a: who the writer is addressing

b: what the issues are

Example:

I Cor 6:9 (Read in isolation)

I Cor 6:1-11(Read in context)


  1. Topical Study

This is a study that is based on topics. Example of topical study is a study on the subject of prosperity; a study on faith etc.

Example: Heb 11:1


  1. Word Study

In studying the scriptures, it is important that you have clear understanding of the words, their actual meanings and synonyms as applicable to the context of the writing.

Word study extends to the study of the Greek and Hebrew meaning of words from which the present day scriptures where translated.


  1. Personality Study – Rom 15:4

In studying the scriptures, it is important that you study the different personalities that are presented to us as examples


  1. Ages and seasons – I Chr 12:32; Dan 9:2

For a more comprehensive understanding of the operations of God and how he functioned with a particular people at any particular time it is important that one understands God’s operation at such times and what to expect at such times.


  1. Consistency with the whole body of truth – John 16:13

The ‘body of truth‘is that understanding of gospel (as received on the basis of an understanding of the ‘Word of God’)

 

 

David graduated from Nottingham Trent University in the Year 2000, attaining a Bachelors of Science Degree with Honours in

Building Conservation Management. He holds the position of the Chair for the Nottingham/Derby Region for the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).
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David A Morrison Snr. Is the Senior Pastor of the Word-Life Centre in Birmingham.Pastor David received a vision from God to start a church in the heart of Birmingham.Since January 2004, plans have been submitted to the Council to convert a warehouse into The Word-Life Centre.

David graduated from Nottingham Trent University in the Year 2000, attaining a Bachelors of Science Degree with Honours in Building Conservation Management.He holds the position of the Chair for the Nottingham/Derby Region for the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).