Do you yearn for life-giving, intimate communion with God? Develop a variety of practices and habits to help you know the power and spiritual nourishment of abiding in Christ through the Word. Scripture engagement is a way of hearing and reading the Bible with an awareness that it is in the Scriptures that we primarily meet God. It is a marinating, mulling over, reflecting, dwelling on, or a pondering of the Scriptures, resulting in a “transformative engagement” with God, an allowing of God to form us through His Word.
Four types of Scripture engagement practices help you deepen your understanding and experience of God's Word: