There is no greater study than a study of the word of God. No other field of research will carry you into eternity. Only a knowledge of God’s word is productive for eternal life. For many, the Bible is a simplistic book studied in childhood in Sunday School. For some, a fast sermon is the best way to know the Bible but that assumes they are being taught correctly which often they are not. To encourage your studies, we offer the following five-part series on Bible study. These studies are not complete, much could be added. But, for many people, this will represent a start into serious Bible study.
Your must get your head and heart right as you approach God’s word. Having the right heart makes all the difference.
Any workman needs tools. It is no different with Bible study. You need tools at hand as you delve into the riches of the Bible.
Where to start? Do you just open the Bible and blindly point at a passage? How do you chose a topic or passage?
There are many questions the student should ask of the text. These question ensure your journey begins profitably.
Bible study is serious business. More than deadly serious; it is eternally serious. Approach the Scripture with caution.
More than anything else just get started! Begin now and come to know His word.
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