Today's post will be somewhat different. In staying with our theme of the cultivation of the mind I'll list a few habits of the mind that I found extremely practical and rewarding in the book Think by John Piper.
The habits of the mind that I'll list apply to all objects in the world but most importantly to our study of the Bible.
I'll list several habits of the mind with a brief description of each.
Let my preface this list with these thoughts: All of our learning must be for the glory of God. We are to love God with all our minds. When our learning is not for God's glory it becomes an instrument of pride and human exaltation.
So the habits of the mind are:
Christian work to build these habits of the mind into your life for the glory of God.