Tag Archives: Interpreting the Bible

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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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 truth we must accept

God is merciful to reach out to rebellious creatures and He makes significant concessions to meet us where we live. His justice makes these concession necessary and His mercy makes them possible. Continue reading

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Does Proverbs promise too much?

Can we take the book of Proverbs seriously when its promises seem removed from the harsh realities of experience? Continue reading

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Avoid all appearance of evil?

Let’s be careful not to act as if we speak with God’s authority unless we know that we’re accurately representing God’s revealed will in Scripture. Continue reading

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Should we obey Old Testament Law?

Should Old Testament commandments be obeyed today? Continue reading

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5 guidelines for applying Old Testament Law

How to apply Old Testament law today… Continue reading

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