The Big Story

The Song of Solomon and Jesus

The Song of Solomon and Jesus

As part of our series of examining how each Bible book points us to Jesus, we look at the overall message of Song of Solomon and its connections to God’s redemptive work through Jesus, even redemption of marital love and intimacy.

Ecclesiastes and Jesus

Ecclesiastes and Jesus

As part of our series of looking at how each book of the Bible points us to Jesus, we walk through Ecclesiastes with a critic of life who is deconstructing all of its meaning but is in fact opening the door for an answer from Jesus.

Proverbs and Jesus

Proverbs and Jesus

As part of our series of seeing how each Bible book points us to Jesus, we explore the Book of Proverbs through 2 of its major themes: Wisdom and Way.

Psalms and Jesus (Psalm 8:1-9)

Psalms and Jesus (Psalm 8:1-9)

As part of our series on seeing Jesus in every Bible book, we spend some time with the Old Testament book most quoted in the New Testament and see previews of the experiences of Jesus all over the place.

Job and Jesus (Job 16:18-22)

Job and Jesus (Job 16:18-22)

As part of our long series exploring the themes of each Bible book and how the book points us to Jesus, we tackle Job and find at least 2 ways which the message anticipates Jesus - The Innocent Sufferer and The Advocate.

Esther and Jesus (Esther 4:13-14)

Esther and Jesus (Esther 4:13-14)

As part of our series on looking at how each book of the Bible points us toward Jesus, we look at a pivotal point in the history of Abraham's seed - an existential threat during the time of Esther.

Ezra, Nehemiah, and Jesus (Ezra 3:8-13)

Ezra, Nehemiah, and Jesus (Ezra 3:8-13)

As part of our series of looking at how each Bible book prepares us for Jesus, we look at the books of Ezra and Nehemiah. A return story of reconstruction which begins in hope does not give us full resolution in the end. So how is it pointing us to Jesus?

Chronicles and Jesus (2 Chronicles 36:10-23)

Chronicles and Jesus (2 Chronicles 36:10-23)

As part of our series of looking at how the themes of each book in the Bible point to Jesus, we examine 1-2 Chronicles with its somewhat incomplete ending of a return from exile.

The Gospel, According to the Trees (Deuteronomy 21:22-23)

The Gospel, According to the Trees (Deuteronomy 21:22-23)

From the Garden to the Cross to the final chapters of the Bible, if you listen to the trees, they will tell you the Gospel story as a journey from life to death and back to life again.

May God's Face Shine Upon You (Numbers 6:23-27)

May God's Face Shine Upon You (Numbers 6:23-27)

We explore parallels between the Aaronic Blessing, Day 4 of Creation, and the placement of 2 of the Tabernacle Furnishings. In the process, we will see tremendous implications for our mission tot he world as God's people.