THE CHRISTIAN MAN AND HIS BIBLE

THE CHRISTIAN MAN AND HIS BIBLE
Image result for christian man and bibleToday we want to look at the Christian man and his bible.
The bible is the book of books. It is not just an ordinary book. It is a book written by God using inspired men. It contains the
story of the origin of man and the story of where man will go to after this life.
• Read it daily
• Read it systematically
• Read it prayerfully
• Go to it for the answers to your all your problems
• Listen to it patiently
• Apply it teachings to your life.
WHEN YOU NEGLECT THE BIBLE
• You are doomed
• Your life shall not be well defined
• The devil will help you with a few passages quoted out of context to keep you blind
• Your family will lack direction
• Your eternal destiny is sealed.
WHEN YOU READ IT SPARINGLY
• You will embrace doctrinal errors without even knowing
• You can be easily deceived
• You can be held captive by the devil
WHEN YOU READ IT DISORDERLY
• You will be confused
• You will even think it is not inspired
• You will loose your spiritual bearing.
When a bible you bought 10 years ago is still looking clean, it is a signal that it is not being in constant use.
A young Christian packing his bag for a journey said to a friend, “I have nearly finished packing. All I have to put in are a
guidebook, a lamp, a mirror, a microscope, a telescope, a volume of fine poetry, a few biographies, a package of old letters, a
book of songs, a sword, a hammer, and a set of tools.” “But you cannot put all that into your bag,” objected the friend. “Oh, yes,”
said the Christian. “Here it is.” And he placed his Bible in the corner of the suitcase and closed the lid. -Anonymous
The Scriptures teach us the best way of living, the noblest way of suffering and the most comfortable way of dying. -Flavel
The highest earthly enjoyments are but a shadow of the joy I find I reading God’s word. -Grey
No one ever graduates from Bible study until he meets the Author face to face. -Harris
When you read God’s word, you must constantly be saying to yourself, ‘It is talking to me, and about me. -Kierkegaard
The Bible continues to be the best selling book; it is regarded as the most economical of all fire escapes. -Leader
The book to read is not the one which thinks for you, but the one which makes you think. No book in the world equals the Bible
for that. -McCosh
I know the Bible is inspired because it inspires me. -Moody
I read my Bible to know what people ought to do, and my newspaper to know what they are doing. -Newman
If all the neglected Bibles were dusted simultaneously, we would have a record dust storm and the sun would go into eclipse for
a whole week. -Nygren
In this one book are the two most interesting personalities in the whole world-God and you. The Bible is the story of God and
man, a love story in which you and I must write our own ending, our unfinished autobiography of the creature and the Creator. –
Oursler
The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose. -Shakespeare
What makes the difference is not how many times you have been through the Bible, but how many times and how thoroughly the
Bible has been through you. -Smith
The Bible is a harbor where I can drop down my anchor, feeling certain that it will hold. Here is a place where I can find sure
footing; and, by the grace of God, from this confidence I shall never be moved. -Spurgeon
Perhaps there is no book more neglected in these days than the Bible. I believe there are moldier Bibles in this world than there
are of any sort of neglected books. We have no book that is so much bought, and then so speedily laid aside and so little used, as
the Bible. -Spurgeon

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