It's important to study the Bible because God's Word guides you in the right direction of life. Illuminate the path ahead of you so you can clearly see which path to take. The Bible is the best-selling book in the world, it has been translated into more than 200 languages and is the fundamental text of Western civilization. When we look at the transformation of life that this book has had on a global scale, our attention should be maximum.
On Tuesday, Dec. 7, the Canadian Senate approved Bill C-4, which effectively prohibits the practice known as conversion therapy. The bill was introduced to the House of Commons in November. In chapter 2 of Luke, there is a narrative of a situation that occurred when Jesus was a child.
I remember a few years ago, when I was studying the book of Exodus, I was reading chapter 24 and verse 12 just caught my eye. Therefore, we must remain prayed and armed with the word of God, so that we may “extinguish all the burning darts of the wicked” (verse 1). We study the Bible because it is the word of God for the world. We want to slow down and listen carefully, thoughtfully and reverently to what you have to say to us.
Thomas Schreiner shares 10 important things you should know about biblical covenants, the backbone of biblical history. studying the Bible involves thinking paragraph by paragraph, section by section and seeing how everything fits into the general structure and flow of the book. The Bible is available for us to learn not only on an intellectual level, but also on a personal and emotional level. In addition, the recent increase in hostile criticism of the Bible itself and religion in general also makes it worthy of study.
One of my mentors, who has become a very dear friend, Samuel Brengle (1860-193), explains the importance of Bible study and gives eight benefits to those who do it. That said, Bible study can also be a dry cultural context that can be confusing, and the lack of vitality in part of the text can be exhausting to bear. He hosts several weekly live podcasts, including The Bible Speaks Live and The Cutting It Right Bible Study. Considering that the Bible is important to the three major religions of the world: Judaism, Christianity and Islam, it is worth studying.
With a Hollywood background as a trained actress, Wendy Speake ministers to women as a Bible teacher by applying the power of drama, poetry, and comedy to the study of scripture and the real-life application of biblical truths.