How Do I Study the Bible?

Yesterday at CrossWay Church we wrapped up a three-week series called TXT with a message about how to study the Bible.

The very term “Bible study” can be intimidating, but it’s actually a process we learn very early in life.  Carolyn’s kindergarten students use a similar method whenever they begin a new unit in their curriculum.  It’s essentially three parts:

(1) Read the Bible passage and ask: What does it say?

(2) Read the Bible passage again and ask: What does it mean?

(3) Read the Bible passage a third time and ask: What should I do in response?

A good dose of prayer woven throughout is especially helpful.

Major bummer–the podcast was lost!  Not sure what happened, but it cuts off around the time the offering was taken.

Published in: on March 30, 2009 at 12:25 pm  Comments (2)  

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  1. That IS a major bummer. Thanks for the practical tips, Nathan! I look forward to incorporating them into my quiet times. 🙂

  2. Thanks Christi! I hope they prove helpful.

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