First 5 Daily Bible Study App - Transform your time with God


First 5 is a daily bible study app brought to you by Proverbs 31 Ministries. First 5 was specifically designed to greet you with a short teaching in God’s Word each day, before you get distracted by social media and everything else screaming for your attention. It will equip you to better study and know the Word of God.


Our Current Study

Seeing Jesus in the Old Testament: He’s Never Absent, We’re Never Alone

by Lysa TerKeurst and Joel Muddamalle

Starting January 10 in the First 5 app.

We often think of Jesus as only being physically present in the New Testament … but did you know He was actually active in the Old Testament from the beginning?

It is so important to study how Jesus makes His presence known in every part of the Bible because this will help us experience more of His presence in our day-to-day lives right now.

Jesus is never absent in the pages of Scripture, and He’s certainly not absent in the pages of our stories either. From cover to cover, He’s there.

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Today’s Teaching

God Laughs

Quantrilla Ard

Day: 8 | Plan: Seeing Jesus

Today's Reading: Psalm 2

Psalm 2:4 (ESV) "He who sits in heaven laughs; the Lord holds them in derision."

Of all the ways God's character is shown to me, none of them are as memorable as the object lessons I experience through parenting.

When one of my children was younger, we walked through several months together that tested and tried my patience. Truth be told, it probably felt the same for him. In disapproval of my ...
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First 5 Study guides


Do you have 15 minutes instead of 5 minutes for your quiet time? Study Guides are the First 5 app companion to take your daily bible study a little deeper. They include daily questions for each passage of Scripture, including reflection that applies to your life. Historical background and context to the culture are also included, with so much more.

Daniel: Holding Firm in the Face of Fear

If I step out in faith, will God follow through?

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Already, But Not Yet

How do you stay hopeful when today is so hard?

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Opposition and Opportunity: The Books of Ezra & Nehemiah

His faithfulness is steadfast. His promises are sure.

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Proverbs: The Beginning of All Wisdom

Do you sometimes feel like you are searching for a “magic key” to unlock the answers to all the questions life throws at you?

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