You want to understand the Old Testament? That's awesome! But reading through the Old Testament can be REALLY confusing! How do all the stories of the Old Testament fit together? What do we do with all the laws? What about the prophecies and poems? And what does any of it have to do with real life today? If you've started reading the Bible in Genesis and quit by Leviticus because it just didn't make sense, don't worry. You're not alone! LET ME BE YOUR GUIDE! In this book you'll... Trace the storyline of Old Testament - Section by section I'll show you how the stories, laws, prophecies and poems connect to form one big story. Understand the message of the Old Testament - I'll walk you through the theological meaning, or main point, communicated through the story of the Old Testament. Meet Jesus in the Old Testament - Jesus and the New Testament authors understood the authors of the Old Testament to be telling a story explicitly about Jesus. I'll explain how they did that. Apply the message of the Old Testament to real life - If it doesn't make a difference for real life today then who cares right? We'll look at the key ways the story of the Old Testament should impact your life. Know and love God more - If you just know some more information about the Bible at the end of this book I've failed you. I'll help you deepen your understanding of God AND strengthen your heart for him too.