Bible Study Methods | The Woodlands Methodist Church

Bible Study Methods

Sunday at 12:30 PM

Looking to learn tested techniques for a more in-depth study of the Bible? Join Dave Blanchard for the Bible Study Methods class to gain a more nuanced and complete understanding of God's word.

Group Details

Sundays at 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. | April 16 - May 7 | Room B200

This class will focus on exploring Scripture, listening, learning context, and discussing in class each week. Whether you are just getting started studying the Bible or have been studying the Bible for years, this class will deepen and grow your study skills.

Classes will be held from 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. and will include an optional lunch each week for a fee of $32 each session.

The Basics (April 16 - May 7)
Week 1 - Overview of IBS (circular study, context, methodology)
Week 2 - Genre, author, intended audience
Week 3 - Big to Small, Observation, Interpretation, Application
Week 4 - Pericope, section, book, author, testament, cannon, extra-cannonical

About our teacher: Dave Blanchard has been a member of The Woodlands Methodist Church for more than 15 years. During that time he has served on the Music Ministry staff and has taught in a variety of  Sunday morning Connect Classes and confirmation classes. Dave graduated with a Masters in Divinity from Asbury Theological Seminary in May of 2021. He is a public school music teacher, is married and has three boys ages 7, 15 and 19. 

Part 1: The Basics (April 16 - May 7)

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