Articles tagged with: Bible History

Joshua - God is salvation

UCGia Bible Insights June 8 2023

Joshua - God is salvation

Joshua succeeded Moses as leader of Israel and lived a life of faith and obedience as he led the Israelites into the land God had promised them.
Read 6:20
Paul - Apostle to the Gentiles

UCG IA Bible Insights December 15 2022

Paul - Apostle to the Gentiles

The Apostle Paul served as a witness for Christ at the highest levels of government in Rome, and also to us 2,000 years later.
Read 4:30
Queen Esther - A woman willing to save others

UCG IA Bible Insights September 8 2022

Queen Esther - A woman willing to save others

The example set by Esther and Mordecai of their trust and faith in God teaches valuable spiritual lessons for us today.
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Sarah: A story of virtue

UCG IA Bible Insights June 30 2022

Sarah: A story of virtue

Sarah was a faithful wife and mother, a fitting partner for Abraham, God's faithful patriarch, and an example for us today.
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King Solomon's reign

UCGia Bible Insights June 25 2020

King Solomon's reign

There is a great deal of archaeological evidence corroborating the biblical account of King Solomon's reign.
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From harlot to heroine

UCGia Bible Insights June 8 2023

From harlot to heroine

Through her unshakable faith in God a harlot of Canaan became an example of faith and courage to Christians down through the ages.
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Ezra - Spiritually restoring a people

UCG IA Bible Insights December 8 2022

Ezra - Spiritually restoring a people

Ezra, a faithful priest, helped fulfil God's promises to the remnant of Judah in Babylon in the 400s B.C.
Read 3:40
Noah - An example of righteousness

UCG IA Bible Insights August 4 2022

Noah - An example of righteousness

The account of Noah's life contains a lesson God wants Christians to take to heart. Righteousness and faithfulness save and preserve, but sin destroys.
Read 3:50
Examples of living faith

UCG IA Bible Insights May 12 2022

Examples of living faith

One way to gain a better understand of faith is to consider the men and women of the Bible who trusted and obeyed God, placing their lives in His hands.

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Are there examples of depression in the Bible?

UCGia Bible Insights February 23 2023

Are there examples of depression in the Bible?

Many of God’s servants went through low periods in their lives and even suffered from depression.
Read 4:00
Did Abraham keep the same laws God gave to Moses?

UCG IA Bible Insights October 27 2022

Did Abraham keep the same laws God gave to Moses?

Abraham knew a lot more about God's law and the guidelines for righteous behaviour then most religious teachers give him credit for today.
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Did Noah's flood cause a global catastrophe?

UCG IA Bible Insights August 4 2022

Did Noah's flood cause a global catastrophe?

When the geologic strata and fossil record are assesed from a biblical perspective, it is clear the layered sedimentary rocks were deposited in rapid succession and not over eons of time.
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Habakkuk - The prophet who saw history

UCGia Bible Insights March 3 2022

Habakkuk - The prophet who saw history

Habakkuk lived at a turning point in world history. when God was moving the balance of power among world empires, and setting the stage for end time events.

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Thyatira: Seek first the Kingdom of God

UCGia Bible Insights February 9 2023

Thyatira: Seek first the Kingdom of God

One of the pitfalls the church at Thyatira succumbed to was idolatry, which meant they were not putting God first in their lives.
Read 3:30
As in the days of Noah

UCG IA Bible Insights September 15 2022

As in the days of Noah

God told Noah to build the ark to save his family from the judgment He would bring on the world for its sin.
Read 4:40
The mighty Assyrian Empire emerges from the dust

UCG IA Bible Insights July 21 2022

The mighty Assyrian Empire emerges from the dust

Archaeological evidence verifying the existence of the ancient Assyrian Empire is a significant discovery which backs up biblical references.
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The later kings of Israel - A kingdom’s downfall

UCGia Bible Insights January 20 2022

The later kings of Israel - A kingdom’s downfall

The biblical account of the years leading up to defeat and deportation of the ten tribes of Israel by the Assyrians is recorded as a warning of the consequences of turning away from God.

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