Joined: Mar. 2008
|given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:|
As you noticed, profitable isn't the same thing as inerrant.
Parables are useful, but they aren't necessarily history.
But I would dispute even this rather moderate claim.
I dispute the usefulness of stories that support slavery and the like.
Any version of ID consistent with all the evidence is indistinguishable from evolution.