Ten Guidelines Continued: Numbers 1 & 2

1. Scripture is the authority for believers. The Scriptures are the authoritative word of God because they are based upon the authority of God. Since “All Scripture is breathed out by God...” and “whatever was written in former days was written for our instruction” and “that no prophecy of Scripture comes from someone’s own interpretation” … Continue reading Ten Guidelines Continued: Numbers 1 & 2

Ten Guidelines for Studying Scripture and Applying it to Life

I want today and possibly for the rest of the week to present these guidelines and the reasoning behind them. I pray these will be beneficial to all who read them. 1. The Scriptures are the authority for believers. The Scriptures are the authoritative word of God because they are based upon the authority of … Continue reading Ten Guidelines for Studying Scripture and Applying it to Life

The Role of Scripture in Decision Making

Scripture should have a prominent role in the decision-making process of all believers. This does not mean that believers should make Scripture fit into the situation at hand, rather they should take the situation to Scripture. One can easily inject Scripture wrongfully into a problem making the result worse than the beginning. This must be … Continue reading The Role of Scripture in Decision Making