Beloved Bible teacher Kay Arthur’s inductive study method has helped millions of people discover the truth of God’s Word for themselves. This bestselling and dynamic guide, written with David Arthur and Pete De Lacy, invites readers of all levels of Bible literacy and learning to dive deeper into God’s promises.
Now you can cultivate the inductive skills of observation, interpretation, and application and become an active participant in God’s Word. In 15 easy-to-understand chapters, the authors present a systematic approach that includes key words, context studies, comparison and contrasts, topical studies, and more.
This life-changing way of understanding and exploring Scripture reveals the Bible’s message and helps you live boldly and confidently in God’s truths.
“Inductive Bible study draws you into personal interaction with the Scripture and thus with the God of the Scriptures so that your beliefs are based on a prayerful understanding and legitimate interpretation of Scripture—truth that transforms you when you live by it.” (source)
“Observation answers the question: What does the passage say?” (source)
“Inductive Bible study uses the Bible itself as the primary source of information about the Bible.” (source)
“Accurate interpretation and correct application rest on the accuracy of your observations.” (source)
“Therefore, our primary goal—our driving passion—should be to know truth and then adjust our beliefs and our lives accordingly.” (source)
Kay Arthur is a four-time Gold Medallion award-winning author, member of NRB Hall of Fame, and beloved international Bible teacher. She and her husband, Jack, cofounded Precept Ministries International to teach people how to discover truth through inductive study. Precept provides teaching and training through study books, TV and radio programs, the Internet, and conferences in over 180 countries and 70 languages.
David Arthur, chief executive officer of Precept Ministries International, came to Precept after serving as vice president of Generous Giving, where he directed communications and publications. He also served several years as a pastor in the Presbyterian Church of America and Associated Reformed Presbyterian denominations. David has contributed to several Precept publications and teaches on “Precept Upon Precept” videos.
Pete De Lacy, executive vice president of published products for Precept Ministries International, is also the author of many studies in the New Inductive Study Series and a contributor to The New Inductive Study Bible and Discover the Bible for Yourself. Pete is also a featured teacher on many “Precept Upon Precept” videos.