The Bible is the story of God.

It has a beginning, a middle and an end with twists and turns like every good story. The idea of reading it can seem like a daunting task. Where do you begin? How do you make sense of it?

The videos below will give you an overview of the Bible and make it a little easier to read and understand.

Check out the Bible reading plans below.

Would you like to read the Bible on your phone, tablet or computer?
The YouVersion Bible is a great resource.


Bible Reading Plans

Find the right Bible reading plan for you.

Whether you've never really read the Bible or are an advanced Bible scholar, there are a variety of Bible reading plans. Feel free to print the plans off below as a guide.

If you'd like help finding the right plan, contact Swetha at 513-671-0422 Ext. 305, email or stop by the Welcome Center.

The Bible Explained

Tyler Jarvis created this 7-week Bible reading plan for the message series called, "The Bible Explained: From Beginning to Amen."

Bible Explained

New Testament In A Year: 5x5x5

Great for Beginners

If you are new to the Bible and don’t know where to start, this is a great plan.

You invest 5 minutes a day, 5 times a week, and reflect on 5 questions to help you meditate on the reading. Let’s get started!

5x5x5 reading plan

One Book At A Time

At Your Own Pace

If you want to read the Bible at your own pace, this plan is for you. Maybe start by reading a few of the shorter books first. Successfully completing a couple of books can build your momentum towards establishing the habit of regular Bible reading.

You can read through the Bible without feeling discouraged when you miss a day or feeling overwhelmed by the pressure of a timeline.

Navigators Book At A Time

Read The Bible In A Year

Features Helpful Videos

This reading plan will help you read through the whole Bible in a year. There are videos that explain the context for each book and complex themes through the Bible for a deeper understanding.

You read the portion for the day and click on the video links next to that portion for further study.

Bible In A Year

Project 3:45+

(Average of 3 minutes 45 seconds)

Project 3:45+ is an extended version of the New Testament reading plan, Project 3:45. The “Plus” adds a Psalm or Proverb per day (including weekends) and selected readings from the Old Testament five days per week. The beauty of a Bible reading plan is that all the guesswork is removed and there is always a place to start and a sense of direction. For those that really want to add more to their devotional reading time Project 3:45+ offers great options. See past printed Project 3:45 plans by scrolling down.

You can access the electronic version of Project 3:45+ here and click "Start This Plan."

Project 3:45+

Looking for past Project 3:45 reading plans?

Printable Plan 2022

Printable Plan 2021

Printable Plan 2020

Note: These plans are virtually identical but cycle through the Old Testament in a 3-year plan.

The Project 3:45 reading plan is not available in printed format. Check out the online version.

Project 3:45