Lesson BLS002 Small Group Bible Study on Blessings
Look up the following Scriptures. When reading these verses
ask yourself the following questions:
- Who is talking/writing?
- Who is the audience?
- What do these verses have to say about our main topic?
Read the following article that relates to our topical Bible
Riches of Grace
By Charles F. Stanley
An elderly couple
lived modestly for years on their small farm. And though the land
was not the best, they always had enough to survive. Eventually
they sold the farm to a developer. Working on a hunch, the new
owner decided to drill and discovered a supply of oil worth millions
of dollars. For years, the couple had lived on untold wealth and
never knew what they were missing. Read
For Optimal Learning and Comprehension, Print the article and grab
you read the article, highlight the sentences, statements or paragraphs
that you find most profound, confusing, revolutionary, fundamental
or inspiring. Mark each highlight with the reason you choose
it. Use the corresponding word or letter. P
= Profound , C = Confusing , R
= Revolutionary , F = Fundamental
, I = Inspiring.
you have done this for the entire article, force yourself to narrow
your favorite sentences, statements or paragraphs down to your
top 5. Then top 3. Then 1. This will prepare you for in-depth
only will this technique improve overall reading comprehension,
but will act as a discussion outline for your small group. This
method also provides a jump start if you choose to do a written
summary of the article.