Monthly Archives: March 2017

Good News

Re:Verse reading–Genesis 3:1-7  (day five)  This section of scripture we read and study this week is one of the most important in the whole Bible. These six verses are chocked full of truths and insights to many of the foundational … Continue reading

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Who Do You Trust?

Re:Verse reading–Genesis 3:1-7  (day four) It was God…the Creator of the world…the Creator of life.  God had given the instructions to Adam and Eve concerning the fruit of the garden.  Not only was God the creator of all, but He … Continue reading

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Desire

Re:Verse reading–Genesis 3:1-7  (day three) “The woman saw that the fruit of the tree was… desirable for gaining wisdom, she took some and ate it.”  Within God’s life, desire occupies its rightful place of service to the other aspects of … Continue reading

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Worth It?

Re:Verse reading–Genesis 3:1-7  (day two) ‘For what I am doing, I do not understand; for I am not practicing what I would like to do, but I am doing the very thing I hate.” Romans 7:15 It doesn’t take much, … Continue reading

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Deceived into doubt

Re:Verse reading–Genesis 3:1-7  (day one) “But each one is tempted when he is carried away by his own lust.  Then when lust is conceived, it gives birth to sin; and when sin is accomplished, it bring forth death.  DO NOT … Continue reading

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Imago dei

Re: Verse reading–Genesis 1:26-28; 2:18-25 (day seven)  We are made in God’s image. The Genesis story (God-given. Moses-recorded) makes it clear.  What does it mean? Some say it is rationality.  We can think, reason, decide on a level that is much higher than … Continue reading

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Thou

Re: Verse reading–Genesis 1:26-28; 2:18-25 (day six) Then God said, “I now give you…” Genesis 1:29 It is no small thing, but it can be easily overlooked. God only addresses humankind with the second person pronoun, “you.” Not with any … Continue reading

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Main Character

Re: Verse reading–Genesis 1:26-28; 2:18-25 (day five)  The sixth day of creation is very distinctive. Man is created. The bible describes it as “very good”. There is no denying that there is something special about man, the way he is created, and … Continue reading

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In His Image

Re: Verse reading–Genesis 1:26-28; 2:18-25 (day four) Whether it is carpentry, or sewing, or manufacturing…patterns are important!  For instance, when you need to cut multiple boards exactly the same, you use a pattern…a board that is cut to precisely the correct dimensions.  … Continue reading

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Reign

Re: Verse reading–Genesis 1:26-28; 2:18-25 (day three) “Let them rule…over all the earth.”  The destiny of man to rule over the created order bookends the Bible.  In Genesis and in Revelation, we discover God’s explicit intention that we become the kind of … Continue reading

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