• Bible Study: Give It All You’ve Got

    Pastor Greg Laurie
    Bible Study: Give It All You’ve Got If you have determined to study the Bible for yourself, three principles from Proverbs 2 will help you get the most out of Bible study.
  • Study Habits of Great Men

    Robert Vincent
    Study Habits of Great Men Even early church fathers acknowledged that in doing the good work of the ministry, pastors sometimes neglected one of their most important duties: giving wholehearted attendance to the Word.
  • The Sunday Special

    David Jeremiah
    The Sunday Special Would you believe that millions of people in the United States try to live all week on nothing more than "Sunday dinner"?
  • Our "Word" Crisis

    Kay Arthur
    Our Why did God choose to communicate in words? Couldn’t He have just left some great shots? Awe-inspiring pictures would be a lot easier on us than a 2000-page book, right?
  • Get the Most from Your Bible

    Tremper Longman III
    Get the Most from Your Bible Merely reading the Bible is not enough if you want to get the full meaning from any particular text. Learn how to get the most out of reading your Bible.
  • BST Quick Tips: An Appointed Time

    BibleStudyTools.com Editors
    BST Quick Tips: An Appointed Time If you find that you often miss your Bible reading time, then you may want to start treating it as an important appointment. In fact, that's exactly what spending time in God's Word is.
  • 3 Simple Steps for Studying the Bible

    Jim George, Th.M.
    3 Simple Steps for Studying the Bible There are a number of ways we can study the Bible, but one of the most effective and simple approaches to reading and understanding God’s Word involves three simple steps.
  • BST Quick Tips: Making Time

    BibleStudyTools.com Editors
    BST Quick Tips: Making Time Spare time may seem like your rarest commodity. But you might be surprised where you can find time for Bible study.
  • A Hill to Die On: How Biblical Backgrounds Help Make Scripture More Engaging

    The Good Book Blog
    A Hill to Die On: How Biblical Backgrounds Help Make Scripture More Engaging What is striking in Josephus’s account, however, is just how high both Jews and Samaritans were willing to “set the stakes,” so to speak, with respect to the outcome of the debate.
  • Writing the Story of Your Life

    Christy Tennant
    Writing the Story of Your Life Writing out "our stories" each day is a helpful tool for bolstering our devotional lives.
  • Why Memorize Scripture?

    John Piper
    Why Memorize Scripture? John Piper offers six great reasons why every Christian - especially those in vocational ministry - should commit the Word of God to memory.
  • BST Quick Tips: A Comment on Commentaries

    BibleStudyTools.com Editors
    BST Quick Tips: A Comment on Commentaries Commentaries on the Bible provide useful information to help you understand God's Word... as long as you remember their limitations.
  • What's an Interlinear Bible?

    Inside BST
    What's an Interlinear Bible? If you've dug around on our site, you may have come across links to what's called an "interlinear Bible." So, what is that? And how can you use it?
  • Research Tools for Bible Study

    Lindsay Olesberg
    Research Tools for Bible Study Here is a brief introduction to the research tools that I regularly use when studying the Bible and preparing to teach. These introductions describe what a particular reference tool has to offer, how it is arranged and how they might be used.
  • Leading a Bible Study

    Elizabeth George
    Leading a Bible Study As a Bible study group leader, you’ll find your role changing back and forth from expert to cheerleader to lover to referee during the course of a session.
  • 5 Great Ways to Study Your Bible

    Chris Russell
     5 Great Ways to Study Your Bible Over the years, I have found five specific ways of studying the Bible that have been very helpful for me. Since they have been such a blessing to me, I thought I’d take a few moments to share them with you.
  • BST Quick Tips: Equipped for Every Good Work

    BibleStudyTools.com Editors
    BST Quick Tips: Equipped for Every Good Work The purpose of reading the Bible isn't simply for you to check something off your to-do list each day. We're meant to read so that our lives can reflect what's in God's Word.
  • Timeless Truths for a New Generation

    Dr. Stephen Davey
    Timeless Truths for a New Generation One of the tragedies of our contemporary culture is that people are not convinced of the Bible’s worth. I have often shared with our congregation the burden that people in the 21st century do not believe the Bible has anything to say to today’s generation.
  • 8 Tips to Get More out of Your Bible

    Mark Altrogge
    8 Tips to Get More out of Your Bible Are you discouraged with your Bible reading? Find it hard to be consistent? Here are a few tips that have helped me to be more consistent and enjoy my devotions more over the years.
  • BST Quick Tips: The Work of Prayer

    BST Quick Tips: The Work of Prayer Reading the Bible is only a part of the equation. You must also seek God's guidance as you dive into His Word.