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Can I Get an Amen?

I came across this quote by Sally Lloyd-Jones, author of The Jesus Storybook Bible:

The Bible isn’t mainly about you and what you should be doing. It’s about God and what he has done.

Amen anyone? (I might only add “…and what He will do,” lest we forget that there is more to come!)

Said book was purchased by my parents for my (Catholic) niece’s first communion.  Although the title prepared me for some eye-rolling, all I’ve read about the book suggests that it is excellent.   I’ll suspend further evaluation until I can read it myself.  If the quote above typifies the thrust of the book, I’m guessing Lloyd-Jones has written a children’s primer in Biblical Theology.  Stay tuned for a review.

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