Lesson 1 The Bible Is God-Revealed Truth

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1 Lesson 1 The Bible Is God-Revealed Truth Psalm 19:1 11; Romans 1:18 20; Hebrews 1:1 4; 2 Timothy 3:16, 17 I. Revelation Comes from God A. B. C. II. General Revelation A. B. C. III. Special Revelation A. B. C. D.

2 Lesson 2 The Bible Is God-Inspired Truth Matthew 5:18; 2 Timothy 3:16, 17; 1 Peter 1:25; 2 Peter 1:2 4, 20, 21 I. Definition of Inspiration II. Explanation of Inspiration A. The Scriptures are B. The Scriptures had C. The Scriptures are to III. Extent of Inspiration A. The are inspired B. The are inspired C. The of is inspired

3 Lesson 3 The Bible Is God-Directed Truth Romans 15:4; 2 Timothy 3:16, 17; Hebrews 11; 1 John 5:13 I. The Foundation of God s Plan: The Old Testament A. The of Old Testament books B. The of Old Testament books C. The of Old Testament books to D. The of the Old Testament II. The Fulfillment of God s Plan: The New Testament A. The and of New Testament books B. The of New Testament books to C. The of the New Testament

4 Lesson 4 The Bible Is Profitable Truth Psalm 139:23, 24; Proverbs 2:6 15; 29:1; Romans 3:22 25; 12:1, 2; 2 Timothy 3:16 I. Bible Study Will Be Profitable II. Bible Study Will Clarify Our Understanding of Truth A. The of doctrine B. The of doctrine III. Bible Study Will Challenge Our Outlook on Life A. Believers need B. God guides through C. God guides through IV. Bible Study Will Nurture Our Spiritual Development A. The meaning of B. Righteousness

5 Lesson 5 The Bible Is Equipping Truth John 13:3 17; 2 Corinthians 5:9, 10; Ephesians 2:10; 2 Timothy 3:17; Hebrews 4:12, 13; 1 Peter 2:2; 3:9 15 I. Reasons for Good Works A. To fulfill B. To prepare for C. To II. Implementing Good Works A. your heart B. your heart III. Effects of Good Works A. Hunger for B. Opportunities for C. Fellowship

6 Lesson 6 Honoring the Author s Intentions 2 Kings 22:8 20; Matthew 5:43 48; Acts 17:10, 11; 2 Timothy 2:15; 4:2 4 I. The Focus of A. We need to determine the B. We can determine the II. The Process of A. B. C.

7 I. Observe the Context Lesson 7 Seeing What Is Significant Psalm 119:18; John 14:26; 16:13; 1 Corinthians 2:13, 14 A. of context B. context II. Observe the Text A. Record B. using the Six Serving Men C. Resist D. III. Observe with the Holy Spirit

8 I. Observing Literary Type Lesson 8 Structural Integrity Proverbs 1:7; 1 Corinthians 10:1 13; 2 Timothy 2:15; Hebrews 12:1; Revelation 22:12 A. B. C. D. E. II. Observing the Structure A. of connectives B. of connectives C. logical connectives

9 I. Observing Figures of Speech Lesson 9 Figures and Feelings Psalm 119:105, 130 A. of a figure of speech B. of figures of speech II. Observing the Atmosphere A. of atmosphere B. the atmosphere

10 I. Basic Tools for Bible Study Lesson 10 The Right Tools for the Job Joshua 1:8 II. Answering Your Questions A. study B. study C. and study

11 I. Purpose of Interpretation A. To Lesson 11 A Solid Explanation Nehemiah 8:8 B. To in its context C. To II. Steps in Interpretation A. Produce a B. Identify C. Identify the III. Example of Interpretation A. Produce a B. Identify C. Identify the

12 I. Application Is Essential Lesson 12 Just Live It! Proverbs 3:5, 6; 2 Corinthians 3:18; James 1:18, 19; 4:17; 1 Peter 1:13 16; 2:1 3 A. The Bible is designed for B. Mere builds C. God our lives through II. Application Requires Change A. God wants us to become B. God wants us to become C. God wants us to become III. Application Is Methodical A. Have I asked God to in how to in my life? B. Have I the text and accurately? C. What should have done with the passage? D. Is? If so, how? E. How could this passage help me? F. How will I?

13 I. Identifying Barriers Lesson 13 Barriers to Bible Study Romans 7:25 8:5, 12 14; James 4:4 10; 1 Timothy 4:1 10 A. Internal and B. External II. Overcoming Barriers A. Humbly our and B. Fully on C. Consistently

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