TOP 7 WAYS YOU CAN USE THE BIBLE- JOSHUA 1:8 (8-5-18)

HAVE YOU SEEN IT?!

THE OCEAN!

GOD GAVE US A BIGGER, RICHER, DEEPER, FULLER GIFT:  HIS WORD!

JOSHUA 1:8

7-  READ IT!  Joshua 8:34-35, Nehemiah 8:3, 8, 18, Deut. 17:19

IF YOU CAN READ, MAKE IT A GOAL TO GET THROUGH THE BIBLE IN YOUR LIFETIME.  READ DAILY.  (JOB 23:12)

6-  HEAR IT!  I Timothy 4:13

SURROUND YOURSELF WITH IT.  IT’S AVAILABLE IN MANY FORMATS.

5-  WRITE IT!  Deuteronomy 11:20, 17:18, Joshua 8:32

COPY PASSAGES OF IT.  KEEP IT BEFORE YOU EYE AND IN YOUR MIND.

4-  MEMORIZE IT!  Psalm 119:11

GET IT IN  YOU, TO KEEP SIN OUT OF YOU.

3-  TREASURE IT!  PSALM 1:2, 4:4, 119:97, 103, 162, Ezra 7:6 & 10

HOLD IT CLOSE!  LET IT BEGIN THAT DESCENT FROM HEAD TO HEART.

2-  SHARE IT!  Mark 1:38, 16:15

WE DO ALL OF THE ABOVE TO HELP OURSELVES.

WE CAN DO SOMETHING GREATER AND HELP OTHERS. 

WHEN YOU KNOW GOD’S WORD WELL, USE IT TO INSPIRE & INSTRUCT OTHERS.

1-  OBEY IT!  James 1:22, II Corinthians 3:18, Nehemiah 10:29-31

WE DO THE ABOVE TO HELP OURSELVES & OTHERS.

WE CAN DO SOMETHING STILL GREATER AND HONOR GOD.

THIS MESSAGE BRINGS YOU TO THE SHORE!  NOW DIVE IN AND ENJOY!