Isaiah’s context and the structure of his writing
Summer School 2017 | Part 3 of 5
Isaiah’s life, times and book
Why and how does a book written 2,700 years ago connect with us today? The context may feel very different but the fundamental issues that were destroying the lives of Isaiah’s contemporaries are still destroying lives, families and societies today and the fundamental solutions are the same. This talk unpacks the three big themes of Isaiah’s writing: the greatness of God, the foolishness of Idolatry and the nature of salvation.
Mike Treneer and his wife, Chris, pioneered the Navigator work in Nigeria. From 1982 until 1998 they led the work in Africa. They then moved to the USA to serve the Navigator Worldwide Partnership and Mike became the International President from 2005 to 2015.
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