Category Archives: Bible Study Outlines (BSO)

BSO: Witnesses Against Worry

(“BSO” stands for Bible study outline.  For an explanation of what I mean by that, see here.) Consider these four New Testament voices (of course, the second, third, and fourth are all echoes of the first) and how firm and united … Continue reading

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BSO: Understanding the will of God by its alternative

(“BSO” stands for Bible study outline.  For an explanation of what I mean by that, see here.) We are helped in discerning the will of God by recognizing that it is often not what we personally would desire to do.  Ponder … Continue reading

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BSO: Authoritative Teaching from Jesus

(“BSO” stands for Bible study outline.  For an explanation of what I mean by that, see here.) Do you recognize the same two ideas present in each of these five verses? Matthew 7:29 Mark 6:34 John 13:13 Acts 13:12 2 John 1:9 … Continue reading

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BSO: What sort of people hear Jesus?

(“BSO” stands for Bible study outline.  For an explanation of what I mean by that, see here.) Both of these statements were made by Jesus.  Think about what they together say about those who hear His voice. John 10:27  –  “My … Continue reading

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BSO: The Light of Knowledge

(“BSO” stands for Bible study outline.  For an explanation of what I mean by that, see here.) Let each of these verses be commentary on the other two. John 8:12 Psalm 27:1 2 Corinthians 4:6

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BSO: From Flesh to Spirit, From Outward to Inward, From Ethnicity to Spirituality

(“BSO” stands for Bible study outline.  For an explanation of what I mean by that, see here.) Consider these four passages.  The first three are teachings from Jesus; the fourth is from Paul.  Note that even though the various passages use different terms, they are … Continue reading

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BSO: Meditation Times

(“BSO” stands for Bible study outline.  For an explanation of what I mean by that, see here.) During which times of the day should we meditate on the law of the Lord?  (The “law of the Lord” is, course, love – … Continue reading

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BSO: Definitions and Paraphrases for Love

(“BSO” stands for Bible study outline.  For an explanation of what I mean by that, see here.) Consider these verses as definitions or paraphrases for the verb “to love.” John 15:13 Romans 13:10 1 Corinthians 10:24 1 Corinthians 13:4-7 To what … Continue reading

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BSO: Jesus as the Exclusive Spokesman for God

(“BSO” stands for Bible study outline.  For an explanation of what I mean by that, see here.) Consider Jesus as the mouth of God.  He is God’s ultimate spokesman.  This is because, of course, God was in Christ…reconciling the world to … Continue reading

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BSO: Life Among Lions

(“BSO” stands for Bible study outline.  For an explanation of what I mean by that, see  here.) Read and meditate on each of these passages.  One thing they all have in common is a reference to “lions.”  See what the … Continue reading

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