The goal of the Orcutt Christian Church Academy of the Bible is to provide online class material the student may study on their own initiative.  The classes offered will be complementary to the Restoration Movement, of which OCC is a part.



Burning Question Sermon Series



Foundational Courses


                Lesson 01 - The Christian’s  New Life

                Lesson 02  -The Bible

                Lesson 03 - God The Father

                Lesson 04 - God The Son           

                Lesson 05 - God The Holy Spirit     

                Lesson 06 - The Church

                Lesson 07 - The Church at Worship



What The Bible Says About… Classes

   These classes are taught at Orcutt Christian Church on Thursdays, from 5:30 - 7:00 P.M.  The following are the ones which have been completed:

Christianity: The ONE True Faith

What Does the Bible say about Faithfulness

What Does the Bible say about the Mission of the Church

Why I Love the Church of Christ

What Does the Bible say about the Two Covenants

What Does the Bible say about Stewardship

What Does the Bible say about Heaven

What Does the Bible say about Hell

What Does the Bible say about Satan

What Does the Bible say about Sin

What Does the Bible say about Judgment

What Does the Bible say about Hope

What Does the Bible say about Grace

What Does the Bible say about Faith

What Does the Bible say about Repentance

What Does the Bible say about Baptism

What Does the Bible say about Assurance of Pardon

What Does the Bible say about Prayer

What Does the Bible say about Love

What Does the Bible say about Peace

What Does the Bible say about Truth

What Does the Bible say about Suffering

What Does the Bible say about The Blood             


Christology

Rupert C. Foster:   The Life of Christ


Church History

Charles Dailey          

               1. Small American Movements.     

               2. The Campbells in Ireland.     

               3. The Campbells in America.    

               4. Four Great Lieutenants.     

               5. Stone-Campbell Connections.    


Frederick D. Kershner

          Vol. 01 - The Restoration Handbook

          Vol. 02 - The Restoration Handbook

          Vol. 03 - The Restoration Handbook

          Vol. 04 - The Restoration Handbook


Don DeWelt   The Church in The Bible

W.L. Hayden   Church Polity

T.W. Phillips   The Church of Christ

R.B. Ryans     New Testament Names


Survey of the Bible

Henry Hampton Halley:  Halley's Bible Handbook

Joseph Hill:  Whole Bible Study Course


Old Testament Survey

John T. Willis   The World and Literature of the Old Testament

John William McGarvey: Class Notes on Sacred History, Vol. I: The Pentateuch, Joshua, Judges, Ruth and Job.

John William McGarvey: Class Notes on Sacred History, Vol. II: 1 Samuel to Nehemiah.


New Testament Survey


Homiletics

Harold E. Knott:  The Preparation of Sermons.    Study questions on the book, here.

T. H. Scambler, The Art of Sermon Construction


Hermeneutics / Bible Study

John William McGarvey: A Guide to Bible Study

Bob Utley:  Hermeneutics Seminar Textbook

Robert Young: Young's Analytical Concordance to the Bible - 1910

Hard Sayings of the Bible by Walter C. Kaiser Jr., Peter H. Davids, F.F. Bruce, Manfred T. Brauch.  Are you grappling with a difficult verse in the Bible? And are you looking for a short, easy-to-read answer that really makes sense without explaining away the verse? Hard Sayings of the Bible is the handy reference book you need. Here you will find explanations of over five hundred of the most troubling verses to test the minds and hearts of Bible readers. Four seasoned scholars, all with a notable gift for communicating with people in the pew, take you behind the scenes to find succinct solutions to a wide variety of Bible difficulties, ranging from discrepancies about numbers to questions about God's justice.


Commentaries

John William McGarvey: Commentary on Acts of the Apostles     Study questions on the book, here.

Don DeWelt   Acts Made Actual

J. S. Lamar - Luke

Isaiah Boone Grubbs - Romans

Moses Lard - Romans

Isaiah Boone Grubbs _ Hebrews

Robert Milligan _ Hebrews


Discipleship/Mentoring
















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