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Genesis 3

  • admin wrote a new blog post: ‘S-Town’ Explores the Maze of the Divine Clockmaker’s Mind   7 months, 2 weeks ago · View

    Thumbnail In the new hit podcast from the producers of ‘Serial,’ the shattered Imago Dei takes center stage. My favorite professor likes to say that a biblical view of humanity “needs to start in Genesis 1, not Genesis 3.” In saying so, he’s arguing for a fuller picture of what Scripture tells us about ourselves—not only that we’re […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: ‘S-Town’ Explores the Maze of the Divine Clockmaker’s Mind   7 months, 2 weeks ago · View

    Thumbnail In the new hit podcast from the producers of ‘Serial,’ the shattered Imago Dei takes center stage. My favorite professor likes to say that a biblical view of humanity “needs to start in Genesis 1, not Genesis 3.” In saying so, he’s arguing for a fuller picture of what Scripture tells us about ourselves—not only that we’re […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: ‘Moonlight’ Is a Flawed, But Rewarding Exercise in Christian Empathy   8 months, 4 weeks ago · View

    Thumbnail The Oscar favorite’s portrayal of black, gay experience is at odds with a biblical sexual ethic—but for some, it might be worth the discomfort. In a few days at the Oscars, we’re likely to see director Barry Jenkins’s acclaimed film Moonlight up for numerous awards, including Best Picture. It will also likely bring home many of those awards. […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: A Journey of Evangelism in Scripture: The Temple   9 months ago · View

    Thumbnail History reflects a God who deeply longs to be with His people. From the beginning of time, God’s desire and design is to dwell in and amongst His creation. God’s dream manifests a world of perfect harmony—a world where God is the natural habitat of humanity. Yet we know the story all too well: man and woman rejected […]

  • Thumbnail The new permanent ESV echoes the example of the KJV. A popular Bible translation is now literally the unchanging Word of God. The English Standard Version (ESV) received its final update this summer, 17 years after it was first authorized by Crossway, its publisher. The translation oversight committee changed just 52 words across 29 verses—out of more than 775,000 […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump and Our Culture of Lying   1 year, 8 months ago · View

    Since the serpent, Satan, lied to Eve about the forbidden fruit (Gen. 3:4-5), mankind has played fast and loose with the truth. But as Sir Walter Scott once so eloquently stated, “Oh what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive.”

  • admin wrote a new blog post: How I Learned to Love My Period   1 year, 8 months ago · View

    Thumbnail From curse to cause for celebration. This post is part of a weekly Her.meneutics series called The Sex We Don’t Talk About , designed to feature female perspectives on aspects of sex and sexuality that can go overlooked in the church. Thoughts of menstruation take me back to that fated day when I first bled. I can still feel my […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update: Moto G (Gen. 3) Update Rolls Out; Motorola Releases Kernel Source for Moto X Pure (2015)   1 year, 10 months ago · View

    Android 6.0 Marshmallow update has started rolling out for Moto G (Gen. 3), while Moto X Pure (2015) source codes are now available.

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Everything Is Terrible: How Bad Stats Fuel Disillusionment   3 years, 4 months ago · View

    ThumbnailWhat’s terrible is bad stats and the impact they have "Everything is awesome." I can say those words and there are those of you who have just had your day ruined by an inanely catchy tune you can't turn off. The musical parody from The Lego Movie just sticks to your brain. However, if we are […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: The Accidental Complementarian   3 years, 8 months ago · View

    ThumbnailHow I came to embrace this misunderstood label. Twice my husband left me. The first time, he moved months ahead of our family to attend Chicago's most prestigious business school. I was pregnant with our third child. The second time, he moved months ahead of us to Toronto, accepting what we both considered an irresistible career […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: The Atonement in the Garden: Genesis 3 by Dr. Jon Akin   3 years, 8 months ago · View

    ThumbnailThe head-crushing, veil-tearing, atoning expectation of a Messiah In our day, few seem concerned with the question, "How can a sinner like me live with God forever?" But that question is central to the biblical storyline. The doctrine of atonement answers that question, and what many fail to see, is that this idea started all the […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Cursed by Natural Childbirth   3 years, 9 months ago · View

    ThumbnailThey say labor makes women feel empowered. So why do I feel so broken and weak? When mothers describe their experiences with natural childbirth, in books and movies and blog posts touting its benefits, they'll often describe feeling empowered, exhilarated, strong. When I gave birth to my second child, one of my nurses affirmed, "Girl, you're […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Pentagon to manufacture Israeli-developed helmet for fighter pilots   4 years, 1 month ago · View

    (JTA) — The Pentagon will manufacture a pilot helmet for F-35 fighter jets co-developed by Elbit Systems, an Israeli company. The Pentagon’s F-35 program made the announcement late last week, saying it would stop development on a second helmet developed by a British company in order to focus exclusively on perfecting the Rockwell Collins Elbit Systems of […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Mother against child   4 years, 10 months ago · View

    Most of human progress, since around 1500, has aimed at reversing the curse of Genesis 3—easing burdens, reducing sweat, relieving pain. Who isn’t grateful for that? But there is a downside: When we reverse the curse, we can easily lose sight of the promise. The major aspect of the curse for women rested squarely on […]