Tag: story of the Bible

  • The Story of the Bible [That You’ve Never Heard Before]

    Can I tell you a story? A story so powerful that, if you pay attention, it will change your life? It’s the story of the Bible. Only, this story is probably different than anything you’ve ever heard. Before I tell you this story, I first need to answer a huge question, perhaps the very thing…

  • The Story of the Bible [That You’ve Never Heard Before, Part 2]

    Return to Part 1, The Story of the Bible [That You’ve Never Heard Before] Judgment, Recreation and the Third World Now that we’ve reframed Jesus’ church inside the context of the Bible narrative, let’s again zoom out to Scripture’s big picture. Scripture speaks of three “worlds.” Not in the sense of different planets, but rather…

  • The (Real) Big Picture of Scripture

    When we zoom out, what is the Bible story about? What is the big picture of Scripture? I suspect most believers would answer something like:  While this answer isn’t bad, it is shortsighted. When we stop at “forgiveness,” we fail to see a significant part of the beauty of what GOD has done, is doing…