Tagged with Bible study

Looking to Jesus to Remain “Unbeaten”…

Looking to Jesus to Remain “Unbeaten”…

{I’m so excited to share an excerpt from Lindsey Bell’s newest book, Unbeaten, with you today! I met Lindsey when I joined DoNotDepart.com team a few years ago, and I’m proud to call her “friend.” I love Lindsey’s heart for Jesus and the practical, sweet encouragement she offers women to keep walking after God… no … Continue reading

Advent Ideas, Tips, and Resources

Advent Ideas, Tips, and Resources

Isn’t it wonderful? All this preparation for celebrating the Light of the world? I’m so incredibly thankful that God sent His beloved Son, Jesus, to us– and I enjoy celebrating the birth of the Savior! But, it’s also easy to get sideswiped by planning, parties, shopping… it can become a distraction at best, and a … Continue reading

Bible Study, Journaling, and Meditation

{We’ve approached the last post in this series on How to Study the Bible. This post will focus on ways to help what you’re learning stick with you.} All of the time spent studying the Bible could be wasted if it doesn’t draw us closer to God, grow our faith, and change our hearts. James … Continue reading

Starting an Inductive Bible Study Session

Starting an Inductive Bible Study Session

Studying the Bible doesn’t have to be a complicated process reserved only for highly educated theologians. Every Believer can study the Bible deeply and have a rich, rewarding experience. God wants us to know Him and He wants to be made known. One avenue of His revelation to mankind is through His Word. Because He … Continue reading

Practical Tips for Personal Bible Study

Practical Tips for Personal Bible Study

Last week we focused on the why’s of Bible study. If you’ve decided to make Bible study a part of your regular daily routine, or if you’ve made that commitment long ago, you know you need to be prepared each day to follow through with your goals. Unfortunately, there are several impediments to Bible study … Continue reading

Why to Study the Bible

Why to Study the Bible

“How sweet are Your words to my taste! Yes, sweeter than honey to my mouth!” (Psa 119:103, NASB) The Why’s of Bible Study Why should Christians invest time in studying God’s Word? As we head into a few future posts with some practical how-to’s of Bible study, I’d like to first share a few reasons … Continue reading

Love’s in Charge {Learning from Job, post 2}

Love’s in Charge {Learning from Job, post 2}

Last week I introduced a series of posts I’ll be writing on lessons learned from the book of Job.  As I mentioned last week, God brought me to this book again(!) and is encouraging me to learn.  …Burning dross and fostering growth…  …Teaching me to see past my struggles to the greater lessons behind them.  … Continue reading