Category Archives: Interpretation of bible

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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Christ is the end of the Law

How do believers in Christ relate to the Old Testament Law? Continue reading

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Teaching outline to I Peter

A detailed outline of three years of teaching through I Peter! Continue reading

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Seven Guidelines for understanding Old Testament laws

Have you ever heard someone ridicule the Bible based on strange laws from the Old Testament? How should you respond? Seven things should be understood about Old Testament Law. The laws in the Old Testament were not given for the … Continue reading

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Should we obey OT law?

Are believers today under the Old Testament law? Continue reading

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You thought you were serving God

We set ourselves against God if we wrongly convince ourselves and others that… 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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