Designed with groups in mind, the CSB Life Connections Study Bible includes thousands of questions and study helps for every single chapter of the Bible. In addition to chapter-by-chapter notes about key people, places, and events—this Bible guides you through the "Open-Consider-Apply" method for small group Bible study and personal reflection. The CSB Life Connections Study Bible is a revised and updated version of the bestselling Serendipity Study Bible which was the culmination of forty years of community building and ignited small group engagement across the country.
When we gather together around God's Word, big things happen. The Holy Spirit shapes us into a beautiful community where we can share our stories, care for each other, and help each other grow and be on mission. The features in this Bible for small groups were designed to support you at every step of the way.
- “Open” questions initiate discussion and reflection
- “Consider” questions focus on the details of the passage
- “Apply” questions encourage application to daily life
- “For Groups,” “For Worship,” and “Dig Deeper” questions promote further study, reflection, discussion, and application on select passages
- Study note commentary on every page
- 60 “life-focused” course study plans
- 16 topical course study plans making this an excellent small group study Bible
- Additional features include: two-color interior design, smyth-sewn binding, presentation page, single-column text, topical subheadings, black-letter text, 9-point type, textual footnotes, concordance, and full-color maps.
The CSB Life Connections Study Bible features the highly readable, highly reliable text of the Christian Standard Bible® (CSB). The CSB captures the Bible’s original meaning without sacrificing clarity, making it easier to engage with Scripture’s life-transforming message and to share it with others.