"Be diligent to present yourself approved to God, a worker who does not need to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth." ~2 Timothy 2:15 (NKJV)
Each week I will share the past week's study topic and passage from the Bible Study page here at this location. Please feel free to join us there, see what other Women of God have shared, and share your insight and questions!
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Study Title: Increase for Effective Christianity
Passage: 2 Peter 1:5-8
"...to brotherly kindness love," 2 Pet. 1:7b
Optional Reflective Questions
What does LOVE here mean?
What is the difference between BROTHERLY KINDNESS and this LOVE?
How is it possible to walk in this kind of LOVE?
Why do you think Peter lists LOVE last?
What does this kind of LOVE look like according to Scripture?
In studying the Bible, it is often necessary to become familiar with using Bible study tools such as concordances, Bible dictionaries, and commentaries from Bible scholars about the practical interpretations of Bible verses. Some helpful links to get you started with some of these tools are below. Please feel free to share YOUR Bible study tools and sites as well!
http://www.eliyah.com/lexicon.html - This is my favorite link to go to in order to find the original meanings of certain words in the Bible.
http://www.blueletterbible.org/ - Another great site for word meanings, and Bible verse search and compilations
https://www.biblegateway.com/ - This is a great site for Bible verse searches and reading entire passages in numerous versions of the Bible
http://www.biblestudytools.com/ - This site is great for all of the above, PLUS sound commentaries[Last edited Jul 14, 2014]