Making Time to Study God's Word
As summer winds down, it's time to gear up for the fall. With new routines, commitments, and plans filling the calendar, one of the most important things you can schedule is consistent time in the Bible. How will you prioritize God's Word this fall?
Whether you're looking to study on your own or in a fall Bible study gathering, and whether you've been reading the Bible for decades or are just starting out, below you will find some great resources to help you grow in your understanding and application of Scripture.
Bible Study Resources
Women of the Word
Written by popular Bible teacher Jen Wilkin, this book will equip you to read the Bible on your own in such a way that it trains your mind and transforms your heart. This is a perfect foundation for anyone studying the Bible.
ESV Women's Devotional Bible
With contributions from professors, musicians, authors, homemakers, and more, this Bible features devotions, book introductions, articles, and other material throughout the text designed to help you pursue a deeper, transformational understanding of Scripture as you read it through.
ESV Study Bible
For those looking for a more serious study tool, the ESV Study Bible contains a wealth of study notes, articles, maps, and charts from a team of leading Bible scholars to help you go deeper with God's Word. This resource strengthens both personal study time and group discussions.
The Promised One
Perfect for a group, this ten-week study by Bible teacher Nancy Guthrie helps readers understand the book of Genesis through a christological, redemptive-historical lens. Each lesson includes personal study questions, a teaching chapter, and a leader's guide. A companion DVD is also available.
Knowing the Bible
In 12 weeks, these study guides lead you through books of the Bible to help you see the message of God's grace on every page, connect it to the overarching story of Scripture, and apply it to your life. These short, accessible studies include reflection questions and space for writing.
For just $2.99 per month, access a host of valuable Bible study resources on ESV.org via the basic subscription plan, including the ESV Study Bible, the Knowing the Bible study series, the ESV Gospel Transformation Bible, and the ESV Women's Devotional Bible. For just $3.99 per month, subscribe to our basic + commentaries plan and get additional access to the entire Preaching the Word commentary series.