Category Archives: Bible from God

Can we trust the Bible as God’s word?

How to respond when someone says, “Let’s face it, the Bible is just a book written by man!” Continue reading

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Before we apply the Bible to life

Before asking “What does the Bible mean to you?” ask, “What does the Bible mean in what it says?” Continue reading

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A key to understanding Scripture and God

We need some uncomfortable and less than flattering terms to understand how a perfectly holy God could be in a relationship with sinful beings like ourselves. Continue reading

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Relevance with accuracy

Let’s not acquiesce to trendy terms if their popular meanings could lead people into misunderstandings of God’s revealed word. Continue reading

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The God who speaks

Speaking verbs permeate this NT letter. From the opening of the book to the end, the world is presented as dependent on God’s word. Continue reading

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The Bible – an amazing book about life

Read the Bible with an open mind. It answers important questions about the way life is. More importantly, it offers hope by mapping the way out of the darkness of a world full of evil, suffering and death. Continue reading

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Afraid of the Bible?

I believe the biblical narrative and the Christian worldview it presents offers the most logically consistent and plausibly realistic understanding of life and the world. It simply does the best job explaining the world we encounter each day. Continue reading

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How to study the Bible

The five basic steps of Bible study will keep you on the right track in understanding and applying the Bible. Continue reading

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A realistic understanding of the world

There is no other way of understanding the world that corresponds with reality as comprehensively as Christianity. Continue reading

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Seven guidelines for understanding the Old Testament

The laws revealed in the Old Testament were not originally given for us to follow today as God’s will for our lives. Those who follow the Bible should not quote laws directed to Israel as if they are God’s will for people today unless verified in the New Testament. Continue reading

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