Join Bible teacher and historian David Evans as he guides you through the stories of the Bible. In each lesson, David will bring the historical, geographic, and cultural context of the scriptures alive through stories and illustrations to help you understand the text. He has dedicated himself to study the Jewish and cultural backgrounds of the Bible. David, his wife Roseanne, and his five children, recently returned from Israel where he experienced first hand the land and historical landscape of the Bible. David uses research of the top scholars in the fields of archaeology, history, culture, language and Biblical study as tools to explore the Biblical text more deeply.
22 – But I Sinned!
The Evil One, cursed be he, has one central way of attack. First, it is to tempt a person to sin, and then once he or she sins, is to push that individual deep into depression and sadness. If the Evil One gets us to commit sin, he then wants us to feel so terrible […]
21 – More than me!
In Proverbs chapter 3, we read this powerful truth: “Do not let kindness and truth leave you; Bind them around your neck, Write them on the tablet of your heart.” King Solomon is writing about the extreme importance of kindness, too. This simple command to bind truth and kindness to our necks and write the […]
20 – Life Insurance
Each one of us has experienced difficult times in our lives, and some of us may be going through a painful time right now. But God himself hears our cries for help and he knows and understands our weaknesses. In Isaiah 54, the Lord says, “It is I who created the blacksmith who fans the […]
19 – A Highway in the Desert
A voice of one calling: “In the wilderness prepare the way for the LORD; make straight in the desert a highway for our God. Every valley shall be raised up, every mountain and hill made low; the rough ground shall become level, the rugged places a plain.” — Isaiah 40:3–4 The book of Isaiah is […]
18 – Our Song
Deuteronomy chapter 31 and verse 19 reads: “Now therefore write ye this song for you, and teach it the children of Israel: put it in their mouths, that this song may be a witness for me against the children of Israel.” This verse picks up the story of the Children of Israel after they have […]
17 – I Believe in You!
“Everybody line-up!” I can still hear the PE teacher yell that early spring morning, as all of us kids scrambled to line up along the kickball field base line. “Today we are playing kickball.” “Tim; Aaron, you are the team captains, you get to select the players.” You quickly look down the baseline as everybody […]