matthew: the greats
2. Read the book of Matthew (or listen to it on an audio Bible – it will take about two and a half hours). Dip into a couple of different translations – maybe NIV and the Message – and see if you can spot any differences.
Consider more deeply the Great Commandment (Matthew 22:34-40) and the Great Commission (Matthew 28:16-20). Find some commentaries – Bible Gateway (Great Command) and Bible Gateway (Great Commission) are a good place to start.
Write 200-500 words (plain text, below) on how these commandments of Jesus influence your life and your thinking about God and the world around you.