Reflection Of The Old Testament With Dr. Jones

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In taking Old Testament with Dr. Jones this semester, I have learned numerous things about God and the Bible as a whole. Though lectures and class discussions, I have learned things that have benefitted me far outside the realms of the class. This semester, Dr. Jones has really challenged us to see how what we are learning in class applies to real life, not merely within the walls of the classroom, and that is something I have taken away. I have come to understand that the Bible is indeed living and breathing, and it makes a huge impact on our lives when we actively seek it out. I have especially gained a greater understanding of the Old Testament as a whole, the attributes of God, God’s Promise Plan and how that is seen all throughout Scripture, …show more content…
Jones this semester, I have gained greater insight into the Old Testament as a whole, the attributes of God, God’s Promise Plan and how that is seen all throughout Scripture, Christ’s redemptive love, and God’s mood-voice relationship. Each aspect plays a part of the Bible, and each aspect has changed the way I view the Bible. More than anything, I have learned that the Bible is a very complicated and intricate book, but it is life changing when we pursue it. I have learned about how God is always at work in the life of His people. God never abandons us, just like He never abandoned His people in the Old Testament. From taking this class, I have come to understand that we must read and study the Bible, there is no option. It is the method by which God has chosen to reveal Himself to us, so we ought to make it a priority to read and study it. I have gained so much knowledge through taking this class. It has benefitted me not only within the context of a classroom, but also within the context of my own life, day to day. I have been challenged to further pursue God and rest in His saving grace. I am thankful for the opportunity to take this class; it has radically changed the way I see the Bible and thus will impact my daily walk with the

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