Romans 12:8 New International Version if it is to encourage, then give encouragement; if it is giving, then give generously; if it is to lead, do it diligently; if it is to show mercy, do it cheerfully. King James Bible Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giveth, let him do it with simplicity; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that sheweth mercy, with cheerfulness.
Do you have a burning hunger to read God's Word, but don't know where to start? I've been there. I was a flipper - flipping pages but getting no where. Here are my thoughts about how to read the Bible, as well as some practical places you can begin today!