Ray Bentley is the Senior Pastor at Maranatha Chapel. As a prophecy expert, he is known for combining Scripture and historical context to create a compelling picture of the Bible. Journey through the book or message you would like to study by choosing in the dropdown menu below.
You Can Know God / Acts 17:16-34 / Ray Bentley / June 13, 2021
The Unknown God is Jesus! Good news came to Athens, one of the most glorious cities in the world. It was the center of art, beauty, culture, and knowledge. Because they were lost, they were always trying to find some new religion, new god, new thought, new philosophy, new way to believe. So Paul ...
Timothy and Lydia / Acts 16:1-15 / Ray Bentley / May16, 2021
EVERY PAUL NEEDS A TIMOTHY. Timothy probably became a believer from Paul’s first visit to Lystra. Paul calls him “my beloved son” (1 Corinthians 4:17). Paul was thinking of the future when he began to disciple Timothy. It is so important to invest in young people, for they will be carrying on wh...
Apostle Paul set up a pattern for us to follow in sharing the Gospel of Good News. Paul is teaching us about evangelism. The truth is there is no other kind of evangelism than “lifestyle evangelism,” for your life will either validate the truth or deny it! Evangelism is sharing the Gospel in th...
Disciplship Is Caught Not Taught / Act 13:1-12 / Ray Bentley / February 21.2021
Ray Bentley / Acts 13:1-12
The most challenging call ever given is to bring the whole Gospel to the whole world. The Church is now launched. The Antioch Church was committed to a global impact; they thrived because they sent out leaders as a team. They reached all classes of people, all national...
The Revealing of the Hidden / Acts 12:20-13:3 / February 14, 2021
Study Notes: https://www.maranathachapel.org/s/ActsNotes021421.pdf
God deals with our enemies. Herod beheaded the Apostle James which pleased the Jewish leaders. Then he arrested Peter. He was an evil wicked man. He allowed rhe people to worship him as God. Until angel of the Lord s...