God’s EPIC Adventure | The Story Before the Story [The Reader’s Edition: eBook)

God’s EPIC Adventure | The Story Before the Story (The Reader’s Edition) The Story Before the Story is a straight forward presentation, which provides the reader of Scripture a simple but compelling introduction to reading Scripture as a story. This book interacts with four important concepts: foundationalism, fragmentation, story, and kingdom. Reading with a foundationalism

God’s EPIC Adventure | The Story Before the Story (The Reader’s Edition)
The Story Before the Story is a straight forward presentation, which provides the reader of Scripture a simple but compelling introduction to reading Scripture as a story. This book interacts with four important concepts: foundationalism, fragmentation, story, and kingdom.

Reading with a foundationalism concept without knowing it leads to a reduction of the text into principles to follow simply produces patchwork followers of Jesus. The author believes that reading fragmentively produces fragmented lives in the followers of Jesus. Reading Scripture as a story is the antidote to foundationalism and fragmentation.

Kingdom theology is the glue for the reader that holds the story together. This book is an invitation to read Scripture with both eyes open because all you know is all you know, but all you know isn’t enough.

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Anonymous says:

First of all I should be clear on the point that I am NOT a trained theologian, nether am I professional clergy. Although I’ve spent much of my life studying The Bible, participating as a layman and/or served as a lay leader for many years in protestant churches, I do not consider myself an “expert” on doctrinal issues and the many differences between denominations (or even within each denomination with which I’ve had some relationship). So, my comments on Winn Griffin’s book should be taken as heartfelt and sincere but by no means “authoritative” with regard to historical methods and classically developed doctrines and their definitions.I found the book, “God’s EPIC Adventure” to be be a great help in dealing with the problems I’ve struggled with over the years in the fragmented methods common in our study and exegesis of scripture in our personal study and in the way we present “The written WORD” to others in our discussions and evangelistic approaches to the world at…

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