The other day I saw an ad that was so true it made me laugh. Usually I think of ads as so exaggerated that I don’t believe any of them. I mean, when I see things like this I usually ignore them because their claims are so preposterous! “Get 4 Disney movies for $1!” “Never… Continue reading God Wants to Hear from You!
You and I were created in the image of God. It seems like a simple statement. It’s one we take for granted and often ignore. But what does it truly mean to be created in the image of God, Imago Dei? First of all, it means that God created us like Him. He created a… Continue reading Imago Dei
In America in the year 2017, we can have almost everything the moment we decide we want it (or pretty close). Take cooking, for starters (a job that used to take hours over an open fire or wood stove): we now have instant meals that take only seconds, as well as instant coffee. Instead of… Continue reading Instant Post
I was babysitting for a neighbor the other day and forgot to take a book. The kids were in bed, the dishes were clean, and so I decided to look through at the bookshelves in their living room in hopes of finding something to read. I ended up with The Prepper’s Handbook. Not really my… Continue reading The Prepper’s Handbook [Not a book review]
Cross Reference. The phrase makes some cringe with fear. The same phrase can thrill others with excitement. Some--like me--cower when they hear that they are about to discover new cross references. Sarah, on the other hand, believes that cross references are one of the most important tools to studying the Bible. And she's right! Here's… Continue reading Cross References
It’s no mistake that the Bible contains 66 books. One person didn’t just decide to write down their favorite stories and make a collection. No, each book was divinely inspired by God. Sometimes, though, we can tend to prioritize certain books of the Bible. We agree that most (if not all) of the New Testament… Continue reading Why Genesis?
Sarah and I were discussing Genesis the other day. Among the things we discussed was how to present Genesis in our blog posts. I came up with a bunch of ideas. Today I picked my absolute favorite of all those ideas, and so I present to you: Out of the Garden A fictional story… Continue reading Out of the Garden