Yes, I am involved
in God's Word (the Bible)
You are on the right path
Let me ask ...
What do you mean by "involved in God's Word"?
I am not talking about ...
* Reading your assignment every day
* Studying to teach your class
* Working in the Bible for a sermon
* Memorizing passages
* Constantly running down references
I am talking about ...
* Searching for God's heart
* Digging for applicable truth
* Rightly dividing a passage
as if the book the passage is in is the only part of the Bible
Read for ...
* Recreational value
* Historical value
* Poetical value
But also read for ...
* Communion with the Lord
* Love of Him
* Help for others
Some Verses which lead to an
appreciation of the Bible
“Ye do err, not knowing the scriptures, nor
the power of God.” Mat 22.29
“Then openeth He their understanding” Luke 24.45
“All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for
reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:” 2 Tim
“Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any
interpretation.” 2 Pet 1.20
“Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy
law.” Psa 119.18
“And beginning at Moses and all the prophets, he expounded unto them
in all the scriptures the things concerning himself.” Luke 24.27
“Then opened he their understanding, that they might understand the
scriptures” Luke 24.25
“For God, who commanded the light to shine out of darkness, hath
shined in our hearts” 2 Cor 4.6