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Interpretation…what is going on?

      Most people interpret scripture poorly.  Thus, they can make the Bible fit whatever they are seeking to okay in their life.  If you take one verse alone and isolated, it is a dangerous weapon to use for your own war (pick your soap box and go for it).  However, the Bible was … Continue reading

So, how do I begin studying my Bible?

When we begin reading a book, we usually read the back cover and research about the author.  We get a recommendation that the book is worth our time.  We see the reason for the book–entertainment, information (non-fiction), transformation(diet/exercise), biography, history, science, etc.  We then read a book in light of that reason.  We do not … Continue reading