- ISBN: 0806680369, 9780806680361
- Page count: 224
- Published: 2008-02-15
- Format: Paperback
- Publisher: Augsburg Fortress
For those new to Christian life, the Bible is often an imposingbook filled with tales of pregnant virgins, large fish, unbelievablemiracles, and challenging stretches of the imagination. It is adaunting task to make sense of biblical narrative and to conveywhat the story is attempting to do, but skilled storyteller FrankHoneycutt brings lively, fresh interpretations to old stories – andreaders will come away with both understanding and inspiration.
Conveniently arranged by seasons of the church year, newcomersand life-long Christians alike will encounter the Bible storiesof Advent, Christmas, Epiphany, Lent, Easter, and time afterPentecost in a whole new way. The stories explored include:Desert Highway Home, Isaiah 40:3; Surrogate Messiahs, John1:19-20; Love at First Sight, Matthew 4:20; Boating Tips for NightCrossings, Matthew 14:22; and many more.