“Scripture Alone.” The Bible alone is the Word of God. It contains everything one needs for salvation and godly living (2 Peter 1:3-4, 20).
CORRELATIVE AND SUPPLEMENTAL BIBLE VERSES
- John 17:17
- John 5:36ff
- 2 Timothy 3:16
- Hebrews 4:12
- Luke 24:44; 24:27
- Ed Marcelle said that the Bible is meant to be a gateway to Jesus Christ (John 5:36ff). How have you experienced that? How have you used the Bible for a good, but not best purpose? What can you do to help ensure you use it properly?
- Read 2 Peter 1:16-21. Peter witnessed the Transfiguration, but states that Scripture is a better confirmation of the truth. Are there other examples in Scripture that prove experience is inferior to the written Word? What are some of the reasons Scripture is more reliable than experiences?
- The Bible changes us (Hebrews 4:12; John 17:17), but it takes time. What are some of the ways the Bible has changed you? What ways are you asking the Lord to make you more like his Son?