Category Archives for "Scripture Study Techniques"

scripture fractals
May 09

Scripture Fractal Patterns

Patterns in Scripture Last week while reading my scriptures I came across this verse in the Doctrine and Covenants where the Lord says he gives us patterns to follow in order that we may not be deceived. D&C 52:14. And again, I will give unto you a pattern in all things, that ye may not […]

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Woman listening to podcast at computer
May 02

How to use Scripture Notes with a Podcast or Video Commentary

Do you have a photographic memory? Maybe a stellar “mind palace” that you store everything in? Probably not. So how do you store all the cool things you learn about the scriptures? There’s no way you can record all your insights in the margins of paper scriptures. Some people use a separate paper journal or […]

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rights and privileges in scripture
Apr 04

Rights and Privileges in Scripture

Last week as I was studying Mosiah 3:8 for the experimental boggle webinar, I thought about the phrase “Son of God” in a different way. Being that Christ was the Son of God the Father, and heir to the throne, I thought that would give him certain rights and privileges. So I thought I would […]

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Scripture Study Techniques 13
Mar 21

Scripture Study Technique 13 – Hebrew & Greek Meanings

Here’s a technique for how to find different definitions of a word in the scriptures using Strong’s concordance. Often, there are multiple words that get translated the same way into English from Hebrew or Greek. Looking at the different ways the words are translated give additional meaning to understand the scriptures with.

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Meaning of names in the scriptures
Mar 14

Scripture Study Technique 12 – Meaning in Names

Have you ever heard someone say what a certain Biblical name means and been surprised at how the meaning of that name plays into the attributes or life mission of that individual? Have you ever wondered where they got that information and how you can find it as well? Here’s your answer in a short […]

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10x Your Scripture Study
Mar 09

10x Your Scripture Study

Want more out of your scripture study? Using Scripture Notes with a proper methodology for studying the scriptures will change the way you study and help you 10x your efforts. Watch this replay of our webinar where I share a method of how to approach studying the scriptures using Scripture Notes. You’ll be glad you […]

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Dec 14

The 3+ Levels of Topical Guide Study

Watch the New Topical Guide in Action The New Topical Guide in Scripture Notes Remember in April 2017 when President Russell M. Nelson issued a challenge to young adults to study all the topics in the Topical Guide on Jesus Christ? Did you feel daunted by that task? Just looking up those verses is a […]

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Storing Longer Quotes
Sep 27

How to Store Large Quotes with and without References

Last week I shared how to store questions in Scripture Notes in a few different ways. Today I want to show how to store large quotes that have scripture references in them. Storing large quotes with references This past week I was reading and found this statement by Hugh Nibley that I wanted to store. […]

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question and answer
Sep 20

3 Ways to Ask Questions in Scripture Notes

Asking questions is a key to getting revelation. Without asking, we can’t receive. John 16:24. Hitherto have ye asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full. While serving on my mission, I remember one night pondering what it meant to be endowed. I had only been able […]

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