A Journey of Discovery Through Time – An Introduction – (Part 1)

…made this second journey successful? Please read on and see what the author discovered. The articles that follow are the record of this second and ultimately successful journey. Why not share this journey with the writer and in doing so, build your confidence in the Bible? 3. Journey Plan Before starting on any journey, we knowingly (or subconsciously) set out some ground rules as to what our intended destination is, how we will conduct ourselves, what direction we will take, and how we will achieve that, such as what key signposts we need to find. If we have no structure,…

A Journey of Discovery through Time – Part 5

The Journey Continues – Yet more Discoveries This fifth article in our series will continue on our “Journey of Discovery Through Time” started in the previous article using the signposts and environment information we have gleaned from the summaries of Bible Chapters from articles (2) and (3) in this series and the Questions for reflection in article (3). As in the previous article, to ensure that the journey is easy to follow, the scriptures analysed and discussed will usually be quoted in full for easy reference, enabling repeated re-reading of the context and text to be possible. Of course, the…

A Journey of Discovery Through Time – Part 2

Arranging Summaries of Key Bible Chapters in Chronological Order[i] Theme Scripture: Luke 1:1-3 In our introductory article we laid the groundwork rules and mapped out the destination of our “Journey of Discovery Through Time”. Establishing Signposts and Landmarks In every journey there are signposts, landmarks and way pointers. To succeed in reaching our intended destination it is imperative that we follow them in the correct order, otherwise we could end up lost or at the wrong place. Therefore, before starting out on our “Journey of Discovery through Time”, we will need to identify the signposts and landmarks, and their correct…

A Journey of Discovery through Time – Part 4

The Journey Proper Begins The “Journey of Discovery through Time” itself begins with this fourth article. We are able to start our “Journey of Discovery” using the signposts and environment information we have gleaned from the summaries of Bible Chapters from articles (2) and (3) in this series and the Key Discoveries made in examining the “Questions for Reflection” section in article (3). To ensure that the journey is easy to follow, the scriptures analysed and discussed will usually be quoted in full for easy reference, enabling repeated re-reading and referencing of the context and text to be possible. Of…

A Journey of Discovery through Time – Part 6

The Journey Draws to a Close, but Discoveries still Continue This sixth article in our series will continue on our “Journey of Discovery Through Time” started in the previous two articles using the signposts and environment information we have gleaned from the summaries of Bible Chapters from articles (2) and (3) in this series and the Questions for reflection in article (3). As in the previous articles, to ensure that the journey is easy to follow, the scriptures analysed and discussed will usually be quoted in full for easy reference, enabling repeated re-reading of the context and text to be…