Conversations is a new powerful way to experience the Bible. For more than ten years, Eugene Peterson lovingly crafted The Message to convey God's truth in today's language. Conversations combines his groundbreaking translation with gleanings from a lifetime of personal study. Those gleanings include: Selected excerpts from Peterson's sermons, seminary notes, books, and devotional writings Contemplative sections that encourage a time of prayerful reflection An essay by Eugene for enhancing your time in God's Word This special edition of The Message helps to bring the Scriptures into an enriching relationship with your everyday life. We hope you enjoy the conversations!Peterson, Eugene H. is the author of 'Message With Its Translator Conversations', published 2007 under ISBN 9781576839591 and ISBN 1576839591.