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The Story, NIV: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People

Friday, January 17th 2014.
Author: Zondervan
Publisher: Zondervan; Third Edition edition (April 23, 2011)
Language: English
ISBN/ASIN: 031095097X

The Story, NIV: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People
‘the best STORY EVER told’ IS more than just a CLICHe. God goes to nice lengths to rescue lost and hurting individuals. that’s what The Story is all about: the story of the Bible, God’s great love affair with humanity. Condensed into 31 accessible chapters, The Story sweeps you into the unfolding development of Bible characters and occasions from Genesis to Revelation. the use of the clear, accessible textual content of the NIV Bible, it lets in the stories, poems, and teachings of the Bible to read like a novel. And like every just right story, The Story is stuffed with intrigue, drama, warfare, romance, and redemption; and this story’s true! From the foreword via Max Lucado and Randy Frazee: ‘This e-book tells the grandest, most compelling story of all time: the story of a real God who loves his youngsters, who centered for them a technique of salvation and provided a path to eternity. every story in these 31 chapters reveals the God of grace—the God who speaks; the God who acts; the God who listens; the God whose love for his individuals culminated in his sacrifice of Jesus, his most effective Son, to atone for the sins of humanity.’ features: * The story of the Bible—in its personal phrases. choices from the NIV Bible with quick transitions to connect the reader to the persevering with story. * occasions, characters, and teachings of the Bible organized chronologically * Timelines of Bible events * New world model (NIV) Bible text Church households all over the world can now embrace The Story for a full ministry yr thru worship products and services, small workforce studies, and domestic activities. examine more about this entire-church expertise at TheStory.com. An excerpt from The Story: After Judas left, Jesus gave the disciples a glimpse of what was once to return. He foreshadowed the fact that he used to be going to be ‘damaged’ and ‘poured out’—he used to be going to take humanity’s punishment for sin on himself. whereas they were eating, Jesus took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and gave it to his disciples, pronouncing, ‘Take and devour; this is my physique.’ Then he took a cup, and when he had given thanks, he gave it to them, pronouncing, ‘Drink from it, all of you. this is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for a lot of for the forgiveness of sins. I let you know, i cannot drink from this fruit of the vine from now on until that day once I drink it new with you in my Father’s kingdom.’ Jesus warned his disciples that he would be with them only a little while longer. He went on to remedy his perplexed followers. ‘don’t let your hearts be concerned. You consider in God; consider additionally in me. My Father’s house has many rooms; if that were not so, would i have informed you that i’m going there to organize a place for you? And if i am going and put together a place for you, i’ll come back and take you to be with me that you just also may be where i am. You know the way to the place where i’m going.’ Thomas mentioned to him, ‘Lord, we do not know where you are going, so how can we know how?’ Jesus answered, ‘i am the way in which and the truth and the existence. nobody comes to the daddy excluding thru me. should you really be aware of me, you’re going to comprehend my Father as neatly. from now on, you do comprehend him and have viewed him.’

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