Experience the Heart of Jesus From the desk of Max Lucado comes The Lucado Encouraging Word Bible, an updated and redesigned edition of the Life Lessons Bible that maintains the charm and conversational style that Max is known for. Serving as general editor, this Bible features the insights and prolific writings of one of the most influential authors and pastors of our time. Feel your heart being rejuvenated and encouraged as you read God's Word alongside the wit and wisdom of Max Lucado's stories and study notes from his decades of faithfully serving in ministry. With a central focus of communicating God's hope, comfort, and joy; journey with Max as you revel in the uplifting promise that God is with us and He will never leave us. Features: People of the Word: 98 new articles encourage believers through the lessons learned by people throughout the Bible For Your Journey: 691 marginal notes mix masterful storytelling with biblical context to lead you into a deeper walk with the Lord Jesus Through the Bible and Growing in Christ: 115 articles provide both inspiration and practical lessons to build you up God Cares for You and Growing Up Spiritually verses are subject-specific and provide another resource in your study of the Bible Where to turn when . . . Scripture reference list means you can always find a biblical answer to the challenges you face 30-day personal or group Bible study enriches your knowledge of the Bible Dotted margin space for journaling or taking notes Bible book introductions contain a brief outline of the book and an introduction written by Max Lucado Bible reading plan Full-color maps 9-point type size 9.75" x 6.6" x 2"