Quiet time reading the Bible each day is a great way to learn how to grow closer to God, if we learn how to read the Scriptures spiritually.
This study series dives into the book of John in the bible to provide definitive study as well as thought provoking questions for creating a meaningful interaction between you and God. This plan is meant to be a guide, but by no means is it the only way to look at the book of John. Rather, it should be an example and structure that allows you to begin a new adventure towards getting to know the God that loves you, created you, and has a grand purpose for your life.
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What is a Quiet Time? The answer might depend on whom you ask. Let me give you a simple definition of a Quiet Time.
When Christians are not experiencing the personal joy and inspiration of Bible reading, then something will be missing in them as well as the community of believers with whom they fellowship. There will be a lack of energy, interest, faith, hope, and love.
We must recognize, reject, and conquer our easy inclination toward ‘religious humanism’ if we are going to experience “Deep Change.” If we do not, then like the Pharisees we will become opponents of “Deep Change.”
Reading deeply means being emotionally present while you read. Start your morning with a prayer for God to open your mind to understand, believe, and gain insight into his will from your reading of Scripture.
The Bible is not as difficult or boring as it is spiritual. Understanding and being inspired by Scripture requires a “veil” to be removed – We need our minds opened.