Why does the gospel story matter to how we teach?

Reading Writers-Books on the Gospel

Why does it matter that we actually teach the Bible in the context of the gospel story? Maybe a better question is can we do this?  Does a “gospel-centered” approach distort the meaning of the Scriptures, or does it allow us to see what God intended more clearly?

Brian Dembowczyk, one of my teammates from The Gospel Project and author of Gospel-Centered Kids Ministry, discuss this and more in part one of the most explicitly Christian episode of Reading Writers ever.

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Posted by Aaron Armstrong

Aaron is the author of several books for adults and children, as well as multiple documentaries and Bible studies. His latest book, I'm a Christian—Now What?: A Guide to Your New Life with Christ is available now.