Why should we read the Bible?
Reading the Bible is our way of hearing from God and building a relationship with Him. If we want to know God better, we have to read and meditate on His Word because this is how He reveals Himself to us.
Meditate: To dwell on anything in thought, to contemplate, to study.
What % of church-going teenagers read the bible regularly (weekly)?
A. 73% B. 32% C. 51% D. 5%
Today’s Reading: Acts Chapter 8 Verses 26-38.
Why do we need to read the Bible?
1. It is God’s Way of speaking to us and getting to know him.
Read John 1:1-2 AND John 1:14
______________ is the Word of God and He is _________________________.
And then He became ________________________ and
2. It has the most important information in the entire world
Read Romans 10:13
The Bible teaches us how we can _______________. So we do not go to ______________.
Read John 5:39
When we ______________ the Bible it teaches us about _____________________________.
3. For Guidance in life decisions
Read Psalm 119:105
God’s Word will help us ________________________________________.
4. The Bible gives us proper instruction
Read 2 Timothy 3:16
________ % of scripture comes from God. And we can use the scripture for
5. Bible teaches us how to live
Read Psalm 119:9
The Bible helps to ______________________________________________.
We can do this if we _____________________________________________.
6. Helps us know about the things people say about God
Read Acts 17:11
The people in the Berean church were _________________________________ because they
7. Reading the Bible gives you stability
Read Psalm 1:-2
We are blessed if we get delight and happiness from ____________________________
And we should __________________________________ about the bible every day and night.
8. Reading the Bible makes us smarter
Read Psalm 119:105
The Bibles gives us _______________________ and ___________________________________.
Read Psalm 199:99
The Bible makes us wiser than ______________________________________________.
9. To see God’s words come true
Read John 2:22
When the disciples saw Jesus risen from the grave they ____________________________________________________________
10. It points us in the right direction
Read Galatians 3:24
The Bible is a ____________________________________ pointing us to _____________________________________________.