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Genesis 18-22

  • Thumbnail A Christian worldview embraces two things: the Great Commandment and the Great Commission In Part 1 , I talked about why we are at a time when we need to step back and assess how we view the world and the lens we apply to all that we see and do. I talked about a Christian worldview that holds […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Good Behavior Matters After All   1 year, 10 months ago · View

    Thumbnail How I discovered God’s plan to reach a lost and sinful world. In the early 1980s, I was a young tutor at All Nations Christian College in Hertfordshire, England. In a faculty meeting, one of my colleagues said, “These students need to understand that mission is not something we add to the text, an afterthought at the […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Giving thanks for a fight-free Thanksgiving   1 year, 11 months ago · View

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    Thanksgiving at the author’s home. Just because the meal is largely a secular one for Jews, don’t assume our adherence to tradition is given the day off. (Edmon J. Rodman)

    LOS ANGELES ( JTA) — As my family — and families across the country — begin preparations for the Thanksgiving feast, I started to wonder what kind of […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: The Atonement and Abraham’s Sacrifice of Isaac: Genesis 22 by Dr. David Murray   3 years, 6 months ago · View

    ThumbnailIn the events of Genesis 22, Abraham and Isaac point to God and a greater sacrifice. "What does this reveal about God and His salvation?" That's the question the Israelites, the original readers, asked when they read their Bibles. When they asked Genesis 22 this question, they got four answers. God demands sacrifice Israelites reading Genesis […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: The difference you make   4 years, 9 months ago · View

    Do you know that for the sake of you, Christian, God blesses unbelievers? All throughout history, righteous people have made it good for unrighteous people, just by being there. Noah’s whole family was saved in a boat on account of Noah (Genesis 7:1). Lot’s family was saved from the destruction of Sodom on account of […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Surprise endings   4 years, 12 months ago · View

    The Lord specializes in surprise endings. I will mention just a few: Abraham graciously gives Lot the first pick of the real estate when they split, and Lot chooses the fertile parcel for himself. In the end, Abraham is the one who prospers, and the grabby nephew finds himself stuck in the red-light district of […]