Episode Summary:

Do you ever get in a rut with your Bible study? Have you ever wondered “how can I make my Bible study more creative?” Or perhaps, “what’s the most effective way to study the Bible for me?” You won’t want to miss this week’s episode. My friend Pam Farrel and I will talk about how to make our Bible study time more creative! By the time the podcast is over, you’ll want to grab a copy of one of her Bible studies so you can start reaping the benefits!

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Quotables from the Episode:

  • Creative Bible study helped me memorize scripture better.
  • You can’t think of your problems while you’re in the midst of being creative.
  • Creative Bible study slowed me down to help me pause to ponder God’s word.
  • The most effective way to study the Bible is whatever method gets you engaged and consistent.
  • Hope is waiting expectantly for God to show up and show off for your good and for His glory.
  • The good news is the gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • Good=beautiful, best, bountiful, and blessed


Scripture References:

  • John 8:31-32 “If you abide in my word, you are truly my disciples, you will know the truth and the truth will set you free.”
  • John 10:10 AMP “…I [Jesus] came that they may have and enjoy life, and have it in abundance [to the full, till it overflows]”


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Bill and Pam Farrel, authorsPam Farrel is an international speaker, author of 57 books including bestselling “Men Are Like Waffles, Women Are Like Spaghetti” translated into over 15 languages. Her newest creative bible study, co-authored with Jean E Jones and Karla Dornacher, is Discovering Good News In John: A Creative Bible Devotional Study Experience , an Amazon #1 bestseller.

Pam and her husband, Bill, together run Love-Wise, and Proverbs 19:8 ministries to equip, enrich and encourage people in their most vital relationships. Pam’s favorite role is being Mom to 3 sons, 3 daughter-in-love’s and Nana to her 5 grands and two new grand babies soon to arrive. Pam and Bill make their home on a live aboard boat docked in Southern California so she also loves biking, a beach walk, kayaking or a paddleboard adventure.

Hosted By: Dr. Michelle Bengtson
Audio Technical Support: Bryce Bengtson


If you’ve ever been in a rut with your Bible study or have wondered how to make your Bible study more creative, you won’t want to miss this podcast episode! My friend Pam Farrel and I talk about how to make our Bible study time more creative! Not only does it help you memorize scripture, but the benefits to your mental health will surprise you. Click through to tune in!