Read Matthew 11:1-6 This KISS Bible Study explores Jesus’ interaction with John’s disciples while John the Baptist is in prison. Not only do we see how important it is to really know the Old Testament in order to get what’s going on in the New Testament, but Jesus also shows us a very tough lesson…
READ Genesis 6:1-4 The most frequent question I get about the recent Noah movie is, “What’s up with those transformer-looking-monsters? Those aren’t in my Bible.” Well, actually they are. Watch this KISS to learn why these creatures are in the Noah movie and what lessons we can learn from them.
(THE TITLE, LIKE THE CONTENT, IS NOT WHAT YOU THINK) READ Isaiah 66:1-16 In this KISS Bible Study, learn what the Ketiv Qere tradition is and how this tradition (that we unconsciously subscribe to) establishes a precedent for us to be more intentional about using feminine metaphorical language for God.
Read Mark 1:16-20 This KISS Bible Study takes into account the Jewish cultural context of Jesus living as a Jewish rabbi in the first century in order to explore one of the ways that he breaks away from conventions of establishing the rabbi disciple relationship. More importantly, we can see what Jesus’ relationship to his…
READ Matthew 28 and John 21:1-19 This KISS Bible Study corrects a common misconception about Jesus and his disciples. By seeing discipleship according to Jesus’ culture and time we open ourselves up to new dimensions of understanding the New Testament and our calling.
READ GENESIS 19 and RUTH 3 This KISS Bible Study gives us a fresh perspective on Lot’s daughters. In doing so we are not only able to understand their actions in a more redeeming light, but we practice a type of interpretation that we can apply to the world at large.
READ PROVERBS 8 and 9 This KISS Bible Study explores our peculiar aversion to sex in scripture and what can be learned when we acknowledge the sex that’s there.