The Expository Files

1998; Issues 5.1 through 5.12

January 5.1

Whatever Happened To . . . PLAIN OLD BIBLES?
Melchizedeck and Christ, The Levitical Priesthood (Hebrews 7)
As For Me And My House We Will Serve the Lord (Joshua 24:15)
Sons of Day; Sons of Light (1 Thessalonians 5:1-11)
How Nehemiah Prayed (Nehemiah 1:5-11)
The Importance Of/Need For Studying "The Church" (Church Series #1)
The Plan of Salvation
Bible Study Opportunities

February 5.2

Misreading Prophecy
As A Wise Master Builder (1 Corinthians 3:10-17)
To As Many As Received Him (John 1:12)
The Empty Boast Of Hypocrites (Jeremiah 7:9,10)
"Christian Living" (Romans 12:1-2)
What Is "Church"? (Church Series #2)
The Plan of Salvation
There Is A Difference

March 5.3

Defining Adultery: Beware of Self-serving Definitions
The Case Of The Unidentified Exorcist (Luke 9:49, 50)
Those Who Oppose Themselves (2 Timothy 2:24-26)
Christ Lives In Me (Galatians 2:19,20)
Four Small, Wise Creatures (Proverbs 30:24-28)
"Church"--Universal and Local (Church Series #3)
The Plan of Salvation
"An Appalling and Horrible Thing" (Jeremiah 5:30,31)

April 5.4

"We do not take the Genesis Account/Creation at Face Value"
"To The Pure All Things Are Pure" (Titus 1:15,16)
God Answered Nebuchadnezzar (Daniel 3:15)
He Saved Us (Titus 3:3-11)
It is a Fearful Thing (Hebrews 10:31)
"Church" Is A Collective Noun (Church Series #4)
The Plan of Salvation
A "Word Fitly Spoken" (Proverbs 25:11)

May 5.5

The Hundredfold Recompense (Mark 10:29, 30)
Exposition of Ephesians 3:8-21 (Ephesians 3:8-21)
"The Soul That Sinneth" (Ezekiel 18)
All Such Boasting is Evil (James 4:13-17)
"Wine Is A Mocker" (Proverbs 20:1)
Universal Church -- Mistaken Concepts (Church Series #5)
The Plan of Salvation
Baptism - Where God Exerts His Redemptive Power

June 5.6

The Jesus Seminar - Putting Truth to the Vote
Recipe For Making Disciples (Matthew 28:19,20)
Forgetting Bethel and Gilgal (Amos 4:4)
What Kind of Faith, James? (James 2:14-26)
Living Sacrifices To God (Romans 12:1-5)
The Church In The New Testament (Church Series #6)
The Plan of Salvation
Are You Positive?

July 5.7

The Authenticity of the Gospel of John
Victims, But Still Obligated! (1 Peter 2:11-17)
What Was Timothy Charged to Do? (2 Timothy 4:1-5)
How To Reach the Winner's Circle (Hebrews 12:1,2)
Two Kings Receive Correction (1 Kings 20-21)
The "Universal Church" -- The Scriptural Concept (Church Series #7)
The Plan of Salvation
Standards Have Gone To An All Time Low

August 5.8

The Effect of Religious Faith on our Nation's Founding
"I Am the Door" (John 10:9)
A CHALLENGE: Where is your/our faith? (Luke 8:25)
Getting Serious About Our Daily Behavior (1 Timothy 3:14,15)
Why Did Paul Marvel? (Galatians 1:6)
The Importance Of The "Local Church" (Church Series #8)
The Plan of Salvation
"Open Pulpits" Or "Stopped Mouths?" (Titus 1:11)

September 5.9

Doing, The Test Of Being (1 John 3:7)
Zeal Without Knowledge (Romans 10:1-3)
"And Be Kind to One Another" (Ephesians 4:32)
Pardon Me! (Romans 5:6-10)
Working for The Lord (1 Corinthians 15:58)
Determining The Scriptural Work Of A Local Church (Church Series #9)
The Plan of Salvation
What About All Those Mistakes In The Bible?

October 5.10

The Truth is Out There
Christ Did Not Send Me to Baptize (1 Corinthians 1:17)
For The Gospel's Sake (1 Corinthians 9:19-23)
The Help All Of Us Need (Hebrews 2:18)
Total Commitment! (Galatians 2:20)
The Local Church And Evangelism (Church Series #10)
The Plan of Salvation
The Preachers of My Youth

November 5.11

Sobriety is Better than Levity (Ecclesiastes 7:2-6)
The Words of Eliphaz (Job 22)
"Judge Not, That You Be Not Judged." (Matthew 7:1)
The Very Last Day of All (Acts 17:31)
The Mystery Unveiled: Wow, What Results! (Colossians 1:24-29)
The Local Church and Benevolence (Church Series #11)
The Plan of Salvation

December 5.12

Great is Diana of the Britons!
We Shall Not All Sleep, We Shall/Be Changed (1 Corinthians 15:50-52)
He Who Endures To The End (Matthew 10:21-22)
David Praises the Lord (1 Chronicles 29:10-13)
Jesus Is Superior To Angels! (Hebrews 1)
The Organization of the Local Church (Church Series #12)
The Plan of Salvation
Solomon's Editorial On Immature Leaders (Ecclesiastes 10:16-20)