Go the extra mile. Turn the other cheek. Lord it over someone. Practice what you preach. Eat, drink, and be merry. Millions of people around the world quote the words of Jesus every day without even knowing it. Jesus' words have had a profound effect on the world. In this book best-selling author J Stephen Lang brings us another insightful 30-day guide, in the tradition of Know the Bible in 30 Days. Chock-full of these and other sayings of Christ -- including parables, conversations with his disciples, miracles, and scuffles with the Pharisees -- the book will bring you closer to the heart and mind of Jesus. Lang sheds light on hard-to-understand sayings and provides cultural insights, character close-ups and did-you-know facts. Far from being a dry reference guide, The book inspires the reader to reflect on the meaning of Jesus' wise words in their everyday lives.
J Stephen Lang is the author of over ten books about the Bible. He is a regular contributor to Today's Christian, Discipleship Journal, Christian History and other periodicals. He lives in Seminole, Florida.