Tag Archives: Truth

How to Study the Bible and Grow Closer to God

To live a life reflecting God’s presence is to lead a life intricately woven with his Word. In this, we can grow closer to God. The men and women in the scriptures reveal God’s story with as much passion, joy, … Continue reading

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Prayer Guide for Missional Living

Pray continually…with perseverance, with patience, with persistence. Prayer remains critical in our faith journey. Many needs come to our attention as we seek to incorporate prayer into this sometimes meandering path. Sometimes, though, we are at a loss for words! Instead … Continue reading

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Party Time Now!

I recent came upon a compelling story… A family decided to splurge on a massive birthday party for their soon to be one-year-old child. They invited all their neighbors, friends from work, and family members. They cleaned, straightened, decorated and … Continue reading

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Week Ten: Evidence of the Resurrection in Mark 15 & 16

Welcome to Week Ten! The final week in How To Study the Bible series! (To begin the series click here.) As you explore Mark 15 & 16, you will… 1) gain an indepth understanding of the final week of Jesus’ life and his resurrection 2) learn how to … Continue reading

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Week Nine: How to do a Character Study in Mark 13 & 14

Welcome to Week Nine in How To Study the Bible series! (To begin the series click here.) As you explore Mark 13 & 14, you will… 1) learn how to do a Character study using the various online Bible research resources to answer comprehensive biographical questions. 2) learn … Continue reading

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Week Eight: How to do a Topical Bible Study in Mark 12

Welcome to Week Eight in How To Study the Bible series! (To begin the series click here.) As you explore Mark 12, you will… 1) learn how to do a topical Bible study 2) learn how to use topical study Bibles and similar resources 3) grasp the full meaning … Continue reading

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Week Seven: Studying the Bible through Reflective Writing

Welcome to Week Seven in How To Study the Bible series! (To begin the series click here.) As you explore Mark 11, you will… 1) learn how to do reflective writing 2) learn how to use Bible dictionaries, encyclopedias and handbooks 3) observe Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem Review … Continue reading

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