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The Habit of Reading The Bible Daily

When I was 14 years old I took an elective class at my Christian School called New Testament Survey. In this class you read through the New Testament while learning more about the history, the writers, and backgrounds of the time in which each book was written, etc.  When I finished that class I figured since I had read through the New Testament I might as well continue and read the Old Testament as well. (Mind you, I did not take Old Testament Survey because I thought that class would take forever!) As a result of this I got in the habit of daily Bible reading. That habit has continued to this day, 23 years later. Isaiah 55:11 ESV “so shall My Word that goes out from My mouth; It shall not return to Me empty, But it shall accomplish that which I purpose And shall succeed in the thing for which I sent it.” I call it a habit because it has proven to be just that. A well-ingrained habit in my daily life. I will dig deeper into this and let you know how things have eb