Can you grasp why making the choice to spend time with God in His Word is so important? Getting into the Bible and having a quiet time alone with God causes you to grow-to grow in the knowledge of Him, which then helps you grow in making better choices and becoming more like Jesus. How does this happen? It’s an inside job! The Bible actually changes your heart.
So what can you do to make sure you don’t miss out on the miracle of a spiritual makeover every single day? Here are a few steps you can take to help you keep growing in your love for God’s Word and your understanding of the Bible. Every time you take these steps, you are making the choice to make time with God a priority—your Number One priority!
Read it. I could add, just read it. Start anywhere. The only wrong way to read the Bible is not to read it.
Study it. This is yet another way to dig deeper into your Bible.
Desire it. You already know from daily first-hand experience the importance of physical food. Well, you need to view the spiritual food of the Bible as having that same importance…only greater! As Job declared, “I have treasured the words of His mouth [God’s teaching] more than my daily bread” (Job 23:12).