Story of Scripture Recommended Resources
“A Master Narrative” by Jeremy Treat
In this excerpt from his book Seek First, Pastor Jeremy Treat explores the power of narrative, the truth that we all live by a master one, and how a variety of narratives from the world around us compete to be it.
God’s Big Picture: Tracing the Storyline of the Bible by Vaughan Roberts
The Bible is clearly no ordinary book. How can you begin to read and understand it as a whole? In this excellent overview, Vaughan Roberts gives you the big picture—showing how the different parts of the Bible fit together under the theme of the kingdom of God.
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To Be Told: God Invites You to Coauthor Your Future by Dan Allender
God wants to reveal himself through your story. Therapist and professor Dan Allender teaches you to listen to how God has written your life so far and how he is leading you into the rest of your story.
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Chris tells the story of how he, as a storyteller, found his story in God’s story and the way that changed his life.
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Sharing Your Story
This guide, excerpted from our Community Group Foundations, walks you through why sharing your own story is so important and gives you some very practical ways to do so.
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* While we may not agree with everything in every book we recommend, we think they are helpful resources to better understand Scripture and learn to follow Jesus in every area of life.