The Layman's Bible

Biblical Interpretation from Someone with no Training in Biblical Interpretation

Jesus in the Multiverse

I’m a little bit of a sci-fi nerd, and sometimes I want to talk about sci-fi stuff.  Luckily, God is a good sport and the Holy Spirit kindly provides some … Continue reading

March 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

All About Bread 4: The Bread of the Presence

As noted on here before, the Bible talks a lot about bread.  With all this bread talk, surely there must be some meaning – and indeed there is.  Bread has … Continue reading

February 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Lifting the Veil

One day, a colleague of mine asked me (out of curiosity) how Christians are able to reconcile the message of the Gospel with that of the Old Testament.  That is … Continue reading

February 18, 2017 · Leave a comment


What is your number one focus in life?  Since this is a Bible blog, you already know that the correct answer is “God” or “Jesus” or something to that effect.  … Continue reading

February 11, 2017 · 2 Comments

The Water from the Rock

In the last article we looked at Jesus’ ability to purify our lives through his work on the cross.  While typing that article up, the Holy Spirit called my attention … Continue reading

February 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Water of Marah

God speaks to us in many ways; he does this in order to show his omnipresence in all he does and also because some formats are better for some lessons, … Continue reading

January 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Garden of God

The world is a pretty messed up place.  David’s words still seem to ring true today in Psalm 14:2-3, The Lord looks down from heaven On the sons of men … Continue reading

January 21, 2017 · Leave a comment