Okay, if you passed first grade math you got the answers of 10, 8, and 5 (if you didn’t, we have to talk). Now tell me which of these numbers is greater: 10, 8, or 5? The answer is 10 (really excellent class). That is the world’s mathematics.
- How can we read the Bible for ourselves and find comfort, hope, fact, and insight?
- How can we read it and experience transforming power?
That significance is found by becoming part of the Bible’s own internal conversation. Jesus taught making use of in parables with their significance readily available only as one found and got in him/herself in the story. The significance we find is not usually a clearly articulated doctrine, but the multi-layered and unclear fact of life and God. In the Gospel, the rich young ruler asks Jesus for immortality. Jesus tells him, “Go sell everything you have and offer the cash to the poor, the come and follow. The male went away sadly. He was really rich, but it’s not money alone that binds us and keeps us from abundance.
An important part of helping your relationship with Christ grow is to tell others about Him. Demonstrate God’s love and be active in telling others about Jesus.
I deliver pizza five nights a week. In fact hate the job, to read the Bible wiht a plan it pays the costs. I find time to pray on my deliveries. I think about my youngsters through the night. I think about what to write online, etc. Often I do not get home till after 1:00 AM. This makes for a short night. I also work as a beer male for the Rays part-time and for the Bucs in the fall. On my days off, we go to church, and try to spend time together as a family.
Make Your plan of reading
The Bible centers on Jesus Christ. Hence, our Bible reading should begin with his story. Read the Gospels just as you would read a novel. But read in sectors – 3 or 4 verses at a time. After reading 3 or 4 verses, stop and ask yourself, “What is this saying to me?” Go to the next 3 or 4 verses if it doesn’t speak to you somehow. Ask that very same question to yourself read the bible in a year. Write it down on a notebook if you get an answer.
Most self-help specialists, such as Napoleon Hill, Dale Carnegie, Rhonda Byrne, describe The Secret Law of Destination in really basic terms. People who expect the very best things to take place to them usually find that life reacts to them positively. Many of us lose out on the appeal of existence, as we are engrossed in day-to-day problems.
And we pray with more power. To wish someone else, both people have to quickly. I say this about fasting by my experience and what the Holy Spirit has shown me.