This post continues the theme of basic discipleship. Here are some short extracts from Hugh Bourne’s “Rules for Holy Living” which are relevant two hundred years later.
If you are able, read a chapter or part of a chapter in the Bible every day.
My comment: it is still vitally important to read meaningful "chunks" of the Bible, so that we read in context, and don't just read isolated texts. Context is important.
See also "Are we becoming Biblically illiterate?"