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The Importance of the Word in Our Lives
What is the Word?
It is God’s revealed truth to us concerning the unfolding of His redemptive plan through the ages to bring about glory to Himself.
The Word is Powerful - Romans 10:13-15
The Word is Profitable - II Timothy 3:16
The Word is to be Handled with Precision - II Timothy2:14-15
Three Basic Steps in Understanding God’s Word
A. read the entire Bible
B. Read the book in one `
C. Read the of the passage several times
D. Read the several times
Three Questions to Ask While Interpreting
A. What do we have here?
i. Who is the ?
ii. Who is he to?
iii. Was it written?
iv. What were the surrounding the writing?
v. What of writing is it?
vi. Is it or ?
B. What does it ?
i. Based on the entire
ii. Based on the it is in
iii. Based on the context
iv. Based on the of the passage
C. What is its for me?
A. Ask: How should and does what I now know and my life?
B. Do: Write out specific and ways you plan to changes because of those truths.
It doesn’t matter what we know if we don’t live out that knowledge!