The Story of the Bible (Revelation)

We have come to the conclusion of our Story of the Bible series. It has been an amazing journey. We started in Genesis and have worked our way through the entire Bible, pointing out the big and small storylines and how it all connects to Jesus. As we have worked our way through the New…

The Story of the Bible (Hebrews-Jude)

As we finished up the letters of Paul and saw their significance in the storyline of the Bible, we are now going to move into other letters written by people other than Paul. These would be Hebrews, James, 1 and 2 Peter, 1, 2, and 3 John, and Jude. All of these letters help further…

The Story of the Bible (The Letters of Paul)

So far in our series, we have covered the entire Old Testament and a good chunk of the New as well. Jesus has come and the Spirit has been sent out into the believer’s to continue sharing this good news that Jesus brings salvation. Now we have reached a section of the Bible that is…

The Story of the Bible (Acts)

We have now covered the story of Jesus and his life here on earth. We have discovered that Jesus is the Messiah figure we have been waiting for all this time. He was the “snake-crusher” we have been waiting for to finally conquer evil and restore the people to their original state of being one…

The Story of the Bible (The Gospels of Jesus Christ)

So far in the story of the Bible, we have covered the entire Old Testament. We have discussed Genesis to Malachi and have fit each book into their respective places in the history of the Bible and literary type. The big main storyline is this character who will crush the head of the serpent. The…

The Story of the Bible (Ezra-Esther)

At the end of the last article on prophets, we concluded with the last prophet Malachi and the end of the old testament books. However, there are 3 we have not gone over yet that seem to be out of place, at least, chronologically with where they are located in the old testament. Ezra, Nehemiah,…

The Story of the Bible (The Wisdom Literature)

As we continue our series in exploring the narrative of the Bible, we will eventually come to a set of books best known as the “Wisdom Literature”. Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, and Job are all part of the Jewish wisdom literature of the Bible. Even though there is much to learn in these books…

The Story of the Bible (Psalms & Lamentations)

Hebrew poetry is a major theme in the Old Testament. Although much of the prophets and wisdom books are poetic, these also fall into different categories. There are other books that are poetic that fall into different categories, these are the books that we are calling the Hebrew Poetry books. These books are the Psalms…

The Story of the Bible (Minor Prophets)

The books of the Bible known as the “minor prophets” are probably the least known about books by most Christians in the entire Bible. They are shorter books of the Bible made up of confusing poetry and imagery and seem pointless to most readers. When we actually take a look at these books in their…

The Story of The Bible (Major Prophets & Daniel)

We have concluded the historical period of the kingdom of Israel and now we will go on into the prophets and discuss their significance in the Bible. There are three “major” prophets in the Bible, Isaiah, Jeremiah, and Ezekiel and we will cover them in this article. Let’s dig in.