Epic: The Storyline of the Bible (Bible Savvy Series)

4.12 avg rating
( 26 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780802406330: Epic: The Storyline of the Bible (Bible Savvy Series)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

To many people, the Bible is a series of incongruous and confusing stories. It jumps from one person or place to the next leaving the reader scrambling to keep up and make sense of it all. That’s a tall task.

Epic provides a big picture view of the Bible to explain how its individual pieces fit together. Is it really possible that the Bible’s collection of 66 books actually has a single storyline? Yes! The theme of that storyline is redemption, and Epic traces it from Genesis to Revelation.

Discover in the opening chapters of the Bible why redemptionbecame humanity’s desperate need. Learn how God set this rescue effort into motion through promises He made to Abraham. Follow the unfolding of these promises through Old Testament history. Note the role of the prophets, from Isaiah to Malachi, in the overall drama. Witness Jesus Christ bringing redemption to a climax.

Perfect for believers at any stage, small group leaders, and those discipling others, Epic will open your eyes to the way all the different parts of scripture contribute to a single story that can change your life.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Does the Bible’s collection of 66 books actually have a single storyline? Yes! The theme of that storyline is redemption, and Epic traces it from Genesis through Revelation. This book provides a big picture view of the Bible to help everyone—from first-time readers to Bible study participants—understand how its individual pieces fit together.

Discover in the opening chapters of the Bible why redemption became humanity’s desperate need. Pastor Jim Nicodem helps you learn how God set this rescue effort into motion through promises He made to Abraham. Follow the unfolding of these promises through Old Testament history. Note the role of the prophets from Isaiah to Malachi in the overall drama. Witness Jesus Christ bringing redemption to a climax.

About the Author:

JIM NICODEM has been the senior pastor of Christ Community Church since its start in 1984. Beginning with a group of six families, the church has grown to over five thousand weekend attendees at four campuses. A significant focus on reaching spiritual explorers has resulted in scores of new believers being baptized each year.Born and raised in the Midwest, Jim received his BA in Biblical Studies from Wheaton College, and his MDiv and DMin from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. In keeping with Christ Community Church¿s mission to "make passionate disciples of Jesus Christ", Jim loves to mentor others in prayer and the study of God¿s Word. With that goal in mind, he has authored Prayer Coach: For All Who Want to Get Off the Bench and Onto the Praying Field (2008) and the four-book Bible Savvy series (2013).Jim and his wife, Sue, have been married for more than thirty years. They have three adult children, and are the proud grandparents of four grandchildren. Jim enjoys biking, hiking and kayaking for recreation. He loves to hang out in Chicago, where he can watch the Cubs play (no better park than Wrigley) or listen to the world-class Symphony Orchestra.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Nicodem, James L.
Published by Moody Publishers
ISBN 10: 0802406335 ISBN 13: 9780802406330
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Gulf Coast Books
(Memphis, TN, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Moody Publishers. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0802406335 Ships from Tennessee, usually the same or next day. Seller Inventory # Z0802406335ZN

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 22.08
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

James L. Nicodem
Published by Moody Publishers (2013)
ISBN 10: 0802406335 ISBN 13: 9780802406330
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Moody Publishers, 2013. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0802406335

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 18.82
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Nicodem, James L.
Published by Moody Publishers
ISBN 10: 0802406335 ISBN 13: 9780802406330
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Moody Publishers. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0802406335 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW7.0369541

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds