1. Context: This answers the questions of:
a. Who, What, When, Where, and Why
b. Historical Context
c. Biblical Context
i. Story of the Bible
ii. Book of the Bible
iii. Chapter of the book
iv. Passage of the chapter
v. Verse of the passage
2. Truth: We want to pull out the main truth of what is being discussed and make sure that it is clearly understood and communicated.
3. Application: this is how we show people to live out the truth
a. Give illustrations: show how this has been lived out in other people’s lives.
b. Ask questions: questions that we know the answer to
c. Challenge: ask for convictionAsk for responses: give actions