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Longsuffering

Longsuffering

Longsuffering is defined as: “having or showing patience in spite of troubles, esp. those caused by other people” (New Oxford American Dictionary). In his explanation of the words that are translated “longsuffering” in the Scriptures, W. E. Vine lists as synonyms...

God is Laughing

God is Laughing

"Why do the nations rage, And the people plot a vain thing? The kings of the earth set themselves, And the rulers take counsel together, Against the Lord and against His Anointed, saying, 'Let us break Their bonds in pieces And cast away Their cords from us.' He who...

Light for the Road Ahead

Light for the Road Ahead

Change is stressful. Our country is torn apart and the world seems turned upside down. The Bible is balm for our hearts in these troubled times. One book in particular shows us how to think as we adjust. It is the book of Ecclesiastes. Here are some verses that will...

Renew 2021: TBC Lectureship Set for Feb. 27-28

Renew 2021: TBC Lectureship Set for Feb. 27-28

Troubling times over the past year have set the stage for a lecture series that will focus on comfort. Tennessee Bible College’s annual Renew Lectureship is scheduled for Feb. 27 and 28 at Northeast Church of Christ, 450 Grandview Dr. The theme is “Let Not Your Heart...

America’s Standard

America’s Standard

In short, one would have to say that it is hard to determine what standard if any is America’s standard in this new century. The standard of pleasure has been a guiding rule for many over the last several decades. This is somewhat like the epicureans of Acts 17:18:...

How Will This End?

How Will This End?

Jesus spoke of a time when men would be in great “perplexity” with their “hearts failing them from fear and the expectation of those things which are coming on the earth” (Luke 21:25-26). The calamity of which He spoke was the destruction of Jerusalem in 70 A.D. by...

At Year’s End

At Year’s End

With another year approaching fast, it is a good time to pause and consider some things of importance. With the passing of the old year, we are again reminded of the words of James, “For what is your life? It is even a vapor, that appears for a little time and then...

A Letter From the President

A Letter From the President

I write thankful for the blessings of Almighty God who has blessed us with salvation from sin and all spiritual blessings in Christ Jesus and cared for us here at TBC for over 45 years. The College is doing good in a challenging time. TBC has been affected by the...

TBC Student Spotlight: Matthew Travis

TBC Student Spotlight: Matthew Travis

Meet Matthew Travis Degree Sought: Doctor of Theology Degree Matthew has recently accepted a Graduate Assistantship at Tennessee Bible College. How did you find TBC? I was originally drawn to TBC out of a desire to study the Scriptures in greater depth. I remember...

Our Responsibility Now

Our Responsibility Now

As the apostle Paul closed the discussion of the great doctrine of the resurrection he was led by the Holy Spirit to write, “Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labor is...