Ecclesiastes 1-3: Vanity or Biblical Focus?

The Continuing Church of God is pleased to announce the following sermon from its ContinuingCOG channel: 1:10:50 Ecclesiastes 1-3: Vanity or Biblical Focus? Can your life be a waste? “Vanity of vanities” says the Preacher. Who wrote the Book of Ecclesiastes? When was it written? Do modern secular scholars disagree with the word of God? …

Letter to the Brethren: February 7, 2019

Dear Brethren and Co-Workers in Christ: My wife Joyce and I are back in California from New Jersey. I am still not fully caught up from my unplanned trip to handle affairs (including the funeral) of my wife’s mother. One day at a time (cf. Matthew 6:34). But I have …

Lesson 15: What is “Hell”?

STUDY THE BIBLE COURSE Lesson 15:  What is “Hell”? Bob Thiel, Editor-in-Chief Published 2019 by the Continuing Church of God Preface: This course is highly based upon the personal correspondence course developed in 1954 that began under the direction of the late C. Paul Meredith in the old Radio Church of God. …

CCOG Q&A: Acting, 3 Tithes, Kosher, Voting, & More

Deuteronomy 14-15, NKJV The Continuing Church of God is pleased to announce the following sermon from its ContinuingCOG channel: 1:21:03 CCOG Q&A: Acting, 3 Tithes, Kosher, Voting, & More In this sermon, Dr. Thiel answers questions that have been submitted to the Church of God on many topics, such as: Is studying acting acceptable for …

Letter to the Brethren: January 31, 2019

Dear Brethren and Co-Workers in Christ: Greetings again from New Jersey. We met with a few supporters in Wayne, New Jersey last Sabbath. Here is a photo: On Monday, I conducted funeral services for my mother-in-law, Johanna. Prior to that, I had to spend a fair amount of time rewriting …

The Smyrna Church Era

Part of ancient Smyrna COGwriter The Continuing Church of God is pleased to announce the following sermon from its ContinuingCOG channel: 1:12:47 The Smyrna Church Era Smyrna is the second of the seven churches of Revelation. What were the years that Smyrna appeared dominant? Where there any similarities in the message that Jesus gave to …