Verses Out of Context #5 : Philippians 4:13

Phil 4:3 “I can do all things through him who strengthens me.” (English Standard Version) I can’t count how many times I’ve heard people (sometimes even preachers) say things like, “I just know I can win that marathon without any preparation. After all, I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me!” or “You […]

Verses Out of Context #2 – Luke 2:14

This is the time of the year when the phrase “peace on earth, goodwill toward men” seems to be on almost everyone’s lips, countless t-shirts, cards, snow globes, ornaments and even coffee cups. While the sentiment is quite desirable, if you listen to the message of most TV specials, short stories, and even some sermons […]