Cherry Picking

Much of the current Christian culture cherry-picks the bible to support its isolated, legalistic claims and refuses to approach the Word of God through the Berean filter of landing on truth only after taking in the whole counsel of scripture before running off, sword in hand, to champion an issue.

Read it all. Take it all in. Meditate on all angles. Accept all the outside criticisms as valuable methods of deduction. Ask the Holy Spirit for revelation that isn’t a quick fix. Then and only then, boldly but humbly state the Truth. And even after that, be willing to revise if God enlightens. Staking claim to a truth is only wrong if we’re unwilling to travel a little further to see there might be more.

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