When did the Church for Today Begin?

by Pastor Santiago Chua (Pastor Chua is President of the Open Bible Fellowship of The Philippines) The greatest question for a serious student of the Scriptures is to determine from among the many prevailing views, the historical beginning of the Church for us today. There are those who hold that […] Read more »

Dispensational Studies in the New Testament

This is a series of articles originally published in Spiritual Blessings Magazine under the covering title of ‘Dispensational Basics’. Most of the content focusses on dispensational aspects from the book of Acts, and has been written by Athol Walter, however there is also a contribution by Michael Penny. Note that the original […] Read more »

The Right Division of Scripture

by Charles H. Welch 1. THE DECLARATION. We believe all Scripture to be inspired and profitable, but we also realise that while all Scripture is written for our learning, all has not been written to or about us. We see the need to distinguish between dispensations, to avoid confusing law […] Read more »

What is a Dispensation?

Below are three stand alone articles, which have all appeared in Spiritual Blessings Magazine at various times. Each article addresses the question, “What is a Dispensation?”. Each has been written from different authors, approaching the question from three slightly different angles. Together, the three articles complement each other and present a multi-faceted […] Read more »

United Yet Divided

by Charles H. Welch United, yet Divided (PDF) Subtitled “A Key to Holy Scripture”, the title refers to the Bible being a united whole, inspired by the one true God, but needing to be rightly divided. Twenty brief chapters, only a page or two in length each, on the following subjects: […] Read more »

The Dividing Line – Acts 28

by David Tavender The Dividing Line – Acts 28 – D Tavender This PDF booklet discusses the significance of Acts chapter 28 in God’s dealings with mankind. Contents: Before Acts 28 Acts 28 – the dividing line itself After Acts 28 Before and After Acts 28 – some comparisons Practical […] Read more »

Dietary Laws – a dispensational marker

by Bob Davidson As God is dealing with different groups of people in different ways at different times, i.e. dispensationally, it is to be expected that some practices would characterise different dispensations. Such things could be considered dispensational markers. One area worth examining is dietary rules, for God has given […] Read more »