Friday, March 19, 2010

Seven Important Births

Seven Important Births

I'm always on the lookout for good ways to study or apply the truth of God's Word. Here's a unique, simple plan, especially good for new believers or seekers.

Dr. Gerard Van Groningen’s got a simple plan. He calls it the “Seven Important Births.”

Here’s what it looks like:

  • Birth of the universe and mankind. Read Genesis 1-2.
  • Rebirth of mankind with Noah. Read Genesis 6-9.
  • Birth of God’s people through Abraham. Read Genesis 11:29-25.
  • Birth of the people of Israel through Moses. Read Exodus 1-17.
  • Birth of David and his kingdom. Read 1 Samuel 16-31.
  • Birth of Christ. Read the books of Matthew and Luke.
  • Birth of the Church. Read all of Acts

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