The Busy Moms Guide to Bible Study by Lisa Whelchel
Bible Study for Busy Moms
Get the book! Do you have trouble even getting a shower , let alone finding the time to read your Bible? This month-long series of posts is for you! This is just an opportunity to do whatever you can manage. Is the bathroom the one place where you get a few minutes of peace and quiet?
Moms, our days are busy, and before we know it our heads are hitting the pillow, and we realize we haven't spent any time in God's Word. Daily reading of our Bible is essential, but we also need to take the time to study God's Word. We need to make time to study more in-depth and get a better understanding of the context and meaning of the text. God's Word is the source of truth that everything else in our lives needs to be based on — it is foundational to everything! The Bible is the only source of power that can sustain us in our Christian walk.
I sit at my kitchen table, sipping a mug of coffee and smiling as the sun glints across my immaculate countertops. The only sounds I hear are the chirping birds outside my window and the flipping pages of my Bible. I breathe deeply and settle in for my daily devotions with God. I usually start my day to the sound of a toddler belting out "Mommy! Increasingly I recognize that I need to be more purposeful about my devotions.