“The Secularization of Christmas: A Class Discussion”

CLASS SESSION #58 – THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2021 (7:00 PM PACIFIC TIME)
Presenter: Dr. Kenneth Hammonds, Dr. Wilfred Graves Jr., and Dr. Oscar Owens, Jr.

Join Dr. Hammonds, Dr. Graves, and Dr. Owens for a discussion of the topic: “Getting Rid of Christ: The Growing Movement for Secular Christmas in America.”  This will be an interactive session in which the class will discuss the meaning and results of secularism and ways that we can continue to glorify Christ during the holiday season. The Three Bible Teachers encourage you to find examples from movies, magazines, newspapers, friends and family, other religions, etc. of the removal of Christ from Christmas and share any interesting findings with the class.

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“The Divine Exchange”

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CLASS SESSION #57 – THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2021 (7:00 PM PACIFIC TIME)
Presenter: Dr. Wilfred Graves Jr.

Based on Isaiah 53:4-6, “The Divine Exchange” is about the Lord’s desire to exchange the sin, sickness, and evil things affecting humanity for his salvation, healing, and peace. This teaching by Dr. Wilfred Graves Jr. will give you wonderful insight into the incomparable grace and love of God. It will bring hope and encouragement to anyone who needs a healing touch from the Savior.

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Christian Apologetics Series, Pt. 10

“The Place of Christianity in a World of Religious Pluralism”

CLASS SESSION #56 – THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2021 (7:00 PM PACIFIC TIME)
Presenter: Dr. Wilfred Graves Jr.

In this session, Dr. Graves continues with part 10 of a multi-part series on Christian apologetics. His presentation is entitled: “The Place of Christianity in a World of Religious Pluralism.” There are many religious options in the world today, and each option claims to be a source (or the source) of truth. How do we know that Christianity is the right religious choice? We will address this question and other important questions in tonight’s thought-provoking and spiritually-uplifting session.

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“Cultivating Friendship with God”

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CLASS SESSION #55 – THURSDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2021 (7:00 PM PACIFIC TIME)
Presenter: Dr. Wilfred Graves Jr.

Human beings were created for relationship with God. Indeed, we were created to be friends of God. In this session of “Healthy Habits of the Christian Life,” Dr. Wilfred Graves Jr. explores the biblical theme of friendship with God and offers several ways in which Christians can cultivate this friendship.

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Christian Apologetics Series, Pt. 9

“Urban (African-American) Apologetics”

CLASS SESSION #54 – THURSDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2021 (7:00 PM PACIFIC TIME)
Presenter: Dr. Kenneth Hammonds

Tonight Dr. Hammonds continues with part 9 of a multi-part series on Christian apologetics. In this class session we will briefly review the past eight sessions by the Three Bible Teachers and present an overview of the book, Urban Apologetics by Eric Mason. Also, we will enter into a special hard-hitting topic: “The Whitewashing of Christianity.” Finally, we’ll discover “Four Major Reasons for the Current Emergence of Black Religious Expressions in America.”

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Christian Apologetics Series, Pt. 8

“Interpreting the Bible Correctly”

CLASS SESSION #53 – THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2021 (7:00 PM PACIFIC TIME)
Presenter: Dr. Wilfred Graves Jr.

In this session, Dr. Graves continues with part 8 of a multi-part series on Christian apologetics. His presentation is entitled: “Interpreting the Bible Correctly.” Biblical interpretation requires that we carefully read each passage in its proper context. We need to close any linguistic, cultural, historical, or geographical gaps between us and the world of the text and identify the genre of the literature under consideration. Essential tools for Bible study include: study Bibles, commentaries, Bible dictionaries, concordances, etc.

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Christian Apologetics Series, Pt. 7

“Discerning Truth from Error”

CLASS SESSION #52 – THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2021 (7:00 PM PACIFIC TIME)
Presenter: Dr. Wilfred Graves Jr.

In this session, Dr. Graves continues with part 7 of a multi-part series on Christian apologetics. His presentation is entitled: “Discerning Truth from Error.” Spiritual discernment requires abiding in the True Vine (i.e., the Lord Jesus Christ) and knowing his Word. A discerning person commits himself or herself to the truth of the Word of God and rejects what the church has understood historically to be unbiblical.

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Apologetics Series Returns October 7, 2021

The Three Bible Teachers continue their series on Christian apologetics. Dr. Graves will present on the topic: “Discerning Truth from Error.” This virtual class takes place each Thursday at 7:00 PM. To receive a link for the Zoom sessions, please email us. Alternatively, you can watch the livestream of each session at ThreeBibleTeachers.com/Apologetics. Lecture notes are also available at this location.

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Christian Apologetics Series, Pt. 6

“The Search for a Black Identity, Part 2”

CLASS SESSION #51 – THURSDAY, JULY 22, 2021 (7:00 PM PACIFIC TIME)
Presenter: Dr. Kenneth Hammonds

In this session, Dr. Hammonds continues with part 6 of a multi-part series on Christian apologetics. His presentation is entitled: “The Search for a Black Identity, Part 2.” He concludes that, regardless of a person’s ethnicity, the proper place from which to derive identity is that person’s relationship with Jesus Christ.

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Christian Apologetics Series, Pt. 5

“The Search for a Black Identity”

CLASS SESSION #50 – THURSDAY, JULY 15, 2021 (7:00 PM PACIFIC TIME)
Presenter: Dr. Kenneth Hammonds

In this session, Dr. Hammonds continues with part 5 of a multi-part series on Christian apologetics. His presentation is entitled: “The Search for a Black Identity.” He concludes that, regardless of a person’s ethnicity, the proper place from which to derive identity is that person’s relationship with Jesus Christ.

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