We read the Bible to understand. But how do we know that we are really getting the intended meaning? This guide outlines essential principles for finding the meaning of God's Word through inductive study. We learn to look at context and culture, and then to bridge God's truth to our own lives, discovering what the Bible says to us today. This series is designed for those who want to know how to study God's Word, understand it clearly and apply it to their lives in a way that produces personal transformation. Geared especially for groups, the series can also profitably be used for individual study. Each guide has five sessions which overview essential information and teach new study skills. The sixth session brings the skills together in a way that relates them to daily life. No Prep time is required.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 64 Vendor: Inter-Varsity Press Publication Date: 2000 Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.50 (inches)
ISBN: 0830820655 ISBN-13: 9780830820658 Availability: In Stock Series:Bible 101
You read the Bible to understand. But how do you know that you are really getting the intended meaning? This Bible 101 study guide by Judson Poling outlines essential principles for finding the meaning of God's Word through inductive study. You'll learn to look at context and culture, and then to apply God's truth to your own life. You'll understand what the Bible says to you, here and now.
Poling is co-author of the bestselling series, Walking With God.