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Crossway - Scripture Engagement

Advocacy

A Peculiar Glory

How the Christian Scriptures Reveal Their Complete Truthfulness
John Piper (2016)
God has provided a way for all people, not just scholars, to know that the Bible is the Word of God. God’s peculiar glory shines through his Word. The Spirit of God enlightens the eyes of our hearts. And in…
Richard
March 5, 2019
Bible Reading

Reading the Bible Supernaturally

Seeing and Savoring the Glory of God in Scripture
John Piper (2017)
Does it take a miracle to read the Bible? God wrote a book, and its pages are full of his glory. But we cannot see his beauty on our own, with mere human eyes. In Reading the Bible Supernaturally, John…
Richard
October 1, 2018
Bible Preaching

Expository Exultation

Christian Preaching as Worship
John Piper (2018)
“God has appointed preaching in worship as one great means of accomplishing his ultimate goal in the world.” John Piper makes a compelling claim in these pages about the purpose of preaching: it is intended not merely as an explanation…
Richard
June 5, 2018
Understanding Scripture

Reading the Word of God in the Presence of God

A Handbook for Biblical Interpretation
Vern S. Poythress (2016)
Every time we read the Bible, we’re reading in the presence of God. How should this incredible truth shape how we read? Moving quickly from principle to practice, Vern Poythress helps us rethink how we interpret the Bible by showing…
Richard
October 13, 2017
Bible StudyUnderstanding Scripture

Dig Deeper

Tools for Understanding God's Word
Nigel Beynon, Andrew Sach (2010)
When it comes to reading and understanding the Bible, a dangerous phrase is used by non-Christians and even some believers: "Well, that's your interpretation." It is true that without some care in your interpretation, you can "make" the Bible say…
Richard
October 12, 2015