NEW EDITION This replaces the previous edition, ISBN 9781563201172.
The Bible is the true story of God and his plan to set the world right again. It began many years ago in a garden where there was life and peace. No bitterness or pain or lying or loss. Just a beautiful relationship between the Creator God and his creation.
The story is headed toward another garden, this time in a city. The new garden will be even better than the original. Gardens, cities, people, relationships--everything in creation--healed.
The Bible tells the story between those gardens. This book picks up at the climax of the drama, long after humans rejected the Creator, bringing death and wrongdoing into the world. But the Creator didn't give up. He was committed to the story, and he was committed to redemption.
So the Creator did something unexpected....
Ideal for churches and ministries buying in bulk, the NIV, The Story of God New Testament is a great witness tool to give to first-time Bible readers who are looking to discover the Scriptures as an unfolding story. Features include the New Testament text of the accurate, readable, and clear New International Version with sectional headers and translators' notes, a plan of salvation, and a table of weights and measures in a softcover binding. This low-cost New Testament with extra helps is perfect for anyone looking to distribute God's Word through their outreach efforts. Font size is 8.9.