With Jesus' first recorded words, his purpose became clear both for that moment and for the remainder of His life and ministry. In First Words of Jesus, Stu Epperson pens reflections on what Jesus' first recorded words meant to those seeking Him, including Mary and Joseph, the shepherds, Herod, Anna, Simeon, and others.
If we didnt need a cross, we wouldnt need a manger. This fresh, engaging look at the beginning of Jesuss life and ministry will change the way you comprehend Christs early years. With unique, thought-provoking insights and commentaries from many of Christianitys leading theologians interspersed throughout, Epperson unwraps, layer by layer, a new understanding of the young boy who was the Son of Man.
Stu Epperson, Jr. is founder and president of The Truth Network, with radio stations across North Carolina, central Iowa, and Salt Lake City. Truth Network also develops and syndicates programs on more than 300 affiliates nationwide. Stu hosts Truth Talk Live, his own nationally syndicated show. In his spare time, he enjoys coaching and playing basketball. His passion is that all people everywhere will experience truth. Stu lives in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, with his wife, Julie, and their four daughters.