“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the Lord. “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.Isaiah 55:8-9 NIV
How should we understand the Old Testament accounts of Israel's crushing defeat and exile? What did these difficult stories mean to their original audience, and how should we approach them today?
Even though the Bible is the world’s bestselling book, it can be intimidating for new, as well as seasoned, readers to know where to begin reading it and how to best understand it.
How can we embrace and thrive in the tension between enjoying creation and promoting redemption?