As members of the modern age, we sometimes feel disconnected from the world of the Bible. But if we look closely, we can see that although cultures change, our basic challenges stay the same. We still struggle with issues like community, justice, economic stress, political tensions, and cultural and ethnic differences. We still wonder who God is, how to discern His will, and how we fit into His plan. Using historical context and fresh insights backed by biblical scholars, The Modern Life Study Bible explores the timeless truths that connect the people and stories of the Bible to the opportunities and demands we face today. God is at work in our world, inviting us to experience His presence. With innovative, full-color illustrations, maps, and diagrams, along with special information on occupations of the Bible, profiles of people and places, theme indexes, and inspirational biographies of believers who put their faith to work, The Modern Life Study Bible will draw you in, helping you to know and embrace what it means to follow Christ in todayas world. Features include: More than 2, 400 concise articles and book introductions More than 220 full-color maps Hundreds of diagrams, tables, and illustrations 66 inspirational biographies Indexes to aid navigation and studySAUL BECOMES PAUL FEW BACKGROUNDS COULD have better prepared Saul to take the lead in persecuting the early church. ... for tentmaking, a factor that likely influenced Saul to choose that craft as a necessary means of making a living (see aquot;Scribesaquot; at Luke 20:39). ... Similar to Paula#39;s conversion experience, the pastor C. H. Spurgeon recalled, aquot;long before I began With Christ, He began with me.
|Title||:||NKJV, The Modern Life Study Bible, eBook, Full Color|
|Publisher||:||Thomas Nelson Inc - 2014-01-28|