Reading the Bible vs. Being Read by the Bible

Reading the Bible vs. Being Read by the Bible November 9, 2014

This set of images comes from a wonderful article by James Bryan Smith, at Friends University and with Apprentice Institute, and illustrates the differences of reading the Bible for information vs formation or reading the Bible vs being read by the Bible:

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