“How do I motivate myself to fall in love with God’s Word? And how to I inspire other believers to do the same?”
These are the questions that have been swirling around in my brain lately. Because I’m realizing a few things:
I don’t wake up with a passion for studying Scripture. Sure, I dutifully sit down most mornings for Bible study, and by the time I’m done, I’ve learned so much and am very grateful that I jumped in even though I didn’t wake up hungering for God’s Word. But how do I motivate myself to desire Bible study before I begin? And how do I encourage others to experience the same?
When I was talking with a friend about this very issue, she gently reminded me, “We need to spur on one another to love and good works.” (Don’t you just love how Scripture answers all of our questions like that? I do!)
So, how do we go about spurring on one another to those good works? After studying for a bit, I’ve found at least 4 ways to do just that.Read More