Bible Reading for New Christians



A Bible Reading Plan for those New to the Christian Faith
31 Days to Know God’s Plan for Us
This Bible reading plan is a general overview of God’s encounter with humanity, our responses to Him and how He gives us Hope, Salvation and an Eternal Future.
Day       /Theme/         Passage
1. The Fall of Humanity: Genesis 3:1–19
2. A People set for God: Genesis 12:1-3; 28:10–15; 32:22–28
3. The Ten Commandments: Exodus 20:1–17
4. Sacrifices and the Law: Leviticus 5:14–19
5. Dealing with Sin Under the Law: Leviticus 20:7–27
6. Obedience from Love: Deuteronomy 6:1-9; 11:13–21
7. Humanities Disobedience: Judges 2:10–19
8. The People Demand a King: 1 Samuel 8
9. Saul Fails and is Rejected: 1 Samuel 15:17–23
10. Many Kings Fail to Heed God: Jeremiah 1–17
11. The Sins of the People hurt God: Ezekiel 20:5–26
12. An Eternal King Promised: Jeremiah 23:1–6; Isaiah 9:6–7; Zechariah 9:9–10
13. The Promised Christ is Born: Luke 2:1–20
14. The Word Became Flesh: John 1:1–18
15. Signs and Wonders of Jesus: Matthew 9:1–8; Luke 13:10–17
16. Jesus Fulfills the Law: Matthew 5:17–20; Romans 8:1–4
17. Jesus Teaches About our New Life: John 3
18. Jesus Taken: John 18:1–11
19. Jesus’ Death and Resurrection: Luke 23:44—24:12
20. Christ a Sacrifice for All: Hebrews 10:1-18; 11:1-3: 12:1-3
21. God’s Righteous Wrath Explained: Romans 1:18–32
22. God’s Judgment is Explained: Romans 2:5–11
23. Saved By Grace Alone: Ephesians 2
24. Righteousness by Faith: Romans 3:9–26
25. Life Through Christ: Romans 5:12–21
26. Life by the Spirit: Romans 8:1–17; Galatians 5:16–26
27. Living Sacrifices: Romans 12
28. Walking in the Light: 1 John 1–2
29. Living for God: 1 Peter 1–11
30. Love for one Another: 1 John 3:11–24
31. Promise of Eternity: 2 Corinthians 5:1–10; Revelation 21:1–4