An Overview of the Old Testament
contains a one-page synopsis and “blueprint” for almost every chapter in the
Each blueprint begins
with easy-to-follow Scripture divisions that are summed up with challenging
self-examination and thought-provoking study questions.
The study questions are designed to encourage
readers to open their Bibles to find God’s truths.
Prayer and praise points allow time for quiet
contemplation and application of lesson.
Each section and series of questions has the following purposes:
guide to make the study of Scripture easier and thus, motivate the user
make the Scripture relevant to daily life
challenge the user to learn the great doctrines of the Bible by searching out
The lessons are divided into five parts:
Outline Section gives a bird’s-eye view of chapter’s content
Context Questions help the user understand the section in detail by honing in
on points that are often missed
Research Study Questions challenge the user to search the Scriptures for
answers, comparing one Scripture with another Scripture
Self-Examination Questions put the context of the Bible into a more practical
Prayer and Praise Section allows for a time of quiet heart searching in which
to praise God, ask for help, and contemplate the lessons of the study
The aim of Following God Through the Bible: An Overview of the Old Testament is
to open up the Word of God. The
questions asked are just the tool for understanding; the answers are where the
rubber meets the road.
Paperback, 303 pages