The Jesus Who Surprises: Opening Our Eyes to His Presence in All of Life and Scripture by Dee BrestinJoin beloved Bible teacher and best-selling author Dee Brestin in discovering the surprising places Jesus shows up in the Old Testament and the unexpected ways He speaks into our lives today.
Offering a fascinating perspective on the historic, poetic, and prophetic books of the Old Testament, Brestin draws on her deep understanding of the full scope of the Bible to explore the timeless story of Gods quest to rescue each of us. She combines rich teaching, memorable storytelling, and an in-depth Bible study component to create a resource that shows readers how the story began (the books of Moses), how to live in the story (the poetic books), and how the story will end (the prophets).
Top 7 Bible Verses About Walking With God
He wins the gold medal, finishing way ahead of everyone else. Most people endure the race to get to the finish line. They pursue their goals in the same way, grinding the work out to achieve success. But look at how Eric Liddle runs! For him the race is to run with Jesus and he runs it with joy! I want to live my life the way Eric Liddle ran his Olympic race — with Jesus, freely and joyfully giving glory to God!
God is looking for not only a clinging bride but also a walking partner. From the very beginning, God had a relationship with Adam and Eve that found them "walking in the garden in the cool of the day" Genesis God created man for the enjoyment of a walking relationship that involved companionship, dialogue, intimacy, joint decision-making, mutual delight, and shared dominion. God longs to walk with you, which is why his arms of grace have been pulling you into a closer walk with him. My wife, Marci, loves to go walking with her friend, Wendy. They talk the whole time. The walk not only makes exercise fun, it also deepens their friendship.
Now as Obadiah was on the way, behold, Elijah met him, and he recognized him and fell on his face and said, "Is this you, Elijah my master? Now as Jesus was walking by the Sea of Galilee, He saw two brothers, Simon who was called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea; for they were fishermen. And He said to them, "What are these words that you are exchanging with one another as you are walking? And in the fourth watch of the night He came to them, walking on the sea. When the disciples saw Him walking on the sea, they were terrified, and said, "It is a ghost! With a leap he stood upright and began to walk; and he entered the temple with them, walking and leaping and praising God.