This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Community Reviews. Showing Rating details. Sort order. May 01, Trace rated it it was amazing Shelves: booklist , booklist , my-faith.
March 21, - this was my second read-through. I still give it 5 stars. Full disclosure: It is written for an audience that is a different Christian denomination than I.
What didn't apply, or what I couldn't adapt, I just skipped but there was remarkably very little that I had to skip. I will add this to my to-read list for next year as well. May review: Despite the fact that this book is geared towards Christians of a different denomination, I found this to be one of the best books on sc March 21, - this was my second read-through. May review: Despite the fact that this book is geared towards Christians of a different denomination, I found this to be one of the best books on scripture study that I've ever read.
Learned a lot of new-to-me techniques. I'm not of the LDS faith, but I have found that they are very intentional in their bible study and therefore I'm not surprised that they have wonderful study tools such as this book. Nov 19, Hannah marked it as to-read Shelves: improvement. This particular download hasn't worked for me yet, but the other seven did.
As a part of his doctoral studies, John Hilton III is "studying what happens when books are made available for free.
Several of the books are ones you might be interested in. The books are: 1. Women at the Well by Richard and Jeni Holzapfel. Digging Deeper by Robert Eaton. Saving Kristen by Jack Weyland. The Hidden Path by C. I recommend that you go download them all and save them for future reference as they will only be available online for free for a short time. Feb 13, Stacey rated it liked it. I bought this book on a sale rack for very cheap; it is geared toward teens but had good insight to studying the scriptures.
I mostly skimmed the book looking for ways to spice up our family scripture study and the author had some good ideas to use individually and collectively. Now the trick is to actually implement some of the things I learned as well as to encourage my teenager to read the book. Aug 20, Teri rated it really liked it Shelves: , church-religion. This book is directed at the youth, but I found it just as applicable to adults.
It is more of a workbook for enriching scripture study with various tools you can use and challenges to do so at the end of each chapter. I read it through to get a general idea and am excited to go back and read again and apply the principles. My husband and I decided to use it for Family Home Evening.
Jul 12, Shanda rated it really liked it Shelves: for-review , books-i-own , religious-nonfiction. I took it a chapter at a time and took notes so it took me a while to get through it, but that's the whole point! A book to OWN, especially if you have seminary age children. Feb 21, Danette rated it really liked it. This book has been really helpful.
Some of the ideas are good reminders and some are new ways to study. I hope to get my family to read this to help them with their scripture study. Woe unto you that laugh now! For with the same measure that ye mete withal it shall be measured to you again. Thou hypocrite, cast out first the beam out of thine own eye, and then shalt thou see clearly to pull out the mote that is in thy brother's eye.
For of thorns men do not gather figs, nor of a bramble bush gather they grapes. Public Domain. You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus.
Learn more. Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. You can cancel anytime during the trial period. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate, click the button below. To manage your subscription, visit your Bible Gateway account settings. Upgrade, and get the most out of your new account. We feel denied because we do not have a nice car, or a bigger home, or another suit in the closet.
We can be fooled into thinking we are suffering because we do not see the desired bottom line in the bank account. Those are desires, and even though they may run deep at times, you are going to be alright if you never get them. I am talking about the body being so consumed with sickness that the doctors cannot prescribe the right medication of perform the right procedure.
I am speaking of the mind being so disturbed that the psychologist cannot give the right therapy. I am thinking of the problems being so terrible and so many, that the preacher cannot give the right words of counsel, and so we cry out and plead for the mercy of God. This next phrase in Matthew 15 has to be one of the most painful that we ever experience. He answered not a word.
If you are both on non-speaking terms it is a little easier to swallow. Have you had those periods in your life when you spent time in prayer but you got off your knees and felt as though the heavens had turned to brass? Like there was no open line of communication? I am about to lose my job and you pray. I am about to see my family torn apart, and you pray. Or you are on the verge of losing the love of your life to death, and you pray to God.
And you hear not a word. This is a true statement—When you do not hear a word, you do not know where you stand. Consider the words of the disciples—make her go away, she is bothering us. You are trying to bet help form Jesus, but someone is trying to discourage you from asking. These are the same disciples that asked Jesus to send the multitude away because there was not enough food. These are the same men who stayed in the boat and watched Peter step out on faith.
But she kept on asking, and kept on asking. Jesus said.
Editorial Reviews. Review. Please Pass the Scriptures a great scripture study resource, October 10, By DaveI read Please Pass the Scriptures and. Please Pass the Scriptures [John Hilton III] on lirodisa.tk *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Teenagers, young adults, and even adults will find nuggets of.
Matthew But he answered and said, It is not meet to take the children's bread, and to cast it to dogs. We are seeing a difference between the Jew and the Gentile. Not that the Gentile was to be denied the mercy of God, but the time that Jesus was on the earth was focused toward the Jew, but He was able to be a light for the Gentiles.
Create or log in to your Bible Gateway account. Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your free trial. They sent also to the king of Moab, and he refused. I figure that an 8-year old can gain from this along with a year-old Bishop. Heroes from the Book of Mormon Various. This is a great book! They finally get to thinking, we need to do something, because we are going to die.