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Advancing the message of God’s amazing grace to the world through the teaching of His Word. www.ReturntotheWord.com
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Advancing the message of God’s amazing grace to the world through the teaching of His Word. www.ReturntotheWord.com

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Episodes

When God Answers Prayers (Acts 12:1-25)

6/27/2018
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Study Acts 12 with Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio on Return to the Word. Teaching God's Word and advancing the message of His amazing grace one verse at a time. Return to the Word is the teaching ministry of author and Bible teacher Mark Fontecchio. There is a famine in the land for the teaching of God’s precious Word and His message of grace. Return to the Word exists to call individuals back to the simplicity of God’s Word for all matters of our faith. Through God’s Word His clear offer...

Duration:00:40:09

I Want to Make a Difference (Acts 11:1-30)

6/6/2018
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Study Acts 11 with Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio on Return to the Word. Teaching God's Word and advancing the message of His amazing grace one verse at a time. Visit our ministry at ReturntotheWord.com

Duration:00:42:08

One Gospel for All People (Acts 10:27-48)

3/29/2018
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The hatred between the Jews and Gentiles had gone back centuries. The Church had been born but the barriers had not come down. Israel should have been a light to the nations. Now it was the Church’s turn to learn that God does not consider Gentiles to be unworthy of salvation. Cornelius (a Roman Centurion) and those with him were about to be born into the family of God. The Holy Spirit was being poured out to the Gentiles. Study Acts 10 with Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio on Return to the...

Duration:00:44:16

Grace Never Ends (Acts 9:17-31)

3/16/2018
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The conversion of Saul is one of the most defining moments in the history of the Church. Saul had sought to destroy the Church, but now he had to be led into Damascus by hand. God had intervened in the life of His chosen vessel, but now it was time for Saul to meet with the believers in Christ. Study Acts 9 with Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio on Return to the Word. Teaching God's Word and advancing the message of His amazing grace one verse at a time.

Duration:00:41:38

Christ Through the Ages – Part 1 (Isaiah 42:1-9)

12/20/2017
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Christ Through the Ages is a four-part series of messages designed to help you better understand the mission of the Savior. Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio walks us through the Servant Songs of Isaiah, the prophecies of Christ, and the appearances of Jesus in the Old Testament. This first of the four-part series (Isaiah 42:1-9) is a dynamic tool for better understanding Christ in the Old Testament. Teaching God's Word and advancing the message of His amazing grace one verse at a time.

Duration:00:42:47

Is There Any Hope? (Acts 8:26-40)

11/20/2017
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The story of the Ethiopian eunuch has captivated Christians for thousands of years. Who was this man? Why had he come to Jerusalem? The remarkable timing of Philip points us to the loving and sovereign hand of God at work in the life of this man. The powerful lessons contained in Acts 8 continue to instruct us today. Study Acts with Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio on Return to the Word. Teaching God's Word and advancing the message of His amazing grace one verse at a time.

Duration:00:34:27

Simon and Simon (Acts 8:5-25)

11/7/2017
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The Church had scattered from Jerusalem. Stephen had been put to death. Saul was dragging off men and women to prison for their faith in the Messiah. It seemed like a dark time for the Church of Christ. The early believers in Acts were about to learn that the blood of the martyrs is the seed of the Church. The powerful lessons contained in Acts 8 continue to instruct us today. Study Acts with Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio on Return to the Word. Teaching God's Word and advancing the message...

Duration:00:37:53

To Die is Gain (Acts 7:54-8:4)

10/23/2017
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Jesus had predicted that after His resurrection and ascension He would take His rightful place next to God the Father. After boldly witnessing for Christ before the Sanhedrin, Stephen was allowed to see the fulfillment of this promise from the Savior. Stephen died with great assurance before Christ. How we handle our own death speaks to what we believe. Christians have the opportunity to glorify God when we die, boldly declaring our confidence that we will spend eternity with our Savior....

Duration:00:36:31

Where Does God Live? (Acts 7:38-53)

9/15/2017
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Is the Church the house of God? Could the Temple contain God? Where does He live? Where does God work? What does it mean to defile or desecrate the Church? Pastor Mark Fontecchio wrestles with these timeless issues in the book of Acts. The answers challenge the common understanding of men of every age. When a place of worship becomes a representation of God it becomes a substitute for a living relationship with God. Study Acts 7:38-53 with Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio on Return to the...

Duration:00:37:51

When God Gives You Opportunities (Acts 7:20-37)

9/6/2017
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There are defining moments in life that will change us forever. These times can inspire us or they can hurt us. Moses had one of these amazing experiences when he directly encountered God. Stephen reminds the Sanhedrin of the life of Moses to show that God worked in powerful ways outside of the Promised Land. Moses failed under his own strength, and once seasoned by God he became a great deliver for the people of promise. In the life of Moses, we find guidance for today. Moses learned to...

Duration:00:40:43

God's Timing (Acts 7:11-19)

8/30/2017
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Stephen stood before the Sanhedrin accused of speaking against the Laws of Moses and the Temple of God. All eyes were fixed upon him. His gripping response leaves us with a record of the work of God among the Hebrew people, from Abraham forward. In the life of Joseph we see how God works out His promises according to His time. Study Acts 7:11-19 with Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio on Return to the Word. Teaching God's Word and advancing the message of His amazing grace one verse at a time.

Duration:00:39:53

The God of Glory Spoke (Acts 7:1-10)

8/21/2017
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Stephen stood before the Sanhedrin accused of speaking against the Laws of Moses and the Temple of God. All eyes were fixed upon him. His gripping response leaves us with a record of the work of God among the Hebrew people, from Abraham forward. God was speaking again to Israel, but would they listen? Study Acts 7:1-10 with Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio on Return to the Word. Teaching God's Word and advancing the message of His amazing grace one verse at a time.

Duration:00:39:05

Being Steadfast (Acts 6:8-15)

8/16/2017
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The young church at Jerusalem was growing. Thousands of Hebrew people had come to faith in the Messiah, but with that growth came increased persecution. Luke tells about one man that was steadfast in his faith. Study Acts 6:8-15 with Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio on Return to the Word. Teaching God's Word and advancing the message of His amazing grace one verse at a time.

Duration:00:40:43

Wait for His Son from Heaven (1 Thessalonians 1:1-10)

7/24/2017
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The young church at Thessalonica was suffering for their faith in Christ. These precious new believers stood faithful to the Lord during these difficult times. In the opening words of Paul’s letter to them we learn the key to joy in the Christian life. We also learn of the blessed hope we have in Christ. Are you waiting for the Son of God to return from Heaven? Study 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10 with Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio on Return to the Word. Teaching God's Word and advancing the...

Duration:00:36:43

When Death Died (1 Corinthians 15)

6/27/2017
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Jesus Christ was victorious over death. One day every believer in Christ will receive a new glorified body like that of our Savior. At the Rapture of the Church our bodies will be changed. We can look to Scripture and learn some about what these bodies will be like. Will we know our loved ones? Will we be able to eat? What will we look like? Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio answers these questions in this dramatic message from 1 Corinthians 15. Come grow in your faith and knowledge of the...

Duration:00:34:37

Why Hosea Married Gomer (Ask a Bible Teacher)

6/20/2017
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Why did God command Hosea to marry an adulterous wife? It might seem hard to believe that God told Hosea to marry such a woman. Yet, that is exactly what Hosea teaches us. Why? What was the purpose for this? Find out on this episode of Ask a Bible Teacher with Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio. We believe the Word of God has the answers to your questions, and we want to help you find them. If you have a Bible question we can help you answer, come visit us at ReturntotheWord.com Sign up for our...

Duration:00:05:19

Did You Believe in Vain? (1 Corinthians 15:1-11)

6/13/2017
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The resurrection of Jesus Christ is what sets the Christian faith apart from all the other religions of the world. Christ rose from the grave because He is the God of the living, not the dead. The historical facts that surround the resurrection of Jesus help us to know that our faith is on solid ground. But is it possible to believe in vain? Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio addresses this issue in this life-changing message from 1 Corinthians 15:1-11. Come grow in your faith and knowledge of...

Duration:00:38:31

Fulfill Your Ministry (Colossians 4:7-18)

6/6/2017
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A list of names of people long dead. That’s how many Christians look at Colossians 4, but we shouldn’t be looking at it this way. Instead, what we have is a living history of believers who have gone on before us, and the lessons to be learned are many. God used ordinary people to do some extraordinary things for Him, and He wants to do the same in the Church today. God wants us to fulfill our ministry. Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio walks us through the life-changing message of Colossians...

Duration:00:37:01

Living a Thankful Life (Ephesians 5:17-21)

5/22/2017
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Christians often struggle attempting to discern the will of God for their lives, but the confusion doesn’t need to continue. God has described His perfect will for believers in His Word. He is looking for us to be governed by the Spirit of God. Understanding this correctly unlocks key principles for living out the Christian faith. Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio walks us through the life-changing message of Ephesians 5:17-21. Come grow in your faith and knowledge of the book of Ephesians....

Duration:00:37:40

Hidden with Christ (Colossians 3:1-14)

5/15/2017
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The believer’s union with Christ changes everything. But what happens when Christians fail to live out the truth of their identity? Our responsibility is to seek those things from above. When the Lord Jesus appears, believers will appear with Him in glory. These profound truths guide and shape how we are to live right now. Bible Teacher Mark Fontecchio walks us through the life-changing message of Colossians 3:1-14. Come grow in your faith and knowledge of the book of Colossians. Teaching...

Duration:00:37:33