If you have ever wondered how to get more out of your own reading of scripture, Read the Word provides the help you are looking for. It breaks down the different sections of scripture in a clear and concise format, taking you on a journey that crosses two thousand years. Read the Word guides you in reading the Bible as literature, but also as the supreme truth of life. It helps you discover the riches of Gods word by understanding more of the background of each type of biblical writing. Each section of scripture is examined in order to help you understand how it fits into the overall pattern of Gods Word. If you want to understand and apply the Bible to your own life, then read this book. Matthew Tague is a follower of Jesus. He is the husband of Kelli and the father of Marli, Thaddeus and Annabelle. He is the pastor of Rancho del Rey Christian Church in San Marcos, California. Matt is a gifted Bible teacher and expositor of scripture. He enjoys helping people understand how the Bible applies to their life today. Matt is passionate about getting modern Christians back to the Word of God as the source of their instruction from God. Matt graduated with a degree in Ministry and Leadership from Vanguard University in Southern California and has studied at Trinity Graduate School and Westminster Seminary in California.