If you’ve ever wandered into an Abercrombie & Fitch store, you know about coolness. The retailer markets its line of sweaters, hoodies and overpriced T-shirts using dim lighting, funky music and wall-sized photos of buff models wearing $98 jeans. But the store began losing customers this year when it became known that CEO Mike Jeffries only wanted thin, popular teens to wear his clothes
Beginning January 2014
HOW TO STUDY THE BIBLE
Concerning Scripture, believers are directed to hear, read, study, memorize, be diligent in study, meditate on, teach, keep, give thanks for, love and many other things. We are also encouraged to seek understanding and discernment of God's word.
God's word feeds, nourishes, gives light, understanding, is a lamp unto our feet and lights our path. “All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness.” (2Ti 3:16) Scripture is God-breathed (θεόπνευστος) so “a natural man does not . . . and he cannot” accept or understand God's word(s) and things of the Spirit. One needs to be born again; one needs the Holy Spirit of God and the revelation that only God can give. (1Co 2)
God's Spirit, prayer and study are absolutely essential. In this online class beginning in January 2014 you will be encouraged in the first two and taught practical, helpful and fruitful methods for gleaning precious truths for yourself.
You will be given direction and methods
You will be given assignments
You can submit your studies for grading, correction, helpful hints
You will be able to ask questions and get quick responses
This course will start out simple and easy but will progress
There are no fees or charges but there will be work to do