All of the resources on this page will help you as you study the Old Testament. Remember, knowing God’s Word is just a stepping stone; your ultimate goal MUST be to know God Himself! May God bless you as you become more familiar with His Word, and continue to grow in His Grace.

Old Testament Survey (HTOTS01)

An exciting and practical outline of each book of the Old Testament. These materials introduce you to the Old Testament, and include the full Reader’s Edition Bible Text in the notes. All of the files are in .docx format, so that you can simply open them and add your own study notes! You can also download some  ‘For Further Study’ pointers for each of the books.

Here is an example of the outline notes from the book of Hosea.

A. Israel rejected: Hosea’s marriage and birth of children.
1. Charged to take a wife of whoredom: 1:2-3
2. Jezreel symbolizes the overthrow of Jehu’s dynasty: 1:4-5
3. Lo-ruhamah: God will no more have mercy on Israel: 1:6-7
4. Lo-ammi: Utter rejection of Israel: 1:8-9
B. Israel comforted: 1:10-11
C. Israel chastised: 2:1-13
1. Condemnation of sinful conduct: 2:1-7
2. Punishment more fully explained: 2:8-13
D. Israel restored: 2:14-23
1. Promise of conversion: 2:14-17
2. Renewal of covenant: 2:18-23

Each book outline includes:

  • AUTHOR of the book
  • TO WHOM the book was written
  • PURPOSE for writing the book
  • KEY VERSE
  • LIFE AND MINISTRY PRINCIPLE
  • MAIN CHARACTERS of the book

All of the documents below are in .docx format.

 

Genesis                              Exodus                              Leviticus                              Numbers
(For Further Study)          (For Further Study)         (For Further Study)           (For Further Study)

Deuteronomy                   Joshua                                Judges                                 Ruth
(For Further Study)          (For Further Study)          (For Further Study)           (For Further Study)

1 & 2 Samuel                    1 & 2 Kings                        1 & 2 Chronicles                Ezra
(For Further Study)          (For Further Study)           (For Further Study)          (For Further Study)

Nehemiah                        Esther                                  Job                                       Psalms
(For Further Study)         (For Further Study)           (For Further Study)            (For Further Study)

Proverbs                          Ecclesiastes                        Song of Solomon               Isaiah
(For Further Study)        (For Further Study)           (For Further Study)            (For Further Study)

Jeremiah                          Lamentations                    Ezekiel                                  Daniel
(For Further Study)        (For Further Study)           (For Further Study)             (For Further Study)

Hosea                               Joel                                      Amos                                    Obadiah
(For Further Study)        (For Further Study)           (For Further Study)             (For Further Study)

Jonah                                Micah                                 Nahum                                  Habakkuk
(For Further Study)        (For Further Study)           (For Further Study)             (For Further Study)

Zephaniah                       Haggai                                Zechariah                             Malachi
(For Further Study)        (For Further Study)           (For Further Study)             (For Further Study)