12 Reasons To Read The Bible.

12 Reasons To Read The Bible.
See also: 13 Bible Verses That Encourage Us To Read The Bible.




Why should we read the Bible? Here are 12 Great Reasons to Read The Bible. I pray these are a blessing and an encouragement to you and yours. Thanks for reading!

1. Read The Bible To Receive Guidance From God.
Psalm 119:105, ESV
Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.
See also: 10 Bible Verses about God’s Guidance

2. Read The Bible So You Can Learn And Grow.
2 Timothy 3:14-17, NIV
…continue in what you have learned and have become convinced of, because you know those from whom you learned it, and how from infancy you have known the Holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus. All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.
See also: Bible Verses about Learning and Growing

3. Read The Bible Now That You Have The Opportunity.
Isaiah 55:6, ESV
Seek the LORD while he may be found; call upon him while he is near;

4. Read The Bible So You Can Know God’s Will.
Psalm 143:10, ESV
Teach me to do your will, for you are my God! Let your good Spirit lead me on level ground!

5. Read The Bible So You Can Be Successful.
Joshua 1:8, ESV
This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have good success.

6. Read The Bible So You Can Be Encouraged.
Joshua 1:9, NIV Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.”
Romans 15:4, ESV For whatever was written in former days was written for our instruction, that through endurance and through the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope. (We all need hope!)

7. Read The Bible So You Can Recognize & Avoid Sin.
Psalm 119:9, NIV How can a young person stay on the path of purity? By living according to your word.
Psalm 119:10, ESV With my whole heart I seek you; let me not wander from your commandments!
Psalm 119:11, NLT I have hidden your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you.




8. Read The Bible So You Can Be Fruitful & Prosper.
Psalm 1:1-3, NIV Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, but whose delight is in the law of the Lord, and who meditates on his law day and night. That person is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither – whatever they do prospers.
See also: How to be fruitful in Christ.

9. Read The Bible So You Can Get To Know God Better.
Psalm 16:11, ESV You make known to me the path of life; in your presence there is fullness of joy; at your right hand are pleasures forevermore. See also: Spending Time In The Secret Place.

10. Read The Bible So You Can Learn To Imitate God.
Ephesians 5:1, NLT Imitate God, therefore, in everything you do, because you are his dear children. See also: Bible Verses about Imitating God; Imitate What is Good.

11. Read The Bible So You Can Be Equipped to Be Who God Created You To Be.
2 Timothy 3:16-17, NIV All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.
Ephesians 2:10, NIV For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. See also: Becoming who God created you to be.

12. Read The Bible So You Can Find True Contentment in Life.
Psalm 119:162, NLT I rejoice in your word like one who discovers a great treasure.
Psalm 91:1, NLT Those who live in the shelter of the Most High will find rest in the shadow of the Almighty.
Psalm 19:9-10, NLT Reverence for the LORD is pure, lasting forever. The laws of the LORD are true; each one is fair. They are more desirable than gold, even the finest gold. They are sweeter than honey, even honey dripping from the comb.

See also: Make Jesus Your Priority, Read Your Bible Pray Everyday.
Additional Helpful Reading: Psalm 1.





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Much Love & Blessings,
Bomi Jolly ~ JollyNotes.com

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