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This file is provided by the Berean Bible Society as part of the J. C. O’Hair Online Library. Formore articles, audio sermons and information, visit: rary/Many of Pastor O’Hair’s articles are also used in our weekly email Bible study series, MoreMinutes With the Bible. To subscribe, visit: s-with-the-bible/.ONE HUNDRED AND SEVENTYBIBLE LESSONSOR SERMON OUTLINESTABLE OF 3242526THE FIVE F’S OF SALVATION .5THREE “SALVATION” LOOKS .6WHAT THE GRACE OF GOD TEACHES .7SALVATION AND REWARDS .9THE OPPOSITION OF SATAN .10STANDING AND FALLING .11CHRIST THE GOD-MAN .12JESUS CHRIST THE SAME FOREVER .14RIGHTEOUSNESS NOT BY THE LAW .15ARE BELIEVERS JUSTIFIED BY WORKS? .16THE LORD’S ONE CHURCH .17VESSELS IN GOD’S HOUSE .18UNDER THE LAW OR IN CHRIST .19GOD’S GIFTS ARE WITHOUT REPENTANCE .21WHEN DID THE REIGN OF LAW CEASE? .22HOW BELIEVERS RECEIVE THE HOLY SPIRIT .23IN ADAM—IN CHRIST.24SALVATION BY GRACE .25WHAT CHRISTIANS ARE TO DO ALWAYS .27THE SCRIPTURES BY INSPIRATION .28JOHN’S GOSPEL - BELIEVE.29WHAT ABOUT MARK 16:14 TO 18? .30JOINING THE CHURCH .32PAUL’S AUTOBIOGRAPHY .33ISRAEL’S SHEPHERD KING .34HE REASON OF OUR HOPE .35Visit the J. C. O’Hair Online Library at brary/

646566676869707172THE CHRISTIAN’S SANCTIFICATION .36GOD’S ETERNAL PURPOSE .38THE NEW TESTAMENT HOUSES .39THIS MAN CHRIST .40HOW RUTH THE MOABITESS WAS REDEEMED .41NEW TESTAMENT WASHINGS .42GENTILES BEFORE AND AFTER CHRIST’S DEATH .44RIGHTLY DIVIDING THE SCRIPTURES .45FROM ADAM TO MOSES .46BETWEEN TWO MEN .47ALL MEN CALLED TO SALVATION .49SOMETHING OF PROGRESSIVE REVELATION .50THIS PRESENT DISPENSATION.51WHY PAUL TURNED TO GENTILES .52SEVERAL BIBLE DISPENSATIONS .53WHAT I KNOW .55PRAYER A DISPENSATIONAL STUDY .56THE TIMES OF THE GENTILES .57ACCEPTED BY GOD .58THE CHANGE IN MATTHEW .59SHOULD CHRISTIANS FEAR AND TREMBLE? .61RECONCILED BY CHRIST’S DEATH .62ESTHER-MORDECAI-HAMAN .63TRANSFERRED AND TRANSFORMED.64SOME OF CHRIST’S BIBLE TITLES.66HOW THE IMPERFECT SINNER CAN BE MADE PERFECT .67TWO DIVINE PARACLETES .68IS GOD’S ORDER TO THE JEW FIRST?.69ARE CHRISTIANS DEAD OR ALIVE? .71WALK WORTHY OF THE CALLING .72NO CREED BUT CHRIST—NO LAW BUT LOVE .73PEACE—SAFETY—SUDDEN DESTRUCTION .74THE UNIVERSALITY OF SIN .75THE SUDDEN ENDING OF ACTS .77SIGNS AND GIFTS BEFORE AND AFTER ACTS 28 .78SPIRITUAL HEALING OF THE BODY .79MELCHISEDEC AND CHRIST.81THREE ROMAN OFFICIALS .82GIDEON’S THREE HUNDRED .83THE NATION ISRAEL .84PAUL THE APOSTLE TO THE GENTILES .85AS OTHERS WHICH HAVE NO HOPE .87A GREAT QUESTION .88THE FORMER AND LATTER RAIN AND THE REIGN OF GRACE .89HOW LONG WAS ISRAEL’S ALL DAY LONG? .90“THE GOLDEN RULE” .91Visit the J. C. O’Hair Online Library at brary/

LESSON 73LESSON 74LESSON 75LESSON 76LESSON 77LESSON 78LESSON 79LESSON 80LESSON 81LESSON 82LESSON 83LESSON 84LESSON 85LESSON 86LESSON 87LESSON 88LESSON 89LESSON 90LESSON 91LESSON 92LESSON 93LESSON 94LESSON 95LESSON 96LESSON 97LESSON 98LESSON 99LESSON 100LESSON 101LESSON 102LESSON 103LESSON 104LESSON 105LESSON 106LESSON 107LESSON 108LESSON 109LESSON 110LESSON 111LESSON 112LESSON 113LESSON 114LESSON 115LESSON 116LESSON 117LESSON 118SECURE IN CHRIST .93CHRIST AND ISRAEL.94THREE BLIND JEWS .95SALVATION—IN THE FOUR GOSPELS.96THE LAME TAKE THE PREY .98WHO IS THIS SON OF MAN? .99JONAH—CHRIST AND ISRAEL .100THE MYSTERY OF GOD’S WILL .101SCRIPTURES USED AGAINST ETERNAL SECURITY .103SATAN FALLING FROM HEAVEN .104WHAT IS CHRISTIANITY? .105REDEMPTION—ISRAEL AND THE CHURCH.106SONGS OF DELIVERANCE .108PETER IN JERUSALEM—PAUL IN ROME .109THE GREATEST OF THESE IS LOVE .110DIFFERENT GOSPELS .111FOR WHOM IS THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT?.112BORN OF WATER MEANS WHAT? .114THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN .115CHRIST CAME UNTO HIS OWN.116GOD’S WILL FOR CHRIST AND CHRISTIANS .118CHANGES TOLD BY THE WORD “NOW” .119ALL THINGS .120ACCORDING TO GOD’S WILL, PURPOSE AND PLEASURE .121CHRIST TO ISRAEL—PAUL TO GENTILES .123THE JEWS—THE GENTILES—THE CHURCH OF GOD.124WHAT CHRIST AND CHRISTIANS OBTAIN .125THE NEW THINGS IN THE BIBLE .126SEVERAL RESURRECTIONS .128A DISPENSATIONAL CHANGE .129AMBASSADORS OF RECONCILIATION.130PRETRIBULATION PREMILLENARIANS .131SPIRITUAL IGNORANCE .133CHRISTIANS IDENTIFIED WITH CHRIST .134ARE WE LIVING IN THE LAST DAYS? .135TO DEPART TO BE WITH CHRIST .136CHRISTIANS SEE WHAT THEY DO NOT SEE .137JOHN’S GOSPEL—SEVEN MIRACLES .139THE DIVINE IMAGE RESTORED .140THE FIVE HORSEMEN .141IS THERE A CHRISTIAN SABBATH? .143WHICH IS THE GREATEST COMMISSION? .144THE CHURCH OF THE MYSTERY .145GOD’S BUILDINGS AND FOREMEN .146HAVE YE RECEIVED THE HOLY SPIRIT? .148WHAT (WHO) IS A CHRISTIAN? .149Visit the J. C. O’Hair Online Library at brary/

LESSON 119ARE THE PERILOUS TIMES HERE? .150LESSON 120THE GOODNESS AND SEVERITY OF GOD .151LESSON 121THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF DR. LUKE .153LESSON 122SOME OF THE BIG “IF’S” OF THE BIBLE .154LESSON 123JOSEPH THE WORLD SAVIOUR .155LESSON 124STAND FAST AND STEADFAST .157LESSON 125ISRAELITISH SERPENTS AND GENTILE DOGS .158LESSON 126THE HANDWRITING AND THE SAND WRITING .159LESSON 127IS THE PENTECOST COMMUNISM FOR THE CHURCH? .161LESSON 128THE THREE GREAT LAWS .162LESSON 129LESS TOLERABLE FOR THE UNITED STATES .163LESSON 130PARTAKERS OF CHRIST .165LESSON 131THE BROKEN THINGS OF THE BIBLE .166LESSON 132ADAM AND EVE—CHRIST AND THE CHURCH .167LESSON 133PRINCIPALITIES AND POWERS .168LESSON 134CHRIST—ISRAEL—AND THE GENTILES .170LESSON 135THE DOORS OF THE BIBLE .171LESSON 136SOME PRECIOUS THINGS IN THE BIBLE .172LESSON 137THE BETTER HOPE THE BLESSED HOPE.173LESSON 138THE DIVINE STONE OR ROCK .174LESSON 139OPEN DOORS—OPEN MOUTHS—ENLIGHTENEDUNDERSTANDINGS .176LESSON 140KNOW-SO SALVATION .177LESSON 141APOSTOLIC SUCCESSION .178LESSON 142THE ASS AND THE WHITE HORSE .179LESSON 143WHAT IS THE KINGDOM OF GOD? .180LESSON 144ONE NATION—MANY NATIONS .182LESSON 145HE THAT SHOULD COME—SHALL COME .183LESSON 146DIVINE TRUTH AND THE DIVINE TEACHER .184LESSON 147THE UNPARDONABLE SIN AND THE UNPARDONED SINNER .186LESSON 148THE UNSPARING GOD .187LESSON 149HOW MANY GOSPELS IN THE BIBLE? .188LESSON 150THREE ADAMS AND TWO SPOTLESS CHRISTS .190LESSON 151THE TITLES OF GOD.191LESSON 152CHRIST IN THE FOUR GOSPELS .192LESSON 153THE SIGN GIFTS OF I CORINTHIANS 12:8 TO 11 .193LESSON 154THE LORD’S REVELATIONS TO DANIEL, PAUL AND JOHN .195LESSON 155JESUS OF NAZARETH IN ISRAEL’S LAND.196LESSON 156THE SECOND THINGS OF THE BIBLE.197LESSON 157THE LAME MAN AT THE KING’S TABLE .199LESSON 158THE BODY OF CHRIST - THE TABERNACLE OF DAVID .200LESSON 159THE GARMENTS OF THE BIBLE .202LESSON 160A VISIT TO THE POTTER’S HOUSE .203LESSON 161THE RESTITUTION AND THE RAPTURE .204LESSON 162ENDEAVORING TO KEEP THE UNITY OF THE SPIRIT .205LESSON 163THE CROWNS OF THE BIBLE .207Visit the J. C. O’Hair Online Library at brary/

LESSON 164LESSON 165LESSON 166LESSON 167LESSON 168LESSON 169LESSON 170CHRIST THE TABERNACLE AND SANCTUARY .208THE CASE OF CORNELIUS THE CENTURION .209SOME “WHY’S” IN THE BOOK OF ACTS .211JOB’S GREAT QUESTIONS .212THE HEADS IN THE BIBLE .214GLEANINGS FROM THE BOOK OF ACTS .215THE CHRISTIAN’S MOUTH .216THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE WISE ARCHITECT .217LESSON ONEREAD HEBREWS 9:26- HEBREWS 10:12 - I PETER 3:18 - ROMANS 10:9 AND 10ACTS 16:31 GALATIANS 5:21 TO 26 - ROMANS 15:13 - I JOHN 3:1 TO 3.THE FIVE F’S OF SALVATIONWe call this lesson, “The Five F’s of Salvation”—1-Fact. 2-Faith. 3-Fruit. 4-Feeling. 5Future.Note Galatians 3:26 and I John 3:2: “Ye are all the children of God by faith in ChristJesus.” “Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it doth not yet appear what we shall be: butwe know that, when He shall appear, we shall be like Him; for we shall see Him as He is.In Hebrews 9:26 - Hebrews 10:12 and I Peter 3:18, listed above, we learn first, that Christ“put away sin by the sacrifice of Himself.” This is the fact. This is Divine truth. Christ enteredheaven by His own blood, and thereby obtained eternal redemption. (Hebrews 9:12). Christsuffered once, the Just for the unjust, that we might be brought to God. (I Peter 3:18). Christ, onthe cross, cried “finished.” Then and there He made peace through the blood of His cross, toreconcile sinners to God. (John 19:30 and 31 - Colossians 1:20 and 21).The FACT of salvation is, that all the work that needs to be done for the sinner’ssalvation Christ did and is doing, together with God the Father, and God the Holy Spirit. Christ’swork was, and is, a perfect redemptive work: wholly acceptable to God. Read the “how” ofsalvation in II Thessalonians 2:13.Then FAITH. “By grace are ye saved through faith.” (Ephesians 2:8 and 9). Believe onthe Lord Jesus Christ and be saved. (Acts 16:31). Note carefully Romans 4:5:, by believing onthe Justifier, the sinner’s faith is counted for righteousness. This is good news. The word“believe” is used 100 times in the Gospel of John. Christ said, “Believe on Me and have eternallife.” (John 6:47).And now FRUIT. Note Ephesians 2:10 and John 15:8: “For we are His (God’s)workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that weshould walk in them.” “Herein is My Father glorified, that ye bear much fruit; so shall ye be MyVisit the J. C. O’Hair Online Library at brary/

disciples.” A Christian is a fruit-bearing branch abiding in the Vine, “Christ”. The believershould add to his faith virtue, patience, self-control, goodness, brotherly kindness and love, so hewill be fruitful. (II Peter 1:3 to 11). These additions are the fruit of the Spirit; but in Galatians5:21 to 26, “love” comes first. We are not saved because we bear fruit: but every believer shouldbear fruit because he is saved by trusting and resting in the perfect redemptive work of the Lambof God, Who beareth away the sin of the world.Then the FEELING. Read Romans 15:13 and 14:17: “Now the God of hope fill you withall joy and peace in believing, that ye may abound in hope, through the power of the HolySpirit.” “The Kingdom of God is righteousness, and peace, and joy in the Holy Spirit.” Salvationis not by feeling, but by faith. Not by behavior, but by belief. Filled with joy and peace is a goodfeeling. When the believer believes God’s Word (I John 5:13 Acts 13:39—Colossians 3:1 to 4),and walks in the ordained good works of Ephesians 2:10, and worthy of the calling of Ephesians5:1 and 2, he will have the feeling of assurance and joy. Read Acts 13:39 and I John 5:13.Then the FUTURE of salvation: “That in the ages to come He might show the exceedingriches of His grace, in His kindness toward us, through Christ Jesus.” (Ephesians 2:7). This is aforever, never-ending future of bliss and glory.“Behold, I shew you a mystery; we shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed.” (ICorinthians 15:51). Those who have died will be raised, and we which are alive shall bechanged, and have bodies like Christ’s glorified body and appear with Him in glory (I John3:2—Colossians 3:4—Philippians 3:20 and 21). There is a glorious never-ending FUTURE toSalvation.But for the unsaved, eternal conscious perdition.LESSON TWOREAD ISAIAH 45:22 - JOHN 1:29 - HEBREWS 12:1 TO 3 - TITUS 2:13THREE “SALVATION” LOOKSLet us read the five verses mentioned above:“Look unto Me and be ye saved all the ends of the earth: For I am God and there is noneelse.”“The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God,Which taketh away the sin of the world.”“ . . . let us run with patience the race that is set before us, Looking unto Jesus, the Authorand Finisher of our faith; Who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despisingthe shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.”“Looking for that blessed hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God and ourSaviour Jesus Christ.”As we consider these verses, let us think of Ephesians 2:10: “For we are His (God’s)workmanship, Created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that weshould walk in them.”God knows, what every one should know, and that is, that no man can walk in goodworks acceptable to God until that man is first the workmanship of God. Man must be workedupon by God before God will accept any service from that man. We are turned to God to serveVisit the J. C. O’Hair Online Library at brary/

God and to wait for His Son from heaven, even Jesus, Who delivered us from the wrath to come,(I Thessalonians 1:9 and 10).Man’s first look must be the look of salvation from the penalty of sin and for the newbirth. In Hebrews 9:26 - Hebrews 9:24 and 28, we read of the three appearings of the Lord JesusChrist.First Christ appeared once in the end of the ages to put away sin by the sacrifice ofHimself (Hebrews 9:26)—Christ suffered for sins once, the Just for the unjust, to bring us toGod. (I Peter 3:18). Christ entered into heaven by His blood, having obtained eternal redemptionfor us. (Hebrews 9:12).So the sinner’s first look is, “Behold the Lamb of God Which beareth away the sin of theworld.” (John 1:29).Look to Christ on the cross, for we are redeemed, cleansed, washed and justified by Hisprecious shed blood. (I Peter 1:18 to 20 - Matthew 26:28 - Romans 5:6 to 10 - I John 1:7 to 9).Christ on the cross cried, “finished.” All that the vilest sinner on earth needs for eternalredemption, is a saving-look of faith to Christ and Calvary. The most cultured, moral, religioussinner needs the same look or he will suffer the sorrows of the second death. (Revelation 20:9 to14).Then Christ is not only the Author of our salvation, but the Finisher. (Hebrews 12:1 to 3).He appears now in the presence of God for believers. (Hebrews 9:24). He is their Advocate (IJohn 2:1). He ever liveth to make intercession for them. (Hebrews 7:25). Having loved his ownwhich were in the world, He loved them unto the end. (John 13:1).So the second look is to Christ at God’s right hand. In this way the Christian can run agood race. Christ on the cross established our relationship. In heaven He maintains our fellowship.Christians are also to seek those things above, where Christ is. (Colossians 3:1 to 4).Christians are confident. (Philippians 1:6). They are persuaded. (Romans 8:32 to 39). They havea strong consolation. (Hebrews 6:16 to 19).Believers are saved from the penalty of sin. Then being indwelt by the Holy Spirit, andbecause of the work of Christ in God’s presence, believers can be saved from the power of sin.The secret of victory is told in Romans 6:6 to 19.Christ is coming to save the believer from the presence of sin. Then Christ will presentthe Church to Himself as a glorious, holy, spotless Church. (Ephesians 5:26 and 27).So the third look is Hebrews 9:28 and Titus 2:13: “Looking for that blessed hope, and theglorious appearing of the great God our Saviour Jesus Christ.” “Then shall ye appear with Himin glory.” For this, Christ prayed in John 17:20 to 25. Read John 11:42.LESSON THREEREAD II TIMOTHY 1:9 AND 10 - EPHESIANS 2:8 TO 10II CORINTHIANS 9:8 - TITUS 2:11 TO 14WHAT THE GRACE OF GOD TEACHESIt is both interesting and profitable to compare the command and program of the LordJesus Christ, in Matthew 10:5 to 8 and 23, with the message and program of Titus 2:11 to 14,Visit the J. C. O’Hair Online Library at brary/

which the same Christ gave to and through the apostle Paul some years after the commissionrecorded in Matthew 10:5 to 8, some years after Christ had gone back to heaven by the way ofthe cross and the open sepulchre, after God raised Christ far above all heavens, far aboveprincipalities and powers. (Ephesians 4:7 to 13 . . . Ephesians 1:19 to 23).Let us carefully and prayerfully read Titus 2:11 to 14:“For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men. Teaching us that,denying ungodliness and wordly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly in thispresent world: Looking for that blessed hope, the glorious appearing (the appearing in glory) ofthe great God, our Saviour Jesus Christ, Who gave Himself for us, that He might redeem us fromall iniquity, and purify unto Himself a peculiar people, zealous of good works.”No more important spiritual truth is pressed into any other four verses of God’s holyScriptures. “God will have all men to be saved.” (I Timothy 2:4 to 6). It is for that reason Hegave Christ and Christ gave Himself on the cross as a ransom for all. God’s “grace” salvation isexpressed in these words, “by grace are ye saved through faith, and that not of yourselves it is thegift of God; not of works, lest any man should boast.” (I Timothy 2:4 to 6 . Ephesians 2:8 to10).Christ appeared once in the end of the ages to put away sin by the sacrifice of Himself.(Hebrews 9:26). While Christ was here on earth, before He put away sin by the sacrifice ofHimself, He and His apostles were ministers of the circumcision. (Romans 15:8). All of themwere under the law. (Galatians 4:4 and Matthew 23:1 to 3). It was then that Christ instructed Histwelve apostles, “Go not in the way of the Gentiles . . . Go to Israel . The Kingdom of heaven isat hand . . . Heal, cast out demons, raise the dead . . . Ye shall not have gone over the cities ofIsrael till the Son of man be come.” (Matthew 10:5 to 8 . . . Matthew 10:23). Now compare all ofthis with Titus 2:11 to 14, quoted above.What a contrast; what a difference in these two programs. There is a great differencebetween “not in the way of the Gentiles,” and “to all men,” including the heathen all over theworld. There is a great difference between “the kingdom of heaven is at hand,” for Israel, withsigns, wonders and miracles; and “the grace of God” is at hand for Gentiles.In Matthew 28:19 and 20 the resurrected Christ gave another command to His twelveapostles, “disciple all nations.” But they remained in Jerusalem and the land of the Jews, at least,until after the risen Christ sent Paul out with the gospel of the grace of God. (Acts 20:24 . Acts8:1 . Acts 15:1 to 19 . Galatians 2:1 to 12). There is no record, in the Book of Acts, that any ofthe twelve apostles preached “the gospel of grace” to Gentiles outside the land of the Jews. Peterhad the “Kingdom Keys” and preached to a household of Gentiles in the land of the Jews. (Acts15:7 . . . Acts 10:28 to 38). But after that even Peter refused to eat with saved Gentiles.(Galatians 2:10 to 13). He and his fellow-apostles went to Jews. (Galatians 2:9).Christ said to Paul, “I will send you far hence to the Gentiles.” (Acts 22:21 . . . Romans15:16 . . . Ephesians 3:8). Paul became “the apostle of the Gentiles.” (Romans 11:13). Then theLord committed unto Paul “the dispensation of the grace of God for Gentiles.” (Ephesians 3:1 to4).Let us know that God’s grace enables and teaches saints. (II Corinthians 12:9 . . . IICorinthians 9:8 . . . Titus 2:12). The God of all grace (I Peter 5:10) is able to make all graceabound; not for the program of Matthew 10:5 to 10, which was for another dispensation, but forthe program of Titus 2:11 to 14. This abounding grace is for the redeemed sinner, who is a saint,to enable him to submit himself unto God as one who is alive from the dead, and thus reckonhimself dead unto sins. (Romans 6:9 to 15).Visit the J. C. O’Hair Online Library at brary/

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