Verse for study
Copy the verse from one or more versions of the Bible
Write out in your own words what the verse says—what it commands, teaches, warns of, or promises.
Look at the verses immediately preceding and following the verse. These are known as the context of the verse. First record the thoughts added by verses preceding your study verse. Then add the thoughts added by the verses following the study verse.
Record the questions the verse raises in your mind, or the problems you think it might pose for yourself or someone else.
Describe one way you can change your attitudes or actions because of the teaching of this verse
Adapted from The Navigator Bible Studies Handbook, 1974.