“And the people of Berea were more open-minded than those in Thessalonica, and they listened eagerly to Paul’s message. They searched the Scriptures day after day to see if Paul and Silas were teaching the truth.” Acts 17:11 NLT (emphasis mine)
2. listen eagerly
3. search the Scriptures
The problem comes when we only apply one or two of these steps. That’s when we find ourselves confused. That’s when we find ourselves lost. That’s when we find ourselves venturing down roads that lead straight into a brick wall.
Growth requires all three steps.
Linking up with Jen today over at Finding Heaven.