Month: October 2013

  • A cure for the love of money!

    A cure for the love of money!

    Grasping God’s Word – Assignment 13-3 I Timothy 6:10a For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil. (NIV) Grasping the Text in their town If we take the verse in context the original readers would have seen this verse as a follow on to the earlier verses about being content with food […]

  • Different View Points

    Different View Points

    The role of the Holy Spirit Grasping God’s Word Assignment 12-1 John 3:16 “For God so loved the world, that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.” John 3:16 (NIV) A learned intellectual interprets John 3:16 A man with 2 Ph.Ds specialising in […]

  • Communication

    Communication

    Grasping God’s Word Assignment 10-2 Scripture is not the only means of knowing what God is saying From a Christian perspective, meaning and interpretation are ultimately grounded in all God’s communicative action in creation, in the Scriptures, and pre-eminently in Christ.  For those who know God, just having the bible on its own is not […]