An Oasis Bible Study based on George H. Guthrie's "Read the Bible for Life | Listen. Understand. Respond." Michael Hockett teaches how to understand the story of Scripture, and how its various parts fit together, in so doing, they understand how they fit into that story.
There are three ways the psalms hep us: first, they give expression to our thoughts and prayers; second, they help me reflect on God and on life; and third, they form my thinking about God and life.
Guidelines for reading the psalms:
Understand the functions
Embrace the figurative language
Understand the structure
Use the psalms