OPEN IT 1. Name some of your favorite books or types of literature. Why do you like them? 2. Discuss the value of various books: (for ex., math, history, science, law, how-to, novels, biographies, etc.) EXPLORE IT 3. Describe the difference between “that song really inspires me” and “the Bible is inspired by God.” 4. How does whether the Bible is inspired or not affect its “usefulness’? 5. If the Bible wasn’t inspired, what would that say about our faith and hope? LIVE IT 6. Since the Bible is God’s Word and useful in so many ways, what should logically be our proper responses to it?