- makes meditation possible at times when you can't be reading the Bible and meditation is the pathway to deeper understanding.
- strengthens my faith because faith comes from hearing, and hearing by the Word of God and that happens when I am hearing the Word in my head.
- shapes the way I view the world by conforming my mind to God's viewpoint on everything.
- makes God's Word more readily accessible in overcoming temptation to sin because God's warnings and promises are the way we conquer the deceitful lies of the devil.
- guards my mind, making it easier to detect error and the world is filled with error because the god of this worldis a liar.
- enables me to hit the devil in the face with a force he cannot resist to protect myself and my family from his assaults.
- provides the strongest and sweetest words for ministering to others in need
- provides the matrix for fellowship with Jesus because He talks to me through His Word and nowhere else.