Category Archives: Advice

My Concern with One-Year Bible Plans

Lenny Esposito offers some cautions about some Bible reading plans.  While I might hesistate to discourage anyone from adopting a read-through-the-Bible-in-a-year plan, Lenny’s thoughts are well worth considering. (5 min read; 1,224 words) Come Reason’s Apologetics Notes: My Concern with … Continue reading

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Book Review – Taking God at His Word: Why the Bible is Knowable, Necessary, and Enough, and What That Means for You and Me

I don’t know about this book review, or even about the book itself, but I find the book’s title thoroughly edifying all by itself: Taking God at His Word: Why the Bible is Knowable, Necessary, and Enough, and What That … Continue reading

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5 easy ways to increase your biblical literacy by Chris Thompson

(4 min read; 822 words) 5 easy ways to increase your biblical literacy | Anchorage Daily News  (Sorry, but as of August 2, 2014, it appears the Anchorage Daily News is no longer maintaining this page.)

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Bible Reading, Prayer, Church Attendance – Which Has the Greatest Impact?

Natasha Crain explains why reading the Bible regularly and frequently has more impact than any other spiritual discipline. (4 min read; 930 words) The Most Important New Year’s Resolution For a Christian Parent (December 30, 2011) And here’s another related post … Continue reading

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A Useful Exhortation on Bible Reading from Douglas Wilson

This links to a useful exhortation on Bible reading from Doug Wilson. (4 min read; 1,065 words) Bedrock Discipleship: Bible Reading

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The Bible is a Plain Book

Heralded Presbyterian theologian Charles Hodge (1797-1878) says that you can read and understand the Bible without having to depend on the church. (1 min read; 46 word quote) via The Bible is a Plain Book | Analogical Thoughts.

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Reading the Bible as Jesus Did

Thabiti Anyabwile gives pointers on how we can read the Bible to greater and more appropriate effect (4 min read; 891 words). via Reading the Bible Like Jesus: Matt. 22:31 – Pure Church by Thabiti Anyabwile.

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