A handbook offering step-by-step instruction and encouragement for those who desire to teach the Bible with effectiveness and joy. People who have used this book call it an essential guide for Bible study and small group leaders.
Author Beverly Van Kampen interviewed many of the leading, master-level Bible study teachers for this book. Their comments and guidance is provided throughout the text. The book has also been endorsed by some of the top theologians and teachers. People such as Dr. Leonard Sweet of Drew University, George Fox University and Dr. Edwin W. Lutzer of The Moody Church.
The Bible Study Teacher’s Guide combines the wisdom of experienced master teachers along with solid advice for teachers at all levels and contexts. Information that, until now, was not available in a single volume.
This book is concise and to the point allowing the reader to easily find helpful insights and advice quickly. There is also a one-on-one mentoring guide for those who want to stay involved with those seeking long-term guidance.
There are many committed Christians who have been asked to lead a Bible study or teach a Christian education class who would like to say “yes” but they feel inadequate to the task. The Bible Study Teacher’s Guide will give every serious Bible teacher the tools he or she needs to prepare meaningful lessons and present them with effectiveness. In addition, tips are given on public speaking techniques, Bible study resources, one-on-one mentoring, and leading lively discussions. This book is a resource for the first-time teacher and for the seasoned professional who just needs some reminders, refinement, or updating of his or her approach to the materials and the class. So, dig in. With The Bible Study Teacher’s Guide, a Bible, and a willing heart, you will have everything you need to lead people to understand God’s message at a level that can (and will!) transform their lives.
People Who Will Benefit From This Book:
Bible Study Teachers
Small Group Leaders
Pastors and Church Leaders
Aspiring Bible Study Teachers