Forget everything you've ever heard or thought about the Bible. When the author set aside his training, traditions, and prejudices and read the Bible straight through to see what it really said, it changed his life. Amazed at what he'd missed, he discovered a very different book than the one he thought he knew.
Specifically, he discovered God's paterns. He discovered a consistency, a dependability, in God's great saving deeds—the Creation, the Flood, the Exodus, the Exile, and the cross. He discovered that the Bible is about telling and retelling the story of the God of promise and covenant who keeps working toward His ultimate goal—the restoration of Eden.
Salvation and worship are not about what we need to do, he discovered, but about what God has done.
When Jesus—the new Adam, the new Moses, the new David, the new Israel—
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Table of Contents
PART 1 - The Bible and the Power of History
Retell Me the Good Old Story
How It All Began
Israel as a Nation
Exile and Return
The Pattern of New Testament Faith
PART 2 - The Bible and the Rules of Relationship
Designed for Stability
The Old Testament Concept of Law
The New Testament Concept of Law
PART 3 - The Bible and Everyday Experience
A New History
A New Relationship With God
A New Way to Live
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Book Description Review & Herald Publishing Ass, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110828017689
Book Description Review & Herald Publishing Ass, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0828017689