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Can we interpret scripture and add our own insight?

Now, brothers and sisters, I have applied these things to myself and Apollos for your benefit, so that you may learn from us the meaning of the saying, “Do not go beyond what is written.” Then you will not be puffed up in being a follower of one of us over against the other. For who makes you different from anyone else? What do you have that you did not receive? And if you did receive it, why do you boast as though you did not? 1 Corinthians 4:6-7
            We shouldn’t provide insight into something that’s not meant to be there.  If we do see some interesting parallel or metaphor, it’s always best to mention that this is your point of view and not what God has told you.
            Many speakers border on cult leaders by giving special insight they believe comes only from God, as if they are God’s unique spokesman.  That’s dangerous.  The best evangelists give a very simple message over and over that’s not unique, but always powerful.
            The scriptures are eternal words, applicable into many situations for centuries.  So yes, new applications always arise, but the interpretations remain the same since the time they were spoken.