I am often asked: “How do I study the bible?” That’s a great question. There’s no doubt it’s is a big book and can seem overwhelming at first. Some people try to read through it from cover to cover, winding up feeling defeated by the time they get to the book of Numbers (the fourth book in the Old Testament). I believe that anyone can study the bible as long as they know how.
Precept Ministries is known for teaching what is known as the inductive method of Bible study to learn more about God and his written word. The inductive method of Bible study is a three step process that can open a new door of scriptural understanding and will challenge you to apply what you learn. If you have never studied the bible on your own, the inductive method is a great tool to do just that.
This blog is for leaders. If you are in any type of a position of leadership, my thoughts will resonate with you. So, let me ask you this: Who are you listening to? Who is speaking into your life and are you listening to the right person or people?
Everyone has their fans, followers, critics, and naysayers. Your fans will cheer you on, and encourage you to go further and higher than you thought possible. Your followers will go with you, because they believe in you; they trust you, and know that you have their best interest in mind. Everyone has fans and followers, regardless if you are a domestic engineer or own your own business. Your fans and followers may include your spouse, children, parents, close friends, and maybe even your coworkers.