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1157 L003-The Old Testament Leads To Jesus- Abraham Part 1 10/15/2017 Mark Lanier Mark continued with his series The Long and Winding Road, Part 3 with the message of the Messiah throughout the Old Testament. Mark explained how the Old Testament is organized. The first 5 books are the Law or the Torah. Genesis, which means beginning or origin, gives us the setup for the next four books. This session focused on the link between Abraham and Jesus. Listen to Mark teach about how Jesus identified with Abraham when speaking to the Jews. Learn what Jesus meant in John 8:31 and other spiritual insights about Jesus’ mission to the world from the beginning. 0
1161 L005-The Old Testament Leads to Jesus - Jacob 10/29/2017 Mark Lanier The long and winding road. Finding Jesus in the Old Testament Mark began the lesson with a reminder that we were called to a relationship with God; we were disobedient, and God had a solution. The solution is the offspring of woman in the lineage of Old Testament people. This week’s lesson focused on Jacob, a prophetic symbol of the life of Jesus. Jacob is the younger twin of Isaac and Rebekah. Though his name means heel or deceptive, God chose him to be the lineage of Jesus. Listen to Mark discuss Jacob’s life and the lessons he needed to learn before his name was changed is Israel. The insight to this lesson is a blessing to all listeners. 0
1164 L006-The Old Testament Leads to Jesus - Moses Part 1 11/05/2017 Mark Lanier The Long and Winding Road continues with Part 1 of Moses and the Exodus. Moses outweighs all Old Testament persons as a leader. He is accredited to writing the first 5 books of the Bible (Torah). Genesis sets up that all mankind is in bondage to sin, while Exodus is physical freedom from Egypt, a symbol of spiritual freedom through Jesus as Moses declared in (Deut.18:15). Moses was a leader; a liberator of the Israelites; the law giver, and he had personal encounters with God. Listen to Mark teach about Jacob’s life after God changed his name to Israel. 0
1169 L007-The Old Testament Leads to Jesus - Moses Part 2 11/26/2017 W. Mark Lanier Mark continues the series: The Long and Winding Road - Moses and the Exodus Part 2 by showing the importance of reading the entire Bible to understand Jesus was the plan from the beginning. God laid down tracks, prophecies, and stories that point to Jesus. Moses never solved the problems set in Egypt. God provided all Moses needed, as He does today when He calls us to His purpose. Jesus fulfills the Exodus. He is the living water and the bread of life. 1
1153 L001-The Old Testament Leads To Jesus- The Setting 10/01/2017 Mark Lanier Mark starts the new series "The Long and Winding Road - The Old Testament leads to Jesus" with a lesson titled 'The Setting". 0
1155 L002-The Old Testament Leads To Jesus- Floods: Judgment and Salvation 10/08/2017 Mark Lanier 0
1159 L004-The Old Testament Leads to Jesus- Abraham Part 2 10/22/2017 Mark Lanier Mark continued with the 4th lesson in the Long and Winding Road series. In completing Abraham Part 2, Mark points us to John 8:56 when Jesus said to the Jews. "...before Abraham was, I am”.  In explanation of how Abraham saw Jesus, Genesis 18:1 offers the theology when God appears to Abraham in a possible Trinitarian form. Mark continues by showing how Abraham also saw Jesus in the future of redeeming man when God stopped him from sacrificing Isaac (Genesis 22). Listen to Mark offer insight into the analogy of the crucifixion, death, and resurrection of Jesus in Abraham’s story. "Take your son, your only son whom you love" echoed in John 3:16. 0
1175 L009-The Old Testament Leads To Jesus - The Christmas Edition 12/17/2017 W. Mark Lanier 3
1172 L008-The Old Testament Leads to Jesus - Moses Part 3 12/03/2017 W. Mark Lanier 2
1205 L010 - The Old Testament Leads to Jesus - Psalm 23: The Good Shepard 04/22/2018 W. Mark Lanier Mark picked back up with The Long and Winding Road series highlighting references to Jesus in the Old Testament. This week’s lesson focused on Jesus - the good shepherd in John 10:15. Jesus is making a claim from the Old Testament that He is a good shepherd with the qualifications of a good shepherd. Mark pointed out Old Testament images of bad shepherds who lived only for themselves and contrasted that with the ultimate good shepherd who played down his life for we the sheep. Listen to Mark teach how Jesus fulfilled Old Testament prophecies of a good shepherd by sacrificing Himself for those who believe in Him. 4
1219 L016- The Long and Winding Road: Worship 06/10/2018 Brent Johnson 0
1206 L011 - The Old Testament Leads to Jesus - Ruth 04/29/2018 W. Mark Lanier This week, Mark focused on the Book of Ruth in his continuing series of The Long and Winding Road - Finding Pictures of Jesus in the Old Testament. The story of Ruth is a love story. Her life showcases obedience and the blessings it brings to believers. Ruth embraced the God of Israel and found His heart. Listen to Mark tell Ruth's story and expound on her life in the linage of Jesus Christ.   5
1207 L012 -Jesus in The Old Testament: Tabernacle (The Temple- Part 1) 05/06/2018 W. Mark Lanier Mark continued the Long and Winding Road series this week by focusing on the tabernacle. In Exodus 25:8-9, God gave Moses precise instructions about how to build the tabernacle. This is where God met with His people Israel and where Israel followed God. Tabernacle means a dwelling place or tent. Mark taught the correlation of the tabernacle and its furnishings with Jesus. John 1:14 speaks of the Word dwelling with us, or pitched its tent among us, or tabernacled among us. When we want to meet with God, we tabernacle with Jesus. Listen to Mark discuss the holiness of the furnishings by referring to passages in the book of Hebrews pertaining to the tabernacle to Jesus.     6
1208 L013 -Jesus in The Old Testament: Tabernacle (The Temple- Part 2) 05/13/2018 W. Mark Lanier Mark continued the Long and Winding Road with Part 2: The Temple. The “Tabernacle" was God "dwelling" among His people, and Moses constructed it under God’s detailed guidance. God had Solomon build the Temple. 1 Kings 6-7 provides the instructions. In 1 Kings 8, God promised David's lineage would sit on the throne: a prophecy of Jesus. Jesus is the dwelling or Temple of God with humanity. Listen to Mark teach that in the New Jerusalem, there is no Temple because Jesus made the only sacrifice ever needed.    7
1209 L014 - The Long and Winding Road: Elijah 05/20/2018 W. Mark Lanier

“The Long Winding Road” series continues as Mark shows us the role Elijah plays in the fulfillment of the messianic prophecies. Learn why Moses and Elijah appear before Jesus and his disciples on the mount. Was John the Baptist the same Elijah of the Old Testament? Join us as Mark addresses these and other questions of the prophet Elijah.

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1210 L015- The Long and Winding Road: Isaiah 6 05/27/2018 W. Mark Lanier 9