Below the somewhat obscure surface of the Old Testament is hidden magnificent truth about the love and power of God. Throughout its pages, the reader can find promise after promise made by God to His people. All these promises build to a precious apex as they are fulfilled in the incarnation of Jesus Christ. Author, Mark Dever shows us the depth of significance held in the Old Testament. It is a particular history organized and orchestrated by God. The Old Testament plays a crucial role as in unfolds aspects of God's character seen nowhere else. Just as importantly, the Old Testament is an unfolding of promises to be fulfilled; it is a hope-giving work. This book introduces readers to the Old Testament as a glorious whole so that they are able to see the big picture of the majesty of God and the wonder of his promises.Dever, Mark is the author of 'Message of the Old Testament Promises Made', published 2006 under ISBN 9781581347173 and ISBN 1581347170.