Help a Kid’s Faith Take Off!
God’s Word can be difficult to read, even for adults. This kid-friendly version of pastor Skip Heitzig’s popular book The Bible from 30,000 Feet gives tweens (ages 8–11) a panoramic overview of all 66 books of the Bible, helping them see the context and significance of each.
Each chapter provides a “flight plan” for exploring a portion of the Bible:
Check Your Location—a clear and concise survey of the author, the main point, and why it’s important.
Plot Your Course—a brief synopsis that shows what the chapters are about in language kids can understand.
Enjoy Your Trip—a summary that contains the practical takeaway, helping children to apply the information to their own lives.
Creatively designed with kids in mind, Soaring Through the Bible also features fun illustrations and fascinating facts to keep young minds and hearts engaged and interested.
Prepare a child for takeoff on a lifelong journey of learning and loving God’s Word.
|Publisher:||Harvest House Publishers|
|Sold by:||Barnes & Noble|
|File size:||6 MB|
|Age Range:||8 - 12 Years|
About the Author
Skip Heitzig, author of The Bible from 30,000 Feet, is pastor-teacher of Calvary Albuquerque, ministering to more than 15,000 people weekly. He holds DD and PhD degrees from Trinity Southwest University and has a popular multimedia teaching ministry that includes print, audio, and online resources. Skip and his wife, Lenya, have one son and two grandchildren.
Skip Heitzig, author of The Bible from 30,000 Feet, is pastor-teacher of Calvary Church, ministering to more than 15,000 people weekly. He holds a DD and PhD from Trinity Southwest University and has a popular multimedia teaching ministry that includes print, audio, and online resources. Skip and his wife, Lenya, reside in New Mexico and have one son and two grandchildren.
Table of Contents
Get Ready for Takeoff! 5
1 and 2 Samuel 48
1 and 2 Kings 56
1 and 2 Chronicles 63
Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Song of Solomon 88
Hosea, Joel, Amos, and Obadiah 111
Micah, Nahum, and Habakkuk 120
Zephaniah and Haggai 125
Zechariah and Malachi 129
Matthew and Mark 133
Luke and John 141
1 and 2 Corinthians 160
1 and 2 Thessalonians 178
1 and 2 Timothy 184
Titus and Philemon 189
1 and 2 Peter 200
1, 2, and 3 John and Jude 204
Is Your Name in the Book? 215
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Skip Heitzig's latest book, Soaring Through the Bible, offers readers a journey through the Bible. The author seeks to help readers discover the joy of studying the Bible, providing key information on each book of the Bible and helping readers grasp the true meaning of what they're reading in Scripture. Perhaps one of the best features of the book is Heitzig's "Where's the Gospel?" in each chapter. Even though the Bible contains 66 books, they are all part of one grand story, the Gospel, and Heitzig helps readers understand how each individual book fits into the big story of the Bible. Each chapter focuses on a different book of the Bible and contains the following features: - Check Your Location, which gives basic information on the author, historical setting, and key theme(s) of the book - Plot Your Course, which gives readers a summary of the book's main ideas and meanings - Enjoy Your Trip, which helps readers identify key ideas in each book and how to apply those to every day life. Other special sections in Soaring Through the Bible: - help readers understand what some words meant in the original languages the Bible was written in, - highlight key places, events, people, cultural practices, and surprising facts, and - show readers how to live out what they learn. Whether you've been studying the Bible for a long time or you're a newbie, this book offers you a great go-to manual for reading, unpacking, and applying God's Word to every day life. Written by a trustworthy, sound author, you can't go wrong with this one.