Hey guys! Here are the graphics I mentioned in my sermon tonight:
The last one is my favorite, but they are all pretty interesting. They are an easy way to help you determine where a book is located and what genre it is.
Remember, context is king! Pay attention to the book context, the prior context, and the immediate context. When you run into trouble, 1) re-read it, 2) pray, and 3) ask for help. Here are some books that should help you:
The Essence of the OT – http://www.amazon.com/Essence-Old-Testament-ebook/dp/B00ANXWMTG/ref=sr_1_1_bnp_1_kin?ie=UTF8&qid=1377740642&sr=8-1&keywords=the+essence+of+the+old+testament+a+survey
The Essence of the NT – http://www.amazon.com/Essence-New-Testament-ebook/dp/B008J199H2/ref=sr_1_1_bnp_1_kin?ie=UTF8&qid=1377740676&sr=8-1&keywords=the+essence+of+the+new+testament+a+survey
A Popular Survey of the Old Testament – http://www.amazon.com/Popular-Survey-Old-Testament-ebook/dp/B0038636EU/ref=sr_1_1_bnp_1_kin?ie=UTF8&qid=1377740712&sr=8-1&keywords=a+popular+survey+of+the+old+testament
A Popular Survey of the New Testament – http://www.amazon.com/Popular-Survey-New-Testament-A/dp/0801012996/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1377740712&sr=8-2&keywords=a+popular+survey+of+the+old+testament
An Introduction to the Old Testament – http://www.amazon.com/Introduction-Old-Testament-Second-ebook/dp/B000SEL1FQ/ref=sr_1_1_bnp_1_kin?ie=UTF8&qid=1377740771&sr=8-1&keywords=an+introduction+to+the+old+testament
An Introduction to the New Testament – http://www.amazon.com/Introduction-New-Testament-ebook/dp/B000S1LWQM/ref=sr_1_1_bnp_1_kin?ie=UTF8&qid=1377740793&sr=8-1&keywords=an+introduction+to+the+new+testament
Warren Wiersbe’s BE Commentaries – http://www.amazon.com/Bible-Exposition-Commentary-Set-Volumes/dp/0896936597/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1377740819&sr=8-2&keywords=the+bible+exposition+commentary+by+warren+w.+wiersbe
Believer’s Bible Commentary – http://www.amazon.com/Believers-Bible-Commentary-ebook/dp/B00B7S6BWK/ref=sr_1_1_bnp_1_kin?ie=UTF8&qid=1377740885&sr=8-1&keywords=believer%27s+bible+commentary
Holman OT and NT Commentaries – They have all the books in the Bible. You can buy one for whichever book you are studying. Max Anders is the editor.
I hope these help. Next week we will walk through a couple passages using online and app-based Bible study tools. I will post the websites and apps on here after the service next Wednesday. Hope this helps! Love you, Crossway Students!