002 – Why That Land (Israel)?

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Have you ever wondered why the Bible takes place in a small country like ancient Israel or why so much conflict occurs there? Knowing something about the ancient world itself helps us better understand the Old Testament. In this episode, Bryan talks about the geographical and political setting of the Ancient Near East, the world and time in history in which the Old Testament takes place. And, more significantly, the strategic importance of this location as a part of God’s plan to redeem his world.

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