Our fearless author, A. J. Jacobs, tackles a new intellectual adventure, an exploration of the most influential book in the world: the Bible. He determined that the best way to explore the Bible was to live it, as literally as possible. For one year.
"Excellent... But tongue in cheek"
We all have flaws and make mistakes, but what we learn from them is invaluable. In this audiobook we will examine the lives of the men of the Bible. Some of these men were true bad boys, without an ounce of godliness in them, while others were righteous but portrayed a bad boy's heart at some moment in life. Each minute of narration is packed with invaluable lessons which we can learn from others' mistakes.
Men of the Bible takes a close-up look at 52 men in Scripture - complex flesh-and-blood characters whose strengths and weaknesses often seem strangely similar to our own. Heroes and villains, sinners and prophets, commoners and kings.... their dramatic life stories provide us with fresh perspective on the unfolding story of redemption. Though our culture differs vastly from theirs, the fundamental issues we face in relation to God and the world remain the same. We still reach for great dreams and selfish ambitions. We wrestle with fear and indecision....
With more than two million copies sold, this classic guide to accumulating wealth has profoundly affected the world. Author George S. Clason uses simple and inspiring parables to illustrate how easily people can change their fiscal habits to enjoy a comfortable level of financial independence.
"One of my favorites"
Drawing upon science, history, and the Bible, Roger examines the truth in a simple, easy to understand manner, boldly proclaiming that no one race, no one individual, is superior to another - no one!
Can our prayers actually change God's mind? In this prayer study by E.M. Bounds and Glenn Langohr we delve into how the greatest Biblical prophets prayed to God. The examination includes: Abraham, Moses, Elijah, Hezekiah, Ezra, Nehemiah, Samuel, Daniel, and Paul. This book will help ignite your prayer life and is grounded in Biblical truth and grace. God bless you.
Looking for a great, easy way to teach your child the alphabet and about the Bible? Look no further! Monica L. Britt's Adam to Zacchaeus presents the alphabet in an unique way that will have your child learning their ABC's and reciting Bible stories in no time. With each letter comes the memorable tale of one man, good or bad, to give each letter personal meaning. Start learning today!
God goes to great lengths to rescue lost and hurting people, and that is what The Story is all about: the story of the Bible, God's great love affair with humanity. Filled with intrigue, drama, conflict, and redemption, this dramatized audio download of Chapter 8 - "A Few Good Men...and Women" from The Story, NIV sweeps you into the stories, poems, and teachings of the Bible.
Straight from the New International Reader's Version, these dramatized Bible selections are presented in multiple children's voices.
David, King of the Jews, possessed every flaw and failing of which a mortal is capable, yet men and women adored him, and God showered him with many blessings. A charismatic leader, exalted as "a man after God's own heart", he was also capable of deep cunning and bloodthirsty violence.
"Intriguing History of David"
Bob Cornuke is a real-life Indiana Jones, searching for evidence of biblical events and artifacts. In this book, he tells the story of his search for the remains of Noah's ark. Using investigative skills learned during his years as a police officer, Bob investigates all the clues, from ancient Scriptures to modern day eyewitness accounts. His quest to learn the truth about Noah's ark leads him from his safe home in the foothills of Colorado to the dangerous mountain ranges in Turkey and Iran.
"WHAT A DISAPPOINTMENT!"
The greatest story ever told is more than just a cliche.
God goes to great lengths to rescue lost and hurting people, and that is what The Story is all about: the story of the Bible, God's great love affair with humanity. Filled with intrigue, drama, conflict, and redemption, this dramatized audio download of Chapter 24 - "No Ordinary Man" from The Story, NIV sweeps you into the stories, poems, and teachings of the Bible.
Does the near-mythical Ark of the Covenant still exist today? Countless people have thought so, dedicating their lives to finding this holy relic, all to no avail. Now Robert Cornuke, a modern-day adventurer, using the Bible as his guide, thinks he may know the exact location of the Ark. Join Cornuke as he embarks on this exciting and breathtaking adventure.
"Disappointing and Clumsy"