As we either grow up in the church or begin participating in services after salvation we are exposed to a lot of traditions that don’t really seem rooted in anything. 1,365 more words
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“For the Lord gives wisdom, and from his mouth come knowledge and understanding (Proverbs 2:6).
A former professor of mine told our class, “Sometimes common sense isn’t so common.” I don’t remember to what he was referring and I don’t know if the comment was original with him. 482 more words
(excerpt from a recent sermon on Genesis 1:1)
In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.
I’ve been breaking this single verse down into chunks as a way of digging into God’s domain, his sovereignty over everything we can see, everything we can’t see, everything we can imagine, and the time in which we see, don’t see, and imagine. 1,058 more words
(excerpt from a recent sermon given on Genesis 1:1)
In part 1 of the series, I briefly touched on God’s relationship to time. This second portion continues the first verse in Genesis, turning to God’s role as Creator and his continuing interest in human creativity. 1,043 more words