Last Sunday as part of Brookside Church's "Prepared" series, co-lead pastor Jeff Dart responded to the question, "Can I Have Confidence in the Bible?" His short answer was "yes." We can have confidence in the Bible because it is reliable, unified, unique, and relevant. (To access the full sermon, click here and find the sermon preached on November 9, 2014).
This topic of "reliability of the Bible" is important because of what's at stake: we won't believe the Bible's message (culminating in Christ and His work) if the source is inconsistent or incoherent. And because so many critique the reliability of the Bible, it's important for Christians to be equipped to believe and explain the credibility of the Bible as God's Word.
If you're looking for some resources that will help you have confidence in the Bible and its message, here are 4 that I'd encourage you to dig into:
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