Mount Carmel is the highest peak of a range of mountains in northwest Israel. Elijah at the time when Ahab and Jezebel reigned (1 Kings 18) when Elijah took on the prophets of the god baal by arra ...[Read More]

Mount Baalah:

Mount Baalah is possibly the name of the mountain range, west of Jerusalem, where the town Kirjath-jearim was once located.  It is believed that Kirjath-jearim is known as Abu Gosh, which was an Israeli Arab village that was established in 1520 and built over the ruins of the Biblical town of Kirjath-jearim. Abu Gosh is west of Jerusalem, and just north of the Tel Aviv-Jerusalem highway. It is pre ...[Read More]

Mount Ararat:

The book of Genesis identifies the mountains of Ararat as the resting place of Noah’s ark after the flood. A mountainous region of eastern Armenia, between the river Araxes and the lakes Van and Oroomiah, the site where Noah’s ark came to rest (Strong. 2001, #0780).   Mount Ararat is the highest mountain (known as “Agri” in Turkey) at 5137 meters. Mount Ararat consists of two volcanic peaks ...[Read More]

Mountains of Israel: Mount Abarim:

Mount Abarim: One of the mountains of spiritual realm mentioned in the Bible. It is a mountain or range of mountains on the east of the Jordan, in the land of Moab, opposite to Jericho. (Strong. 2001. #05682).  The LORD GOD told Moses to go up to Mount Abram, to the top of Pisgah one of the summits of Mount Nebo where Moses surveyed the Promised land. Moses was allowed to see the Promised Land, bu ...[Read More]

The Theology of Arminianism:

Introduction Arminianism is a school of Protestant Christian theology that holds the Christian doctrine that salvation was brought about by Jesus Christ. It was founded by Jacobus Arminius who was a Dutch theologian. Most mainstream Protestantism and Evangelicalism accept Arminianism because of the influence of John Wesley and can be found distinguished within the Methodist movement. Arminianism d ...[Read More]

What the Covenant of Circumcision Means to Christians:

Circumcision was part of the ceremonial law that the LORD God gave to the children of Israel. It was through the death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ that made atonement for our sins; this made the ceremonial law obsolete.  Genesis 17:10 – 27; Galatians 3:26-29 Genesis 17:10 is the first to speak about the Covenant of Circumcision.: “This is My covenant which you shall keep, between Me and ...[Read More]

Zipporah wife of Moses:

Zipporah was the daughter of a priest from Midian. She was an obedient daughter who went out daily to tend her father’s flock in spite of being bullied by other shepherd’s in the area. She was one of seven daughters. She was a faithful wife and mother of an outsider. She was supportive of her husband and willingly stepped aside so Moses could fulfill his calling from the LORD God.  Exodus 2:16-22: ...[Read More]