Examples of Improper Interpretation One of the foundational aspects of Christian growth is to study the Bible. Fundamental to following Christ is understanding and obeying His commandments. As you traverse this path, you are going to need to read His Word to grasp what His commandments are in the first place! Knowing how to properly interpret and comprehend the Bible is … [Read more...] about How Do We Properly Interpret Scripture?
Why Believe In The Inerrancy of Scripture? Hi Friends, this is part-2 in a 2-part series dealing with why I believe the Bible. If this is your first time to the blog, you can find part-1 here. Because I believe Scripture is from God, that is, I believe it is inspired by Him. I then believe in inerrancy since it is the logical deduction of inspiration. 2 Timothy … [Read more...] about Why I Believe The Bible: Inerrancy and Evidence
Defining The Idea The title of this post is admittedly on the deep end of the pool of terminology. “Standpoint epistemology” is not a phrase we all use, though I would contend it is something we should all become familiar with and be ready to contend against. Epistemology is the study of the theory of knowledge. It seeks to understand how you know what you know. As a … [Read more...] about Can We Please Stop Believing Standpoint Epistemology?
The Heart of The Battlefield In our society today, there are numerous battles which need to be fought. Issues in the moral realm need the attention of the church. Certainly, many erroneous political agendas need to be pushed back against. Even in the church, there are various issues which we could discuss which need to be dealt with by men who are faithful to the Lord. … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Battle of Our Day
Studying The Word As a pastor, and as someone who overall just enjoys Scripture and theology, I find myself in many fascinating conversations. One interesting question is when people ask how to study a book of the Bible or when they begin to inquire as to my personal study routine. Therefore, I thought I would write this article as a resource to give insight into these … [Read more...] about How To Study Scripture