Key Chapter: Genesis 12 Key Word: Beginning Purpose: Redemptive History
Key Chapter(s): 12: Passover 20: 10 Commandments (Redemption 1-12) (Revelation 13-40) Key Word: EXIT Purpose: To record the history of the birth of Israel and to affirm that Yahweh is faithful to his covenant promises
Key Chapter: 16 (Day of Atonement) Key Word: Offerings (5) and Feasts (7) Purpose: there is no purpose
Key Chapter: 14 (rebelled against God at Kadish) Key Word: Wanders Purpose: to trace the history of Israel wandering from Sinai to Moab and to teach the new generation that they must Trust God to get to promised land
Key Chapter: 28-30 (blessings and curses) Key Word: 2nd Law Purpose: to teach the new generation what God requires for blessings in the Lord
Key Chapter: 21 (all of God's promises fulfilled) Key Word:Conquers Purpose: to give account of the conquest and division of land and to demonstrate God's faithfulness in keeping his covenant promises
Key Chapter: 3 Key Word: Cycles (Sin Servitude Supplication Salvation Silence) Purpose: to prepare Israel for a king
Key Chapter: 4 Key Word: LOVE STORY Purpose: to show how a godly woman( a moabite) became the great grandmother of Israel's greatest King (DAVID)
Key Chapter: 16 (Anointing David as King) Key Word: Saul
Key Chapter: 7 (Davidic Covenant) Key Word: David
1 and 2 Samuel
PURPOSE: to describe the development of Israel from a tribal confederation to a monarchy and to reveal Go's sovereignty and faithfulness to his promises in enacting the Davidic Covenant
Key Chapter: NONE Key Word: WISDOM Purpose: to teach wisdom- the skill to make choices that are pleasing to God
Key Chapter: 12:13-14 Key Word: Vanity=nothing Purpose: 1. Life without God is meaningless 2. to promote the enjoyment of life by fearing and trusting God with assurance that he will maintain justice.
Song of Solomon
Key Chapter: NONE Key Word: Love in Marriage Purpose: To commend sexual love in marriage as pure and natural
Key Chapter: 1:10 Key Word: Brothers Keeper (related to Jesus) Purpose: warns against the sin of pride and predicts the overthrow of the nations that oppose God.
Key Chapter: NONE Key Word: Fish Purpose: UNIVERSAL LOVE shown by God
Key Chapter: Key Chapter: NONE Key Word: Flood Purpose: God's wrath will eventually fall but in the midst of judgment, God will rescue those who trust in HIm.
Key Chapter: 3:2 (Justice of God) Key Word: Plumb Line Purpose: God will show righteous judgment on unrighteous people
Key Chapter: NONE Key Word: Harlot Purpose: God's faithfulness to his covenant promises in-spite of ISrael's unfaithfulness.
Key Chapter: NONE Key Word: LOCUST Purpose: shows how the day of the lord will be a day of salvation for ISrael but a day fo terror and destruction for her enemies.
Key Chapter: there are a few, but 53 shows Vicarious Suffering Key Word: Groan/Glory Purpose: to warn judah of judgment for idolatry and worldly alliances and to assure the nation of God's compassion
Key Chapter: 5:2 (Birthplace of coming Messiah) Key Word: Day in Court Purpose: judgement for failure to meet God's standard of righteousness and the promise of the ultimate establishment of God's kingdom and the rule of God's king
Key Chapter: NONE Key Word: Day of the LORD! Purpose: He describes that when the LOrd comes, it will be a disaster
Key Chapter: 2:4 (Righteous will live by faith) Key Word: Watch Tower Purpose: Life is about trusting God
Key Chapter: 29:1 (man who remains stiff-necked after rebukes will be destroyed without remedy) Key Word: Rotten Sash Purpose: there is no purpose
Key Verses: 3:22-23 Key Word: TEARS Purpose: God will punish stubborn rebels and God's loyal love is unfailing even in times of Grief.
Key Chapter: 9 (70 weeks) Key Word: Dreams Purpose: Sovereignty of GOd over the nations!
Key Chapter: NONE Key Word: Dry Bones Purpose: He wrote to Jews in Exile to prophecy about Jerusalem's fall. After the fall, Ezekiel assured God's covenant people to a revival and restoration.