Want to get to grips with the bible but not sure how. Here are 50 different ways to do it.

1) Read a paper bible – 4 chapters a day – once through a year

2) Read a paper bible – one chapter a day – read it a number of times

3) Read a paper bible – chronologically

4) Read a paper bible – follow a plan

5) Read a digital bible – 4 chapters a day – once through a year

6) Read a digital bible – one chapter a day – read it a number of times

7) Read a digital bible – chronologically

8) Read a digital bible – follow a plan

9) Bible in a Year app

10) You Version App reading plan

11) Set pop-ups from your app – e.g. verse for the day

12) Sing the bible – written music e.g. metrical psalms

13) Sing the bible – make it up

14) Social media – Facebook – follow Bible Quotes

15) Social media – Twitter – follow Daily Bible Verse

16) Instagram – follow daily_bibleverses

17) Snapchat – add godlyquotes

18) Lectio Divina – read and put yourself in the story

19) Meditation on one verse

20) Read standing up

21) Read walking

22) Read sitting down

23) Listen to the bible being read – in the car

24) Listen to the bible being read – YouVersion

25) Watch videos of the bible being read

26) Watch videos of the bible being acted – e.g. The Bible on Netflix or The Bible Project

27) Read the bible in other languages – to learn the bible and another language

28) Paint or draw the verses you are reading – paint the story – or paint what they are saying to you

29) Act out a bible story alone

30) Act out a bible story with others – e.g. Open the Book

31) Think of a verse when doing tasks – e.g. brushing your teeth

32) Read the bible out loud

33) Read to someone else

34) Have someone else read to you

35) Read together in a group

36) Listen to sermons that contain bible quotes and stories

37) Set the home screen on your phone with a bible verse

38) Fall asleep repeating a verse

39) Use Bible notes – e.g. Daily Bread or Every Day with Jesus

40) Read commentaries on bible books – e.g. Bible Speaks Today series

41) Memorise a verse

42) Memorise a whole book

43) Listen to the bible being sung – videos online

44) Put up the bible on the wall – fridge, desk

45) Look at paintings/drawings/photos of bible stories

46) Read dramatisations of bible stories

47) Watch films based on bible stories – e.g. the Ten Commandments

48) Bible colouring

49) Reading graphic novels or picture books of the bible

50) Get a calendar with bible verses

 

Most important: Pray – ask God to speak