Infographic: 6 Counterproductive Approaches to "Studying the Bible"

This article is part of the Infographics series.

In Women of the Word: How to Study the Bible with Both Our Hearts and Our Minds, popular Bible study leader Jen Wilkin wants to help women go deeper in their study of Scripture than ever before.

But, sometimes, unhelpful habits prevent us from really digging into what God has to say to us in his Word.

The infographic below, drawn from chapter 2 of Jen's book, highlights 6 common—yet ultimately counterproductive—approaches to "studying the Bible" that we all struggle with from time to time.

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