Is it okay to make notes in the Bible?

Can you take notes in your Bible?

This ‘adding to God’s word’ refers to making the word of God say something He hasn’t intended, in other words twisting the word of God. When you write notes in your Bible it’s quite the opposite. Writing notes is a way to record your understanding of what you’ve read, and learned from it.

What are the benefits of making notes?

Making notes helps you to:

  • stay active and engaged during your lectures, reading and revision.
  • understand what you are learning and clarify your thinking.
  • be selective and identify key ideas.
  • remember the material.
  • organise your ideas and make connections.
  • plan and structure written assignments.

How do I study the Bible?

S.O.A.P. Study of the Bible

  1. Scripture: Write the verse in your journal.
  2. Observation: Write down observations about the Scripture.
  3. Application: How can you apply what you observed in your life?
  4. Prayer: Write out a prayer to God based on what you just learned and ask Him to give you opportunities to live out this truth.

Where should I start in the Bible?

Tip: Over the years, I’ve found that the best place in the Bible to start reading for many people is either the book of Genesis or the book of Mark. Genesis is the first book of the Old Testament and the first book of the Bible.

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What is journaling bible?

A journaling bible is a diary that has wide margins on the sides so that you can freely jot down notes as you get inspired while reading the word.

What is a Rainbow Study bible?

The CSB Rainbow Study Bible features a unique color-coding system that allows readers to quickly and easily identify twelve major themes of Scripture throughout the biblical text: salvation, God, family, love, history, prophecy, evil, sin, commandments, discipleship, outreach, and faith.

Do gel highlighters bleed through bible pages?

The advantage of having a gel highlighter pen is it lasts very long. You don’t have to strike it hard to highlight your favorite bible passages. Just pick the right color, and you can both make some lines and shades with just one type of pen. You don’t have to worry about smears and inks bleeding through pages.