I’m no Bible expert, but I do love my Bible. Over the past few years, I’ve had a blast experimenting with “new” and fun ways to soak in the Scriptures, to discover what God says, and to enjoy the Lord and his truth in the process. But of all the Bible reading tips I’ve shared, … More My #1 Bible Reading Tip
What do you do when the Bible becomes old? When your “quiet time” is stuck in a rut? When you look at “Bible study” with skeptical eyes? When the Bible exists in a world separate from the one you’re living? When you wanna love that Book with the golden pages, but you’re not sure how? … More Bible Outside the Box
Colorful pencils and just a few chapters Large print with margins in big three-ring binders Weeks of slow reading to see what it brings These are a few of my favorite things No commentaries but first just the Bible Projects for study in every style Word-loving people who help me to think These are a … More These Are a Few of My Favorite Things
Your church is advertising an upcoming Bible study. Do you jump at the chance? Or are you afraid your expectations will be met? I’m no expert on these things, but I’ve come to the conclusion that, by and large, Christians today are afraid of Bible studies. It is an unusual and ironic phenomenon, to be … More Why Christians Are Afraid of Bible Studies
Sometimes I amaze myself with my ignorance. How can I still be so clueless? I feel like I put in all the time and effort yet having nothing to show for it. And then I fantasize all kinds of nonsense about what people must surely think of my blubbering, as I so often don’t have … More When You Feel Bible-Dumb
If a “quiet time” is time spent in quiet, and a “Word time” is time spent in the Word . . . How’s your “Word time”?? Is it like . . . A road sign: Catch a glimpse of it on your way to something else A wall hanging: Conveniently framed above your kitchen sink . … More Is Your Word Time Like . . .
Is it weird to say I love my Bible study plan . . . and then not know how to explain what it is or how it works? Well, today, I make a meager attempt to bring you the explained and technical version of my Bible study plan as it stands thus far. This plan … More Step by Step Through My Bible Study Plan