“Enns challenges Christians to reconsider the true purpose of the Bible. Far from diminishing the value of the Bible, these variations make readers reflect on their own situations and reconsider connections.”Publishers Weekly
How the Bible Actually Works: In Which I Explain How An Ancient, Ambiguous, and Diverse Book Leads Us to Wisdom Rather Than Answers—and Why That’s Great News
by Peter Enns
A humorous, energetic speaker and writer, Dr. Enns prompts us to see the Bible as an exercise in wisdom. He’s sarcastic, thoughtful, well-educated, and intentional about pursuing tough questions regarding faith with a little snark. Dr. Enns has a PhD in biblical studies and a long career of research, teaching, speaking and writing to back up his ideas.
All are invited to read his book in January, join a (one-time) discussion group in February, and come hear him speak at the Dessert & Dialogue on Sunday, March 15 (non-book readers welcome, of course!). Sign up to participate (and give your preferences for a discussion group) below.