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Life of Faith

A God-Led Conversation

Practical principles for meaningful Bible study

By Marshall McKenzie

When I first met Jesus as a teenager, my Christian experience was thrilling! I loved reading my Bible. But unfortunately, in time I began listening more to others’ opinions on the Bible instead of deepening my faith through personal Bible study. Listening to human opinions only led me to confusion.

Finally, I reached the point where all true Bible study begins. “God, I want to hear from You!” I prayed.

When I started praying to hear God’s voice, He began teaching me principles of Bible study that have made His Word to truly become “the Word of Life” to me. See 1 John 1:1.

One of the most important things God taught me is that He wants us to understand His thoughts. His desire to converse with us is far greater than our desire to talk with Him. “Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and

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About the author

Marshall McKenzie has spent 20 years in full-time ministry serving as a missionary, pastor, public evangelist, and in Christian publishing. He is passionate about helping people understand God’s thoughts and ways through systematic Bible study. Marshall and his wife Rosemary have three children.