Dec 31 – Jan 2 – Chicago Bible Students Convention – You are invited to attend online

The Chicago Ecclesia invites all to attend our New Years Convention held this year on Saturday December 31, 2011 through Monday January 2, 2012. The convention was broadcast on the internet and recorded via Acrobat Connect. The program and links to recordings is listed below. Time Session (linked to recording when available) Speaker/Leader SATURDAY Read more…

Seven Tests For Truth

“Ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” — John 8:32

Have you ever asked the question, “Why are there so many different denominations with so many different doctrinal interpretations?” How do we sort through all of the various creeds to come to one harmonious understanding of God’s Word? The following Read more…

Thou Shalt Call His Name Jesus — Jesus’ Various Titles Describe His Work

“Thou shalt call his name JESUS: for he shall save his people from their sins.” —Matthew 1:21

BY THE GREAT POWER OF our Heavenly Father, Jesus’ spiritual life as the Logos was transferred to that of a perfect man. “The Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory Read more…

Will Only Jehovah’s Witnesses Survive Armageddon?

Chicago Bible Students Elder and Friends of Jehovah’s Witnesses Administrator, Peter Karavas spoke to the congregation on Sunday Dec. 18, on the topic: Will Only Jehovah’s Witnesses Survive Armageddon? Is this lifetime the only chance for repentance and life? Is there any future hope? Will family members who have not jointed the JW Organization perish Read more…

December 25 – The Birth of Jesus – Chicago Bible Students Sunday Service

 

Date: Sunday, December 25, 2011

Time: 9:00 AM Central (10:00 am EST and 7:00 am PST)

Speaker: Br Joe Megacz

Title: The Birth of Jesus

Overview:

What does the scriptural record say about the birth of Jesus? • What prophecies foretold the circumstances? • Did he have a pre-human existence? • Is gift-giving Read more…

Is Christmas Pagan? Does it’s celebration anger Jehovah?

What attitude should those who want to please Jehovah have during the Christmas season? Should this celebration be totally rejected because it is considered to have pagan connections? Can we be condemned for wanting to study and meditate upon our Lord Jesus and his birth? Many experience the joy of giving gifts to others as Read more…

Born in a Stable and He Saved the World

Phil 2:7 “He emptied himself, taking the form of a bondservant and being made in the likeness of men.”

For a very confused world Christmas is here! For them it is the time for celebration of Santa, elves, reindeer, mistletoe, snow, decoration, gifts, parties, football, TV holiday specials, Christmas songs, holiday cheer, holly, mistletoe, shopping, Read more…

Install Free Bible Program on your computer or smart phone

The www.ctrussell.us website has an e-Sword Files page with installation files for modules that work with the free Windows based e-Sword bible program. The www.ctrussell.us website also has a MySword Files page with links to files that work with the free Android based MySword bible program. If you have an Android based device (Smart Phone Read more…