Christians Urged to Spend Regular, Significant Time in God’s Word

Bible-III-pdUSA (Mission Network News) When was the last time you picked up your Bible and spent time reading more than a couple of verses? If it’s been a while, you’re not alone.

Today, the average American adult’s attention span lasts for about 12 minutes. But, this isn’t a long enough time to really suck the marrow of life from Scripture’s bones. Chief Executive Officer at Biblica, Carl Moeller shares some insight.

”Christians, just like others in the culture, don’t read as much as they used to. And, this is a real crisis when we as evangelical Christians base our faith on the teachings of God’s Word,” Moeller explains.

“If we’re not reading God’s Word, it’s going to be very difficult for us to understand what He wants from us and how He wants us to live.”

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  • Grace Kim Kwon

    Yes, the Word of God alone brings truth and liberty to mankind. American Christians can get benefits by reading on American Christian heroes such as Frederick Douglass to remember how Americans obtained freedom and equality by reading the Holy Bible. There has been no other way for mankind to be free.

  • Guest✓ᵛᵉʳᶦᶠᶦᵉᵈ

    I don’t get how anyone can profess Christ and not read at least one chapter a day out of the Word of God, and not spend a significant amount of time in daily prayer.