- What is Open?
Open is an online tool meant to help you go through the entire Bible. While it will not take you into every verse in every book of the Bible, it does include 50 sessions that walk you through the whole biblical story from Genesis to Revelation.
Each session includes a scripture passage, a teaching in audio or text format, and 5 discussion questions.
- Why does Open end each session with discussion questions?
We designed Open to be used in community. You can go through it on your own, but you’ll want to grab a friend If you want to get the most out of Open.
- How long does it take to complete Open?
Open has 50 sessions. Each session takes about 45-60 minutes. The great thing about Open is that you can do these at your own pace. You can go through them in 50 days, 50 weeks, or even 50 months.
- Do I need to have prior knowledge of the Bible before I start?
No. We designed Open to be helpful for anyone interested in the Bible. You can go through it if you have never read the Bible before, or even if you have read it hundreds of times.
- Is Open just for those are new to the Bible?
No. Open is a great resource for the person who is very familiar with Bible. The 50 sessions will strengthen your understanding of the Bible story, and increase your love for Jesus Christ.
- I’m worried I don’t know enough about the Bible. Can I still take someone through Open?
Yes! We created this tool in order to equip everyday people to walk through the Bible. You do not need to be a seminary student or a pastor to use Open.
- What do I do after I finish Open?
Continue to read the Bible. Perhaps start by re-reading some books of the bible that were intriguing to you.
If you aren’t already, we encourage you to get involved in a church community.
Lastly, consider going through Open a second time—and this time with someone new.