Not long ago, GQ magazine posted a list of 21 books you don’t have to read anymore. That’s because the books have passed from being relevant and meaningful to our culture anymore. Among that list was the Bible.
Have you ever thought about why the psalmist chose “maker of heaven and earth” as a way to describe God here? How does the reality that God made heaven and earth reinforce our hope in him as the one who gives us help?
We can read the Bible the wrong way. The outcome of reading the Bible this way is that we leave bored. But, there’s a way to read the Bible that causes our hearts to burn. We find this reality in the lives of two discouraged disciples on the road to Emmaus in Luke 24.