- background of the book
- Nature of the book/genre.
- (Historical) context
- realize there is scriptural harmony
Position yourself to hear from God.
Pour over the passage and paraphrase the major points
Pull out the scriptural principles
Pose the question
Plan obedience and pin down a date to obey.
from Howard White’s book
Study the Bible’s truths. Ask:
- What promise is there to claim?
- What example is there to follow?
- What command is there to obey?
- What sin is there to confess?