A Journey with John
The Gospel of John starts with poetry and moves through the great story of Jesus’ ministry, death, and resurrection with literary flair and deeply theological underpinnings. John focuses on Jesus’ last years of life-his public ministry and “signs” -what this gospel calls miracles. Join A Journey with John with fifty days of scripture, meditations, and prayers written by dynamic spiritual leaders from across the United States and around the world. A Journey with John is part of the 50 Day Bible series, which includes Matthew, Mark, and Luke and is an extension of The Bible Challenge, a global initiative to encourage daily engagement with the Word of God.
Edited by Marek P. Zabriskie.
Endorsement from Michael Curry, Presiding Bishop Elect of the Episcopal Church: “The Bible Challenge is a challenge worth taking.”
Read our founder the Rev. Marek Zabriskie’s op-ed on the FOX News website! Resolved: Read the Bible in 2015
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This past Easter Day we gave out 500 copies of our new The Journey through Matthew: A 50-Day Bible Challenge to each household that joined us for worship. It was extremely well-received. For us, it was another important step in helping our church become much more biblically literate and helping our members to develop a daily spiritual practice of engaging the Bible. Nothing is so transforming for the Christian soul.
I encourage you and your church, cathedral, school or diocese to participate in the 50-Day Bible Challenge. You can start at any time of the year that you desire. The Journey with Matthew contains Matthew’s Gospel divided into 50 segments. I invited 24 colleagues from across the United States and around the world to write meditations, questions and prayers to accompany each passage. They did a great job. You can purchase copies for $15 directly from Forward Movement. We hope you enjoy it.
Our goal is to help our individuals, churches, schools, cathedrals and dioceses engage God’s Word each day. There is nothing that builds a stronger Christian than a daily conversation with the Holy One that occurs as we prayerfully engage Scripture.
With Easter blessings for your loved ones and you,