2009 marks the 50th anniversary of Lakewood Church, which was founded in 1959 by Joel's parents, Pastors John and Dodie Osteen. To commemorate this impressive milestone, Joel has compiled the Osteen Family Bible. The Bible features special lead-in paragraphs throughout, with Joel pointing out special passages and meanings of particular sections. This will be an incredible keepsake for the millions of supporters who love Joel, and for avid readers of the Bible.Features:
- Book Introductions—Joel and Victoria offer historical facts and information to enhance your understanding of each book of the Bible.
- HOPENOTES—brief inspirational insights on scripture and how they apply to your everyday living.
- Hope for Today devotionals—encouraging insights from Joel and Victoria that focus on the principles and promises of God.
- Topical Scriptures—a special section with verses to pray over during critical moments of your life.
- The Blessing—Joel and Victoria's prayer for you that both proclaims and claims the promises of the Bible.
- This Is My Bible Pledge—our declaration that His Word is full of divine truths and abundant promises for your future.