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resources for the study of the first 39 books of the Bible


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    A Biblical Theology of the Flood Tertiary-Lifelong
    Davidson shows that there is much evidence to show unity in the Genesis flood account. "A close reading of the Flood narrative as a coherent whole, with particular attention to the chiastic structure, resolves apparent discrepancies in the Genesis account."...

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    A Human Sign-Child and the Divine Dragon-Slayer Grade 11-Lifelong
    The importance of historical and cultural background to study of the Old Testament. Context is essential to biblical studies. A productive approach to studying the Old Testament is to become aware of biblical time, language, and culture (TLC). Illustrations...

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    A Legacy of Unfinished Business - Lessons from the Life of Saul Grade 11-Lifelong
    "The choices and actions we take today not only will impact our future, but also the lives of those who come after us."

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    Adam and Eve - Lessons from the Old Story Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The divine ideal that no person has claim to unique privileges and superiority over others should triumph in God’s church as the vibrant demonstration of God’s will for humankind."

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    All Psalms Christian Music - The Psalmistry Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Psalmistry Music provides original Christian music lyrics and melodies based on the 150 Psalms for the purpose of teaching and worship. This collection offers a variety of music styles such as contemporary, gospel, spirituals, hymns, congregational, praise,...

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    An Ancient Honor Roll Tertiary-Lifelong
    "When God names a person to the honor roll of the righteous, He recognizes a life of trusting God and His Word, no matter what."

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    Biblical Research Institute Grade 9-Lifelong
    The Biblical Research Institute promotes the study and practice of Adventist theology and lifestyle as understood by the Seventh-day Adventist world church. The different functions of the Biblical Research Institute can be grouped under three main headings:...

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    Daniel - Vision of the End Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Doukhan delves into the biblical text, considering its words, noting its literary movement, and listening to its echoes throughout the Scriptures. The result is a document with new information and reflection which challenges thought and nurtures hope."

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    Daniel Prophecy Chart Grade 9-Grade 12
    Created by a teacher, this chart is a "parallel comparison of Daniel 2, 7, and 8." Also includes a "historical component and the Adventist understanding of these three visions given to Daniel."

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    Dialogue Editorial - Beware of Counterfeits Lifelong
    Describing three gifts God gave us at creation ("the holy estate of marriage, provision for education under God’s own care, and an entire day for both worship with the Creator and fellowship with each other") and how Satan has worked to distort...

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    Does Genesis Really Teach a Recent, Literal, Seven-Day Creation Week and a Global Flood? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "We have no information in Scripture as to how long ago God created the universe as a whole. But there is evidence strongly suggesting that the Creation week described in Genesis was recent, some time in the past several thousand years, and not...

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    Ecclesiastes as Research - Autoethnography Through a Rear-vision Mirror Grade 11-Lifelong
    "The Bible is a book of many surprises. Not least of these is that it contains accounts of research. In a collection of 66 books mostly in Hebrew, Greek, and some Aramaic, through more than 40 Holy Spirit inspired authors, stretching over one and a...

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    For Such a Time as This - A Play about Esther Grade 4-Grade 12
    In a play about the story of Esther, Trudy Wright provides a resource that students can experience as a reader's theater or perform for the school and community. Prop and costume ideas and stage settings are also provided.

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    His Word Endures Forever! Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Psalm 119 declares the full sufficiency of God’s Word in the life of the believer."

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    History, Philosophy, and Destiny - Insights from Daniel Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Daniel’s worldview and concept of the place of people and nations in God’s plan to redeem the world has deep relevance for us today."

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    How Reliable Is Bible Prophecy? The Case of Daniel Tertiary-Lifelong
    Shea uses the book of Daniel to show that divine prophecy is historically reliable and theologically meaningful.

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    How reliable is the Bible? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Christianity derives its authority from the Word of God. Christ and His apostles regarded the Scriptures as a revelation of God, with an undergirding unity among its various teachings (see Matthew 5:17-20; Luke 24:27, 44, 45-48; John 5:39). Many church...

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    Inquiring Minds - By Design Grade 7-Lifelong
    At a time when the Biblical creation story is under attack, how should Christians relate to science? This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation explains how a deeper understanding of scientific inquiry can help us better understand the Creator and think...

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    Is Genesis History? Grade 5-Lifelong
    With the goal of providing "a reasonable case for Creation in six normal days, a real Adam and Eve, an actual fall, a global flood, and a tower of Babel," this film "features over a dozen scientists and scholars explaining how the world intersects...

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    Is the God of the Old Testament Different from the One in the New Testament? Grade 9-Lifelong
    "The Bible’s portrayal of God is unified and consistent that God is a God of love in both the Old Testament and the New."

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    Joshua - Model in Leadership Tertiary-Lifelong
    "By his trust and confidence in God, Joshua left for all posterity a never-to-be-forgotten lesson: Victory in life over every conceivable obstacle, situation, or enemy is not to be found in human strength but in placing oneself in God’s everlasting...

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    Lamech, the Ninth from Adam Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Yes, I am Lamech, son of Methuselah."

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    Leadership - Acting Responsibly and Ethically - Lessons from the Life of Saul Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "The life of Saul is preserved in Scripture, not for us to decide his eternal destiny but for us to learn how to face life’s challenges. Saul’s life as a leader illustrates some of the most common ethical mistakes of leadership."

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    Life Before Death - Contemplating Life when the Earth Was New Tertiary-Lifelong
    Zuccarelli examines a collection of scientific observations that may provide a foundation for reconciling Eden with reality. These include recent biochemical, genetic and physiological studies that bear on how long individual organisms may live. From these...

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    Light in the Shadows, Part 1: An Overview of the Doctrine of the Sanctuary Tertiary-Lifelong
    The role of the ancient sacrificial system in sanctuary services is explained in this mini-course, initially designed for continuing education.

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    Not So with You! A Biblical Paradigm for Leadership Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "The notion of a close link between leadership and influence is very important in the Bible. This article examines a passage from Deuteronomy, which is often referred to as the 'Law of the King' (Deuteronomy 17:14-20), and deduces some basic points related...

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    Old Testament Grade 8-Lifelong
    The Adventist Book Center sells books on the topic of the Old Testament including the following titles: Commentary on Daniel and Revelation; Daniel; David - Dancing Like a King; Exploring Ecclesiastes and Song of Solomon: A Devotional Commentary; Jesus Is...

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    People of Color in the Bible Grade 1-Lifelong
    Written for adolescents and adults, this book uses maps, charts, scripture quotations, genealogies, geography and historical documentation to identify numerous people of color in the Bible. Quiz questions are included for each chapter. Additional resources...

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    Protection - Where Science, Ritual, and Moral Principles Meet Tertiary-Lifelong
    "To think that the Bible contains no sound scientific principles reflects an attitude that is poorly informed, as a little research and some critical reading shows."

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    Searching for the Center of Adventist Theology - What Can Sanctuary, Ritual, and Theology Add to the Search? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Biblical sacrifice is not to be understood as a bribe. It is public and transparent and involves clearly defined participants. It has to be this way since it is an extension (or a dimension) of the Great Controversy, where a public challenge to God’s...

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    The Abundant Life Bible Amplifier Series Grade 7-Lifelong
    Take the time to explore God's precious Word like never before with The Abundant Life Bible Amplifier. You won't find the Bible Amplifier either boring or over your head. Instead, you'll delight in this refreshing way to unlock the meaning of God's Word. Titles...

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    The Bible Narrated by Alexander Scourby Grade 5-Lifelong
    Both the Old and New testaments of the King James Version are narrated by Alexander Scourby. The most popular narration on the market, over 20,000,000 copies have been sold since the first recording.

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    The Bible, Anthropology, and the Ancient Caveman Unit Grade 7-Grade 10
    "God created man in His image, so why are there bones that show evidence of manlike beasts? In the days before the flood, the amalgamation of man and beast was the ultimate sin that defaced the image of God. In Satan’s quest to be like the Most...

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    The Bible, Substance Abuse, and the Patriarchs Grade 7-Grade 12
    "This unit will give students biblical texts and thought provoking academic information that will teach them more about how to stay away from substance abuse. This unit will also show how some of our patriarchs went through problems with substance abuse...

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    The Gospel That Came to Abraham Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Trusting God to fulfill His promises, especially at a time of greatest discouragement, is an integral part of salvation."

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    The Lord Will Provide - Meditation on Genesis 22 Tertiary-Lifelong
    "God’s blessings are not only reserved for the future world to come, but also are a reality already here and now."

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    The Story of Ruth - A Play Grade 4-Grade 12
    Trudy Wright provides this play about the story of Ruth, a resource that students can experience as a reader's theater or perform for the school and community. Prop and costume ideas and stage settings are also provided.

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    The Ten Plagues of Egypt Graphic Organizer Grade 9-Grade 12
    NOTE: Although you may still find the activity useful, this resource corresponds with the previously used NAD Bible curriculum, not the Encounter program. "This is a complimentary assignment for the [His Story: Just in Time] lesson on...

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    The Unlikely Heroes of Judges Tertiary-Lifelong
    Two professors from seemingly diverse disciplines, English Literature and Biblical Studies, present a case for teaching the Old Testament Book of Judges as an upper division interdisciplinary course. This article explores all Judges has to offer both students...

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    Three Christian Origins Models - Some Theological Implications Tertiary
    This article discusses three origins models: Young Earth Creationism, Old Earth (or Progressive) Creationism, and Theistic Evolution. Given for each are the definition and proponents, and theological implications for the doctrine of Scripture, the doctrine...

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    To Church or Not to Church? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Church is about our need to stick together, to learn to get along while still here on earth, and it is about service to the world around us."

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    Unique Cosmology of Genesis 1 Tertiary-Lifelong
    "The Genesis narrative of Creation not only presents the true account of origins, but in so depicting it, provides a great many safeguards against mythology. The account uses certain terms and motifs and employs them with a meaning and emphasis expressive...

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    What Have They Seen? Tertiary-Lifelong
    "In a moment of self-pride, we can miss an opportunity of a lifetime. Where we are, why we are, and who we are must all reflect God’s eternal purposes in life — and not our fleeting wishes."

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    Zipporah - The Voice of Silence Tertiary-Lifelong
    "Zipporah chose the destiny of silence, retreating into herself as a mysterious and quiet person. She preferred to hide under the mask of silence, choosing the strategy of being second."