Discover a small set of free, online study tools you can trust. Learn to use them in practice to go beyond a surface-level reading of the Bible.
See a word study done from start to finish. Learn to use dictionaries and instantly sift through the technical jargon and jump to what’s important.
Get a 5-step word study method that adjusts to you. Got 20 minutes to study? Good! Got 2 hours? Great! It's all about “doable depth” and insights.
"What I learned instantly shaved 3-4 hours off of my teaching preparation. I had no idea these tools even existed and that using them could be so simple."
This course works for anyone looking to feed their fascination with the Bible's words.
Take this self-study course online through your web browser.
"I've read through the Bible already. But using this process made me feel like I was reading it again for the first time. I've always wondered how to go deeper and now I know how. "
Get a clear explanation about what a “word study” is (and is not). Learn about the languages the Bible was originally written in and what difference that makes for word studies. Find out where the meaning of a word comes from with examples.
Learn about three types of word study resources: dictionaries, concordances, and commentaries. See what kinds of practical insights you can glean from each. Learn to use two trustworthy websites with many of these resources available for free.
Learn about the three most common mistakes made when doing word studies (and how to avoid them). Apply basic, but overlooked, principles about how language works to choose the right meaning, even when several other meanings exist.
Watch a word study on one of the New Testament's most challenging words. See the entire process completed with the same tools and five-step process presented in the course. Go from finding a word to study to applying insights to your life.
A 118-page, word-for-word transcription of the entire course. Easily reference definitions and procedures. Search the e-book for terms and Bible references whenever you want to review.
A simple, no-nonsense checklist to help you take what you've learned and turn that into a teaching. This works whether it's a lesson or a sermon. Craft something that's truly impactful for others.
A 269-page devotional guide with 52 of the Bible's most important words—one for each week of the year! Use the guide for your personal devotions, small groups, Sunday school lessons or sermons.
You can get lifetime, on-demand access to these courses for just a fraction of the cost of a typical conference with travel expenses.
How to Study the Bible with Word Studies
52 Word Studies Guide
The course has already launched and never ends! It's a completely self-paced online course, so you can decide when you start and finish.
You have unlimited, lifetime access to this course across any and all devices you own.
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