Get to Know the Bible in a Personal Way
50 Bible Stories Every Adult Should Know Vol. 1: Old Testament
(David C Cook, 2021)
WHO: Matthew Lockhart, a veteran religious education publishing professional.
HE SAYS: “The 50 stories curated here relate to some of the most important and historical events recorded in the Bible.”
THE BIG IDEA: This book presents 50 Old Testament stories, some lesser known and others well known, to help bring adults up to speed on their Bible knowledge.
THE PROGRESSION: Illustrated with classic four-color artwork, each of this book’s 50 chapters presents a Bible story from the Old Testament. Included with the stories are brief introductions that provide insight and context, short postscripts that call out truths, along with a dose of humor and interesting tidbits. Subjects range from Jael and Sisera, to the destruction of Sodom, to Noah’s Ark, to Adam and Eve.