"But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves." James 1:22
Apply. Re-read again today, but don’t mark anything. Instead, make a list of application questions. Application questions are those that will lead you to become more like Christ as you apply the answers in your own life.
Some sample questions to ask when looking at Scripture or a Bible lesson are:
- Is there a sin I need to confess?
- Is there a promise of God that I can claim?
- Is there an attitude I need to change?
- Are there instructions I need to follow?
- Is there an example I need to follow?
- Is there a prayer I can apply?
You'll be able to generate additional questions for application from your lesson this week.
"And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable men who will also be qualified to teach others." 2 Timothy 2:2
A little less conversation. Now that you've spent a whole week learning and applying what God has taught you through a message or lesson and talking about it with others, set about to intentionally model what you have learned in your own life.
The best way you can instill what God has revealed to you into your own life and to others is to model it. “Flesh it out” in your own life through what you say, how you act, what you choose to do or not to do.
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