We know that studying the Bible is vitally important to the Christian life—yet many Christians don’t know where to start.
In this episode, we are going to look at my top recommendations of where you can start your own book study in the Bible.
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Episode 64 Overview
In this episode, you will …
- be reminded why studying the Bible is so important to the Christian life
- hear my top book recommendations for where you can start studying Scripture
Show Notes / Additional Resources
Recommended books of the Bible to begin your Bible Study:
- the smaller New Testament books (epistles) like: Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, 1 Timothy, 2 Timothy, James, 1 John
- Gospel of John
- 1 John
- Old Testament book of Ruth
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About NRJohnson & the Deeper Christian Podcast
NRJohnson (Nathan Johnson) is a Christian who has an overwhelming passion for Jesus, the Gospel, and Studying God’s Word. He is a writer, teacher, and communicator who helps other believers understand and apply the Bible as they grow and mature in their faith—desiring that they gain greater intimacy with Christ, experience the victorious Christian life, and transform the world through the power of the indwelling Holy Spirit. Read more about him here.
The Deeper Christian Podcast is the podcast to help you study God’s Word, know Jesus intimately, and discover how you can build your life around Jesus Christ. This weekly audio program, hosted by NRJohnson, dives into Scripture and encourages Christians to keep their focus upon Jesus Christ—equipping believers in how to study the Bible and know God’s Word, grow in their spiritual lives, and change the world. Main discussion topics center around practical advice on Christian living, Bible study, prayer, the Gospel, freedom from sin, evangelism and how to share your faith, the Christian disciplines, and the lives and messages from the Christian heroes from yesteryear such as A.W. Tozer, Charles Spurgeon, Major Ian Thomas, Oswald Chambers, Hudson Taylor, Amy Carmichael, Corrie Ten Boom, C.T. Studd, George Müller, Andrew Murray, Leonard Ravenhill, E.M. Bounds, and others. Learn more about the deeper Christian life.