Bible Study Basics
Lesson OneWhy We Study the Bible3 Activities|1 Assessment
Lesson TwoGetting Started3 Activities|1 Assessment
Lesson ThreeMacro-Observation3 Activities|1 Assessment
Lesson FourMicro-Observation3 Activities|1 Assessment
Lesson FiveInterpreting a Bible Passage4 Activities|1 Assessment
Lesson SixApplying a Bible Passage3 Activities|1 Assessment
Course Wrap-UpCourse Completion1 Activity|1 Assessment
Overview and Objectives
In Lesson Three we learn how to gain the big picture of a Bible book. Before studying any Bible passage we do a macro-observation of the book where it is located to clarify the passage’s context.
When you complete this lesson, you should be able to do the following:
- Describe macro-observation and micro-observation and explain the difference between them.
- Name and explain each of the six observation questions.
- Explain why it is essential to do macro-observation before we do micro-observation.
- Do a macro-observation of any Bible book.
As you proceed through this lesson have the following question in mind.
According to the lesson, what can we learn from foundational truths?