Husband to Evelyn; father to Isaiah, Callie, Calvin, Josiah, Sylvia. Assistant Professor of Biblical Studies at Geneva College. Loves the risen Christ, family, writing, the ocean, martial arts, Boston sports, coffee, more coffee. Author of "God Breathed: Connecting Through Scripture to God, Others, the Natural World, and Yourself" (Crown and Covenant, 2019). Find him at https://rutetheridge.com/
BibleProject's Tim Mackie and Jon Collins say it's not surprising if people find the Bible hard to understand. "Most people," says Tim, "aren’t in the habit of reading ancient texts from across the planet from thousands of years ago, and that’s what the Bible is."