“Do you have any tips on things that might be helpful in teaching through the Old Testament, or potential pitfalls?”

That’s the question I was recently asked via email and I’ve posted the full answer at The Christward Collective. Bullet points below:

  1. Focus on the Original Message
  2. Learn Old Testament History, Geography, and Culture
  3. Develop the skill of summarizing and modernizing
  4. Vary Your Genres
  5. Ask Two Questions
  6. Balance Moral Lessons and Christocentric Interpretation
  7. Remember that Old Testament Believers were Believers

Read the rest here.