S.O.A.P is a method that my father used to teach me how to understand the Word of God.
S- Scripture: Read a verse that was meaningful to you.
O- Observation: What was interesting in the passage? What did you learn? What was God saying to you?
A- Application: How can you apply this scripture to your life? How will you let it change you?
P- Prayer: Respond to God in prayer. Use the scripture as a guide. Ask God to help you meditate and apply the scripture to your life.