Category Archives: Studying Scripture

Strengthen Your Faith

Strengthen Your Faith

I guess it was two years ago now, maybe three, that I purposed to read through the Bible chronologically.  Starting in Genesis, I read my way through the book with a couple commentaries and was blown away by what I was learning.  The parallels, the depth understanding the Hebrew words brought to the oh-so-familiar stories… Continue Reading

Praying Continually…

Praying Continually…

Last Sunday morning we missed church because Baby Bro kept on sleeping and I have learned not to interrupt his sleep.  My third child is not one to sleep anywhere and roll with the punches.  Anyway, I took some time to retreat to our room and catch up on my Bible study that I had… Continue Reading

Nimrod and The Tower of Babel

Nimrod and The Tower of Babel

Have you ever wondered the point of the factual list-type passages in scripture?  I always did too and usually just skimmed them over enough to say I had read them.  In Genesis 10 we find what is known as the Table of Nations and that gives us a basic introduction and understanding into how the… Continue Reading

Inspired to Forgive

Inspired to Forgive

If anyone had the right to be angry, bitter and revengeful it was Joseph. I think being ridiculed and laughed at from childhood, thrown into a deep well and sold into slavery, accused of something that goes against your moral code and being punished for it as well as even being prejudiced against despite a… Continue Reading

Beware of Satan’s Way

Beware of Satan’s Way

We all know that Lucifer is the fallen angel who we now know as Satan. Common knowledge is that he thought himself able to be God and therefore got himself thrown out of Heaven.   But when you look back at the story in Genesis of how he deceived Eve, there are many points and… Continue Reading

Jacob’s Journey

Jacob’s Journey

Nestled in Jacob’s journey back to Caanan is the story where Jacob prepares to meet Esau, and in this story Jacob is scared.  Maybe a better phrase is full of fear.  He had sent word to Esau that he was passing through only to find that Esau was still desiring to kill him for what… Continue Reading