Full text of Zac Poonen’s teaching on the Book of Genesis (Part 1) which is part of the popular series called Through The Bible.
Quotable Quote(s) from This Study:
“It’s your heart condition that determines whether you understand Scripture, not your head intelligence. It’s hidden from the clever and the intelligent.”
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Zac Poonen – Bible Teacher
We are going to begin by looking at a verse in 2 Timothy chapter 3, because we want to understand why God has given us His Word.
You know, it is possible to study the Bible for the wrong reasons, and I think a lot of Christians do. Now we need to study the Scriptures and approach the Scriptures for the same reason with which God gave it. And that’s described in 2 Timothy 3 verse 16 and 17, it says:
2 Timothy 3:16-17:
“All Scripture is inspired by God…” God is the one who breathed His breath into this book, just like He breathed into Adam. If God had not breathed into Adam, he would have been just a pile of dust. And any book into which God has not breathed is just a pile of dust. God breathed into this.
“And it’s been given to us for teaching…” to show us the right path;