The Layman's Bible

Biblical Interpretation from Someone with no Training in Biblical Interpretation

Temple Upkeep

For the last couple of articles, the Holy Spirit has been teaching me (and by extension, you) about how our bodies are Temples of the Lord.  With this concept in … Continue reading

October 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Life in the Temple

According to Paul, our bodies are temples.  He wrote in 1 Corinthians 3:16, “Don’t you know that you yourselves are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit lives in you?”  And … Continue reading

October 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Restoring Your Temple

On the day the first Temple was dedicated, there was much joy.  Scripture records the moment: So Solomon observed the festival at that time, and all Israel with him – … Continue reading

October 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Easy Way Out

Today people are often looking to make their lives easier.  Having said that, it seems most folk still prefer to have their religion hard- at least harder than it should … Continue reading

September 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Peter Freaks Out

Luke 5:8-11 records the first meeting of Jesus and Peter- and upon meeting the Lord, Peter totally freaked out: When Simon Peter saw this, he fell at Jesus’ knees and … Continue reading

September 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Your Place in Heaven

While making the notes for today’s article I had been reading the Bible cover to cover.  I try to mix it up every time I read the Bible and it’d … Continue reading

September 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Price Tag

I was talking to someone close to me about church one day and I learned that they had stopped attending.  When I inquired as to why, the answer was “All … Continue reading

September 9, 2017 · Leave a comment