The Bible is more than a collection of disconnected moralistic stories. It is God’s authoritative revelation of life. While many of it’s elements are easy to understand, plunging its depth’s is a life-long quest.
Learn to effectively navigate the Old Testament. This course provides an introduction to the Old Testament’s thirty-nine books. Key concepts and themes are examined to provide you with the tools you need to effectively engage the entire Bible.
Become equipped to engage life issues. This twenty-hour course is designed to equip you to effectively engage today’s (and tomorrow’s!) crucial social issues. Topics covered include:
Speaking truth God’s way.
Sharing a biblical perspective with confidence
Faith & science
Gender & sexuality
Faith & politics
Messages by Topic
Alan will work with you to provide your congregation of group with one-time or multiples teachings and such topics as…
The Gospel: It’s Bigger than You Think
Faith: It’s Not Just in Your Head
Strength in Weakness
Galatians 3:8: The Gospel According to Abraham
No Other Name: The Jewish Savior
The Kingdom Mandate: Following Messiah Today
Perplexed – 2 Corinthians 4:1-12
Alan shares what it means to experience God’s strength in spite of our weaknesses. Presented February 25, 2018.
Enduring the Heat – Matthew 16:13-27
Alan explains the dynamic of the personal effects when confronting the world’s most crucial issues. Presented July 15, 2018.
The King Has Come – Luke 19:28-40
Alan explains how 1st century Jewish messianic expectation is key to understanding Jesus’s ministry (and ours). Originally presented March 28, 2010.
Since 1997, Alan has produced “TorahBytes” – a short commentary based on the weekly reading of the Torah (Books of Moses). Alan demonstrates the contemporary relevancy of this foundational aspect of Scripture through these practical, thought-provoking messages (text and audio available). Click on icon to view.
“Alan’s Jewish Christian understanding of the biblical narrative brings out a rich depth of meaning to the Bible’s saving message. He challenges popular theology with biblical teaching that confronts the status quo. He is an effective communicator of God’s truth.”
Bill Buitenwerf Sr. Pastor, East Gate Alliance Church, Ottawa, Ontario
“Alan’s ‘God’s Epic Story’ seminar should be part of the discipleship curriculum in every church!”
Rev. Sharon Hayton Director, CMJ Canada
Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.