It’s important to learn how to study the Bible so that you can discover truth. There are several different methods that can be used. The Bible student must learn what works best for her.
One method that has proven the test of time is the “W” method. This method is all about the power of the “W”.
Ask the following “W” questions when you are studying the Word of God.
– Who is speaking?
– Who is being spoken to?
– What is going on with the person?
– What is the environment or atmosphere like?
– Where is the person?
– What is the time period?
– When is the event occurring (before or after a key event)?
– What is my take away?
If you begin with the “W” questions listed above, it should get you started. Before you know it, you will have other questions that will follow.