Lighting the Lamp

We now have a library of over 100 titles and 30 hours of instruction in our popular podcast series. Dr. J deliberately mixes up the topics and levels for variety. Feel free to search for a topic, browse the listing below, or consult one of these pages:

The links on this page play the podcast in the browser. In Safari they stream without delay, but some other browsers download the entire video before playing.

The links on the other pages download the file to your desktop.

Many of these podcasts are also available on our YouTube Channel.

Subscribe to the podcast in iTunes.

[Accordance 11: Methods] Many pastors struggle to create sermons from scratch, with moving from a passage of Scripture to a finished sermon. In this podcast Dr. J details the entire process, ...
June 24, 2016
13:38
 
[Accordance 11.2: Intermediate] Construct Searches are a unique, Accordance-exclusive graphical interface for complex searches. Once we understand the concept, they are actually easier to use than ...
June 11, 2016
11:42
 
[Accordance 11.2: Greek] This podcast picks up where Basic Greek Searches ends. It covers searching for Greek tags, using Search in, and adding more sophisticated Search commands. It also gives an ...
May 27, 2016
13:14
 
[Accordance 11: Greek] If you’ve invested the time to learn Greek, Accordance is the Bible Software for you! We have a host of Greek texts and resources—and an amazing set of search tools. In this ...
May 13, 2016
12:35
 
[Accordance 11: Resource] Accordance’s Graphics Bundle includes three separate resources, all of which Dr. J reviews in this podcast. The Bible Atlas is a fully customizable map that covers the ...
April 25, 2016
7:25
 
[Accordance 11: Intermediate] Now that we’ve completed a word search, what’s next? Analyzing the results, of course! Every copy of Accordance includes a suite of analytical tools: graphs, charts, ...
April 11, 2016
8:33
 
[Accordance 11: Study] This podcast is Bible study of Matt. 9:17, Jesus’ famous saying about the incompatibility of new wine and old wineskins. It is designed for new users and shows how to use the ...
March 28, 2016
12:26
 
[Accordance 11: Basic] Searching the Bible for verses, words, and topics is a fundamental study technique. Accordance makes it faster and more accurate. Join Dr. J as he demonstrates how to do all o ...
February 22, 2016
12:36
 
[Accordance 11.1.4 Advanced] Over the past few years we’ve worked hard to make our original language syntax searches faster, more accurate, and more intuitive. In this podcast, Dr. J demonstrates ...
February 6, 2016
17:32
 
[Accordance 11: Basic] Just purchased Accordance and need to install it? Already have Accordance and want to use the Setup Assistant? If your answer to either of these questions is “Yes,” this ...
January 21, 2016
11:58
 
[Accordance 11.1 Intermediate] Accordance offers two different ways to save the results of our Bible studies: User Notes and User Tools. Both have been recently updated in Accordance 11.1. This ...
December 15, 2015
10:36
 
[Accordance 11: Basic] Accordance 11.1 is a major update of Accordance Bible Software, free for everyone who owns Accordance 11. User Notes and Tools are more robust, Syntax searches easier and more ...
November 3, 2015
9:22
 
[Accordance 11: Study] The Feast of Tabernacles was the largest and most joyous of ancient Israel’s three annual pilgrimage feasts. It occurs at the autumnal equinox and celebrates the end of ...
September 23, 2015
9:44
 
[Accordance 11: Basic] Most of us realize that Accordance allows us to use the resources we’ve purchased on more than one of our devices, but did you know that we can also open more than one copy of ...
September 3, 2015
7:14
 
[Accordance 11 Resource] Outlines of Biblical Books is included with every copy of Accordance. Join Dr. J as he explains the many different ways we can view and use this helpful resource. This ...
August 20, 2015
5:15
 
[Accordance 11: Advanced] The Merge command is the most complex of Accordance’s linking commands, which use the search results of one pane to search in another pane. It was created specifically to ...
August 10, 2015
8:47
 
[Accordance 11: Study] Rom. 8:28-30 is interpreted very differently by Wesleyans and Calvinists, a disagreement that often obscures the the point of the passage. In it Paul argues that God has ...
July 27, 2015
10:47
 
[Accordance 11: Study] The story of the prophet Jonah is a delight, filled with unexpected twists and turns. In this podcast, we’ll explore the way it turns the tables on its readers. Expecting ...
July 9, 2015
11:42
 
[Accordance 11: Resources] Michael Card’s Biblical Imagination is a delightful study of each the four Gospels, enhanced by four albums of his signature music. This Accordance module includes both h ...
June 22, 2015
07:48
 
[Accordance Mobile 2.1: Basic] The latest release of our Accordance Mobile app includes a number of new features, including some of User Notes. In this podcast, Dr. J reviews all the capabilities of ...
June 6, 2015
10:14
 
Accordance 11.0.6 brings with it two new features: Change Focus and Tie/Untie Panes. Both are designed to enable users to investigate any verse while still being able to see its entire context. Join ...
May 21, 2015
6:17
 
Not all Bible studies begin with a passage. Some start with a simple question, “What does the Bible say about ______?” Investigations of this kind are called “topical studies” and may well be the ...
May 7, 2015
11:29
 
[Accordance 11: Study] What is the Greatest Commandment? All three Synoptic Gospels include the story of Jesus' answer to the Pharisees' question—but they have significant differences. In this ...
April 23, 2015
11:12
 
Word studies are one of the core techniques for Bible study. In this podcast, Dr. J provides a simple, step-by-step process for discovering a word’s meaning: Identify, Investigate, and Evaluate. ...
April 3, 2015
11:07
 
Accordance Mobile 2.0 is here! Designed for iPhones, iPads and iPod Touches running at least iOS 8.0, the latest version of “Bible Study with Accordance” (iPhone App Store name) is sure to please. I ...
March 19, 2015
07:39