Appendix 5: Reflection QuestionsRelated Media
Writing is one of the best ways to learn. In class, we take notes and write papers, and these methods are used to help us learn and retain the material. The same is true with the Word of God. Obviously, all of the authors of Scripture were writers. This helped them better learn the Scriptures and also enabled them to more effectively teach it. In studying God’s Word with the Bible Teacher’s Guide, take time to write so you can similarly grow both in your learning and teaching.
1. How would you summarize the main points of the text/chapter? Write a brief summary.
2. What stood out to you most in the reading? Did any of the contents trigger any memories or experiences? If so, please share them.
3. What follow–up questions did you have about the reading? What parts did you not fully agree with?
4. What applications did you take from the reading, and how do you plan to implement them into your life?
5. Write several commitment statements in this format: As a result of my time studying God’s Word, I will . . .
6. What are some practical ways to pray as a result of studying the text? Spend some time ministering to the Lord through prayer.