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These overviews give you a summary of each Bible
book and also include key points that are covered in
each book, key facts about each book (who, where,
when, why), and a key verse from each book.
Check out the first one on page 3!
Each book of the Bible has important
lessons to teach us. The life lesson you
find at the beginning of each book is
one important idea to remember from
that book. As you read each lesson,
think about how you can apply it to
Check out the first one on page 5!
Throughout this Bible you will notice places
where the Scripture text is highlighted and has
an exclamation point next to it. Try to memorize
these important verses. This is a way to let God’s
Word fill your life (see Colossians 3:16).
Check out the first one on page 4!
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CHARTS AND MAPS
Be on the lookout for special maps to help you
locate important Bible places and charts to
help you visualize big ideas.
Check out the first one on page 15!
e spoke, and the universe came into
existence. Order was created out of
chaos. Planets and stars, plants and animals,
human beings—everything was created by
him. Eternal, infinite, unlimited—he was, is,
and always will be the Maker and Lord of all
And then something amazing happened.
The Creator became a part of the creation,
limited by time and space and susceptible
to aging, sickness, and death. But love propelled him, so he came to rescue and save
those who were lost and to give them the
gift of eternity. He is the Word; he is Jesus,
It is this truth that the apostle John brings
to us in his Gospel. John’s Gospel is not just
a biography of Jesus; it is a powerful argument that God became a human being.
John shows us that Jesus is the Son of God
and the only source of eternal life.
As you read John’s Gospel, commit yourself
to believe in and follow Jesus.
WhoJesus, John the Baptist, the disciples, Nicodemus,
the Samaritan woman, Mary, Martha, Lazarus, Jesus’
mother Mary, Pilate, and Mary Magdalene.
The disciple John wrote the book in Ephesus
before he was exiled to the island of Patmos.
WhenAfter the destruction of Jerusalem in 70.
WhyTo prove without a doubt that Jesus is the Son
gave life to
and his life
ETERNAL LIFEBecause Jesus is
God, he can offer us eternal life.
This personal, eternal relationship with him begins now and
will continue after our lives end
here on Earth.
MIRACLESJohn records specific signs or miracles that
prove Jesus’ identity as God’s
promised Savior. These signs
encourage us to believe in him.
HOLY SPIRITJesus told his disciples that after he returned to
heaven, the Holy Spirit would
come. The Holy Spirit would
guide and comfort all believers.
The Holy Spirit draws us
to Jesus in faith.
RESURRECTIONOn the third
day after Jesus died, he rose
from the dead. The Resurrection gives us hope for the
future, which transforms our
decisions for today.
of God and that all who believe in him will have eternal life.