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Bringing radical thoughts worth pondering (A blog of poriruachurch.com)

Category Archives: Bible Study

That’s Your Interpretation

Have you ever been discussing the Bible with someone, and either you or your friend says, “Well, that’s your interpretation”? What does someone mean when he or she says that? … Continue reading


Biblical Interpretation: Asking the Right Questions

What does the Bible say to me, and how does it apply to my life? As important as these questions are, the proverbial cart is placed before the horse when they are the … Continue reading


God Seeks Worship

There is a passage in the New Testament that I have read literally hundreds of times. It wasn’t until a few days ago that I paid particular attention to one … Continue reading


New Testament Model of Giving

I have come across many people lately who are frustrated with their religious leaders and the constant focus on “tithing” in their churches. I suppose I would get frustrated, too, … Continue reading



The most important event in history is when Christ died for our sins, was buried, and was resurrected. For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also … Continue reading


The Ten Commandments

I bought a box of 24 gift Bibles last month for the church to give away to those who do not have a copy of God’s word. It’s a blessing … Continue reading


The Heart of Bible Study

Since God wants everyone to be saved and come to a knowledge of the truth (1 Timothy 2:3-4), surely He has ensured that this knowledge is attainable. In fact, understanding … Continue reading


Love the Truth

The children of Israel digressed to the point that the inspired Isaiah pitifully proclaimed, “…truth is fallen in the street” (Isaiah 59:14). It is obvious that the children of Israel … Continue reading


Marriage & 1 Corinthians 7

In last month’s article we focused attention upon Matthew 19:9, emphasizing the universality of the Lord’s instruction in this verse and also stressing the logical implications of the exceptive clause. … Continue reading


Remarriage & Matthew 19:9

“Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the marriage bed be undefiled…” (Heb. 13:4). Although the world at large lives in mocking defiance of this scriptural admonition, … Continue reading