COMMITTED to train men and women
to have minds for the Lord Jesus,
hearts for the truth, and
hands that are skilled to the task.

Wednesday Night Studies

03.22.2023 – Screwtape Letter Three

1 Thessalonians 4:1-12 2 Thessalonians 2:13-15 Proverbs 19:11 Matthew 7:21-23 Proverbs 27:6 James 2:14-16 James 3:1-12 Matthew 22:15-18 C.S. Lewis wrote an essay titled: “Miserable Offender” “Those who do not think about their own sins make up for it by thinking incessantly about the sins of others.” Lewis calls this a ‘JEALOUSY OF AFFECTION’ and…

11.30.2022 – Lesson 11 | THE HOUR IS LATER THAN WE KNOW

Ephesians 4:17-25 Matthew 24:4 2 Thessalonians 2:9-12 Dr. Kevin Donnelly ‘INTRODUCTION’ (published 2021) ‘Cancel Culture and the Left’s Long March’ ” Imagine a society where people, from high to low, are fired from their jobs for entering into the ‘wrong side’ of a cultural debate, where academics are routinely sacked or sanctioned for expressing incorrect…

11.16.2022 – Lesson 10 | WHAT ARE YOU THINKING?

Ecclesiastes 12:1-13 Philippians 4:8-9 Isaiah 5:20 Proverbs 23:23 “Winning the war in Your Mind” by Craig Groeschel “Our lives do follow the direction of our thoughts. The better we grasp that truth, the better equipped we’ll be to change the trajectory of our lives.” Fred Hollomon, a former chaplain of the Kansas State Senate: “Omniscient…

10.12.2022 – LESSON 5 | DIVERSITY: DIVIDES and DESTROYS

Acts 17:16-31 Luke 12:41-48 F.A. Hayek “The Road To Serfdom (2007) Chapter Two: The Great Utopia “That socialism has displaced liberalism as the doctrine held by the great majority of progressives does not simply mean that people had forgotten the warnings of the great liberal thinkers of the past about the consequences of collectivism. It…

10.05.2022 – Lesson 4 | WHO CONTROLS THE PAST CONTROLS THE FUTURE

Deuteronomy 6:4-21 2 Peter 1:20-21 Erwin Lutzer in “We Will Not Be Silenced” “Revising history lies at the heart of all social and political revolutions. Perhaps the best example is the bloody cultural revolution in China (1966-1976). Mao Zedong decreed that China was to rid itself of all traces of capitalistic Western influence. The Red…

09.28.2022 – Lesson 3 | SEXUAL CONFUSION

Romans 1:18-32 Romans 12:1-2 Erwin Lutzer “No Reason to Hide” WILL YOU BE COMPLICIT, COMPLACENT, OR COURAGEOUS? “Revolutionaries cannot amass power within a country that is at peace with itself; they must have chaos. The great pillars of civilization must be upended. Radicals want to disrupt America’s history, its culture, and the very building blocks…

04.27.2022 – FREEDOM HAS IT’S PRICE – Lesson 12

Luke 13:22-25 Ephesians 3:10 Jeremiah 12:1-5  2 Chronicles 20:12 Vasily Zhukovsky (Christian poet) “We all have crosses to bear, and we are constantly trying on different ones for a good fit.” Erwin Lutzer “We Will Not Be Silenced” “Don’t solve problems; use them! That’s how a coworker of Saul Alinsky described the philosophy of the famous…

04.23.2022 – NANO TECHNOLOGY – Part Two | Lesson 11

Ephesians 5:1- 17 (NLT) 2 Corinthians 10:3-5(NLT) Chuck Swindoll in his daily “Insight for Living” tackles the most important aspect of any study: KNOWLEDGE VERSES WISDOM “How easy it is to acquire knowledge, yet how difficult and painstaking is the process of gaining wisdom. Man shares knowledge; God gives wisdom. Knowledge comes as we get an…

03.30.2022 – INFORMATION – Part Three | Lesson 8

2 Timothy 3:1-5 Matthew 24:3-6 In 2019, Douglas Rushkoff published the book titled: “TEAM HUMAN” “We are naïve to think that digital technology would be intrinsically and inevitably more empowering than any medium that came before it. Yes, digital networks are more directionless and decentralized than their broadcast predecessors. They allow messages to flow from…

03.23.2022 – INFORMATION – Part Two | Lesson 7

Timothy 3:1-5 2 Peter 2:1-3 Revelation 18:11-13 Klaus Schwab “The Fourth Industrial Revolution” “This revolution is different in scale, scope and complexity from any that have come before us. Characterized by a range of new technologies that are fusing the physical, DIGITAL and biological worlds, the developments are affecting all disciplines, economies, industries and governments,…

02.23.2022 – ROBOTICS – Part One | Lesson 4

Dr. Michael Heiser in ‘REVERSING HERMON’ ‘Given that modern Christians are only taught one explanation for human depravity instead of the two that New Testament writers would have embraced, the fact that certain early church fathers acknowledged the role of the Watcher’s transgressions in human depravity is largely unknown. Irenaeus, for example, taught both explanations…

02.09.2022 – GENETICS – Part One | Lesson 2

2 Timothy 3:1-5 Psalm 139:1-14 Matthew 24:1-14 Joel Garreau “Radical Evolution” “Four interrelated, intertwining technologies are cranking up to modify human nature. Call them GRIN technologies – the genetic, robotic, information and nana processes. These four advances are intermingled and feeding on one another. And they are collectively creating a curve of change unlike anything…

02.02.2022 – GIANT PROBLEM | Lesson 1

Joel Garreau “Radical Evolution” “We are at an inflection point in history. We are engineering the next stage of human evolution. Through advances in Genetics, Robotics, Information and Nano Technologies, we are altering our minds, our memories, our metabolisms, our personalities, our progeny- and perhaps our very souls.” Stewart E. Kelly “Truth Considered & Applied:…