Virginia Beach SDA Church


Bible Studies

Want to learn more about the Bible at your own pace? We are offering links to several series of Bible studies as well as resources to aid in your personal study of the Bible. Please feel free to contact us at any time if you'd like to study the bible with a church member, join a bible study group or if you have any questions on bible studies. If you would prefer to study on your own, here are some bible study resources that we recommend.

Bible Study Guides

Amazing Facts Bible School–Amazing Facts offers two series of Bible studies, Storacles of Prophesy and Study Guide Lessons. The Storacles of Prophesy series contains "24 Bible Prophecy lessons revealing God's plan for man from creation to the earth made new. Free on line resources using books, Video, and audio materials are added as the lessons are completed."1 Or you can get "Bible Answers for life's problems using the Study Guide Lessons. Free on line resources using books, Video, and audio materials are added as the lessons are completed. These lessons are easy for everyone!"1

It is Written Bible Studies–It is Written provides several options for Bible study. The 26 Discover Bible Study guides will guide you through the scriptures and aid in your search for truth. They are available on line or in print. Additionally, when you create an account, you will put into contact with a guide who will be able to answer questions and assist you through the course. Another option is the The Search for Certainty Bible study series which contains 30 lessons. "In these self-grading lessons, you will learn: How to understand the Bible, how to make sense of our world, how the days we live in relate to Bible prophecy, what will happen at the Second Coming of Christ, how to find personal peace, how to identify a cult, what happens when a person dies, how to grow as a Christian, and what heaven will be like."2 Moreover, the New Beginnings series combines video presentations with study guides. Finally, It is Written offers a series entitled Unsealing Daniel's Mysteries. This study breaks down the Book of Daniel and examines the prophesies of Daniel and their meanings for us today.

[truth]LINK–"[truth]LINK is a popular, easy-to-understand Bible study series. This website is the free online version of the course. There are many people who want to understand what the Bible teaches in a systematic, topical format. [truth]LINK fills this need. It is a tour de force of biblical insight that will expand your mind, impact your heart, and elevate the quality of your life."3

Bible Study Resources–Get Biblical answers to tough questions from Search by topic or submit your own question about the Bible and life.

Biblical Research Institute of the General Conference–"The different functions of the Biblical Research Institute can be grouped under three main headings: theological research, apologetics, and service to the church."4 Search the "Materials" section of the website for many resources on Adventist theology.

The Biblical Timeline–This interactive time line of the Bible provides an excellent visual representation of the events in the Bible through modern history and to present times.

Revival and Reformation–Resources for prayer, Bible study, and witnessing are available on this General Conference-sponsored website, which also has a mobile app.