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Discovering God in Stories from the Bible

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Not just know that he exists, but know who he is and what he is like.

This exploration of God's unchanging character, as revealed in thirteen stories from the Bible, offers you this opportunity-to get to know him better and love him more.

Each chapter focuses on a different attribute of God, how it influences your understanding of him, and ...

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Overview

Not just know that he exists, but know who he is and what he is like.

This exploration of God's unchanging character, as revealed in thirteen stories from the Bible, offers you this opportunity-to get to know him better and love him more.

Each chapter focuses on a different attribute of God, how it influences your understanding of him, and how you can apply it to your daily life.

This new edition includes a study guide, which helps you apply the text by providing along with each chapter:

Study questions

Background and contextual information

Additional passages for further study

This fresh look at his character will help you discover, or rediscover, the God who is infinite and holy, all-knowing and all-powerful-the God who is truth and love. And as you draw nearer to him, you'll find that there is no endeavor more rewarding than this one.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781596381711
  • Publisher: P&R Publishing
  • Publication date: 2/28/2010
  • Pages: 240
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword James Montgomery Boice 9

Preface 13

1 To God be the Glory: The Story of Moses on God's Mountain 15

2 God is Spirit: The Story of the Messiah at the Well 27

3 God is Everywhere: The Story of Jonah and the Great Escape 39

4 Now to the King Eternal: The Story of the Boastful King of Babylon 55

5 God Does Not Change: The Story of Saul's Rejection as King 67

6 The Great I Am: The Story of Moses and the Burning Bush 83

7 God Has All the Answers: The Story of Job and the Tempest 97

8 The Lord God Omnipotent Reigns: The Story of the Empty Tomb 113

9 Holy, Holy, Holy: The Story of Isaiah at God's Heavenly Throne 129

10 The Justice of it All: The Story of the First Crime and Its Punishment 143

11 God is Good ... All the Time: The Story of the Good Shepherd 159

12 Nothing but the Truth: The Story of Jesus Before Pilate 175

13 The Greatest Love Story Ever Told: The Whole Story of Salvation 189

Afterword 203

Study Guide Nancy Ryken Taylor 204

Notes 229

Index 234

Scripture Index 238

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