Grace Bible Church
Deacon Rick Bettez
Sunday, July 20, 2014
Over 300 prophecies were fulfilled concerning Jesus Christ.
There are over 3,800 verses directly or indirectly concerned with prophecy in Scripture.
In A.D. 303 Roman Emperor Diocletian issued the orders to destroy Christians and all their Bibles.
1Pet 1:25 But the word of the Lord endures forever…PSA 102:12 You Oh Lord abide forever and Your name to all generations.
1906 Hugo Winckler uncovered a huge library of 10,000 clay tablets documenting the lost Hittite Empire.
JOB 26:7 says God hangs the earth upon nothing. Science caught up to this fact in 1650.
TALAH is the Hebrew verb used for the term ‘and hangs’, it means to suspend or balance in the air.
ISA 40:22 It is He that sits upon the circle of the earth. The Hebrew word CHUWG indicates a (round) sphere or compass.
The Bible actually helped inspire Christopher Columbus to sail the ocean and find out it was round in 1492.
PSA 8:8 expresses that there are paths of the sea. Matthew Muary discovered the warm & cold currents of the continental seas in 1800’s.
Modern deep sea diving cameras have discovered amazing hot water vents on the ocean floor, JOB 38:16.
1609 large ship building in Holland was revolutionized by following the dimensions of the Ark in Gen 6.
PSA 19:6 tells us the sun is on a circuit, science did not realize this until the 1920’s.
1993 a stone discovered in Israel dating back to 9th century points out THE HOUSE OF DAVID.
1990 the tomb of Caiaphas was discovered, a few decades earlier they had dug up the tomb of Pontius Pilate.
Darwin’s discovery 1912 turned out to be an ape jawbone & human skull fragment.
Java Man found in early 20th century was pieced together from a thigh bone and skull fragment and 3 teeth.
The skull of Neanderthal Man was discovered as fully human, he had a disease that caused him to have bad posture, poor spinal growth.
The 59 elements of human body can be found within the earth under our feet and all around us. GEN 2:7
Secular movements within the church have grown in great numbers in the past 50 or 60 years.
Doctrinal teaching that adheres to accepting the Bible as the only & complete word of truth is shrinking rapidly.