A Topical Bible: Biblical Answers to Modern Questions by Naomi Pasachoff.
Did you know that the moral framework found in the Bible can offer practical guidance to real-life issues confronting today's young people?
A Topical Bible uses biblical texts to guide students as they wrestle with real-life social and ethical problems. Each chapter presents a major contemporary issue and examines it through the lens of the Bible.
* Repairing a Damaged Relationship:
Jacob's Reconciliation with Esau; Joseph and His Brothers
* Accepting Personal Responsibility:
The Tree of Knowledge; David and Bathsheba
* Questioning Authority:
Abraham and the Cities of the Plain; Job
* Sexual Equality:
The Creation of Humankind; The Daughters of Zelophehad
* Identifying with the Suffering of Others:
The Awakening of Moses; Esther
* Welcoming Change and Challenge:
Moses and the Burning Bush; King Saul
* A Time for Action:
Crossing the Sea of Reeds; Deborah and the Canaanites
The engaging stories are illustrated with dramatic contemporary photographs and whimsical cartoons. Step-by-step questions guide students through the text and demonstrate its relevance to modern life.
Grade Level: 6 - 8
Product Code: 618