The Intent of the Author

The Intent of the Author

The revelation of God to mankind is not something to take lightly. Whether it be about the nature of God Himself or what He requires/desires of His creation, we should listen with the greatest weight of sobriety that we can muster. This means we must strive to understand Scripture with the utmost humility and diligence… Continue reading The Intent of the Author

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My Husband Ruined my Favorite Devotional

{Guest Post by Mrs. J D White} Well, that is definitely a click bait title. (But let’s face it, this blog could use one of those, hey?) A more accurate title would be something like “my husband helped with the ruining of my ability to use the Bible as help-yourself self-help” (See why I went… Continue reading My Husband Ruined my Favorite Devotional

Fighting Heresy

Believer’s authority – Part 8

An Introductory NOTE: For those who have not read through previous posts in this series, here are some quick links: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, and "Believer's Authority Vs Scripture" The book: "The Believer's Authority" by Kenneth Hagin, Second Edition Twenty-Second Printing 1996 (ISBN 0-89276-406-6) "Breaking… Continue reading Believer’s authority – Part 8

Scripture, The Intent of the Author

Who is the “Thief” in John 10:10?

Now most people who have heard anyone quote/paraphrase the first half of the verse - "the thief comes to steal, kill, and destroy." - know that most of those people they've heard quote it are intending the listener to understand the "thief" to be Satan. The problem with this assumption is that nowhere in the… Continue reading Who is the “Thief” in John 10:10?

A Command to Love Yourself?, heresy

Stop Thinking About You!

Yet again I hear of another book which aims to pervert and twist the meaning of a Biblical text so that it will line up with their American ideals. Granted, this particular pastor had a slightly better emphasis and view of God than Joyce Meyer or others of the Word of Faith ilk - but… Continue reading Stop Thinking About You!