The Living Word, Part 8 – The Love Epistles

  Dan Hayden continues his series about the structure of the Bible as a human body. In this message, he looks at Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, and 1-3 John, showing how these show what the love of God is and how it is to be lived out in our lives and in the...

The Living Word, Part 7 – The Faith Epistles

  In part 7 of this series on the structure of the Bible, Dan Hayden gives an overview of six letters, or epistles. Reminding us of the distinction between the Gentile and Jewish letters, he dives into the “push and pull” aspect of the letters,...

The Living Word, Part 6 – The Epistles

  Dan Hayden continues his series on the structure of the Bible pictured as a human body, with the letters of the New Testament, using the imagery of hands and arms. He distinguishes the Gentile and Jewish epistles and the importance and place of each group,...

The Living Word, Part 5 – The Writings

  Dan Hayden continues his structural study of the Bible and how it fits like the human body. In this message, he covers Wisdom Literature in the Old Testament and reflects on how these critical books help us live the “abundant life,” as we die to...

The Living Word, Part 4 – The Pastorals

  Dan Hayden continues his overview of the structure of the Bible and its importance. He explains the letters of 1 and 2 Timothy, Titus, and Philemon and how they fit into the picture of the human body as a picture of the Christian life. He explores how each of...

Beyond Wisemen, Part 5 – Gift of Myrrh

  Dr. Dan Hayden completes this series on the gifts the “wise men” or “magi” brought to Jesus. Dr. Hayden explains what the myrrh was, why they brought it, and what it represents regarding the ceremonies of the Old Testament. He applies...

Beyond Wisemen, Part 4 – Gift of Frankincense

  Dr. Dan Hayden continues his series based on the gifts the magi, or “wise men” brought to Jesus. He focuses on the frankincense, talking about its sweet smell and why they brought this, based on the incense, and the offerings in the Tabernacle. He...

Beyond Wisemen, Part 3 – Gift of Gold

  Dr. Dan Hayden continues his series on the “magi” and the three gifts they brought to Jesus. After reviewing the basic importance of these gifts, Dr. Hayden explores various traditional viewpoints, and then shares the biblical perspective on the...

Beyond Wisemen, Part 2 – Gifts for Worship

  Dr. Dan Hayden talks about the gifts the “wise men” or “magi” brought to Jesus. He discusses these magi — who they were, and where they came from. He explores how these men knew where to go and what Old Testament texts allowed them...

Beyond Wisemen, Part 1 – Battle of the Kings

  Dr. Dan Hayden begins a new series about the gifts given to the baby Jesus by the magi. In this message, Dan introduces the historical context and background concerning King Herod, the “kings” of the East (more commonly known as the...