(The Amazon links in this post are affiliate links, meaning that should you purchase after clicking one I make a small commission.) Hi friend! It’s been a while and I apologize. So much happened this summer it’s been hard to keep it all straight. I’ve been leaning into creating a way of helping others have […]
How are you doing? This whole Coronavirus thing is quite unnerving, if we are honest. If you need a fresh perspective, I’d encourage you to take some time and read through the book of Job, especially the beginning and the end. The Lord reminded me of the truths of His character that are revealed in the book.
There is a huge movement in Christian circles that focuses on prosperity and ease in the Christian life. The prosperity message soothes people’s minds with the message that God wants them to have a life of ease. The prosperity message teaches that people can create a life of good health, money and material possessions with
Do you associate obedience with the story of the crossing of the Red Sea in Exodus 14? Have you ever stopped to really take in the story? If you’re like me, you were under the impression that the miracle was immediate. Moses raised his hands, the sea parted and the Israelites crossed on dry land in a
What do you do when you find yourself in circumstances that are not your fault? Circumstances that have been brought about by another person’s choices and decisions. As Ruth opens, we read the story that sets up the rest of the story. We are told about how Ruth came to be widowed and childless in a
Are you feeling forgotten, lost, or like you are lacking direction? Have the trials of life overwhelmed you? Maybe you’re scared of the odds stacked against you. Has life pushed you to the point where you’re weary of fighting the good fight? Reading through and studying the Old Testament Bible stories as an adult is
Abraham, yet again inspired me. Actually, this time is the the call in Genesis and the answer in the New Testament. I have started to uncover the truth that the foundations of our faith have been laid out from the very beginning of time. In the story of Abraham around the time of Isaac’s birth,
Today I am sharing with you some insight from Henry Morris’ book The Genesis Record. His commentary on the story that ends chapter 14 of Genesis and begins chapter 15 includes a train of thought that blew me away. I hope you are as amazed by this as I am today. Chapter 14 ends with
Two weeks ago I began reading through Job. It is thought to be the oldest written book of the Bible and it appears that Job lived a few generations before Abraham. His life most likely overlapped both Noah and Abraham and he probably lived in the days surrounding the Tower of Babel, given the number
Digging deep into those four verses in Genesis 10 about Nimrod set the stage for the story of the Tower of Babel in Genesis 11. But, so what. What does understanding the culture and the people of those days mean for us today and how can we apply it to our lives here in 2015?