Instances of expressing gratitude to God and to others are found throughout the Bible. What can we learn from them about thankfulness this holiday season? Join us as we travel to Israel to visit with an expert on biblical culture and language to discover why gratitude and celebrations were so crucial in biblical times and why both are so necessary now.
Does God Still Do Miracles Today? Join us as we visit with an internationally renowned philosopher as he looks at the nature of miracles and explains why bearing and receiving credible testimony to God's miraculous acts is a crucial feature of a mature Jesus-follower. He will also show how to distinguish a real miracle from a mere coincidence. Miracles bring comfort to believers, strengthening faith in God and creating boldness in our lives. Discover the relationship between sickness and suffering, along with two different ways to pray for healing. Learn how to discern clearly the difference between a genuine miracle and a mere coincidence and find out how to increase your faith that petitionary prayer really works and what to make of unanswered prayer.
Head of School at The Israel Institute of Biblical Studies and Founder of the Israel Bible Center, Dr. Eli Lizorkin-Eyzenberg is an Israeli Christian author, experienced educator and expert scholar in Jewish context and culture of the New Testament. One of Dr. Eli’s greatest passions is building bridges of trust, respect and understanding between Christians and Jews. His writing reflects a balanced perspective based on historic and contextual interpretations. As a communicator, he has a unique ability to simplify complex ideas, so they are both memorable and shareable.
J. P. Moreland (PhD, University of Southern California) is the Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at Talbot School of Theology, Biola University in La Mirada, California. He has four earned degrees: a B.S. in chemistry from the University of Missouri, a Th.M. in theology from Dallas Theological Seminary, an M. A. in philosophy from the University of California-Riverside, and a Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Southern California. He is an author of, contributor to, or editor of over ninety books, including The Soul: How We Know It's Real and Why It Matters.