If you've never read scripture--or if you've tried and given up--here's the book for you: Navigating the Bible--The 5-Minute Guide to Understanding God's Word. This brand-new resource is designed to be read in small portions--about five minutes apiece--that define, in average, everyday terms, important portions of the Bible. Each brief section is accompanied by fascinating sidebars that further explain the authors, recipients, characters, and other key features of each Bible passage. Plus, there's a section of 40 profiles of important Bible characters. Color illustrated with pictures, maps, and time lines, Navigating the Bible can be read at your most comfortable pace, giving you an overall perspective on scripture that just might change your life.