There is a very common misconception (even among Bible believers) that the Genesis account contains two creation stories. Many percieve the first and second chapters of Genesis to be different tales. They could not be farther from the truth. The two supposed Creation accounts are part of the same consistent story! Chapter 1 of Genesis … Continue reading Answers for Skeptics: Are There Two Creation Stories in Genesis?
The Bible makes it clear that God is the creator of the heaven and the earth in Genesis 1:1 and Isaiah 44:24. But the skeptics do speak well when they argue that the Bible also gives credit to Jesus; for He is (indeed) the Creator. The Bible contains mysteries and riddles whose answers will be … Continue reading Answers for Skeptics: Who Created Heaven and Earth?
The Bible answers this definitively, once and for all in Genesis 1:1. In the beginning, God created the heaven and the earth. It is impossible for the human mind to fully fathom an infinite timespan or a time before our concept of time. God makes it simple for us. At the very start of His … Continue reading Answers for Skeptics: When was heaven created?
Any firm believer in the Bible should understand that NO contradictions exist in the perfect word of God. Below, I outlined several points that have helped me begin to understand the Bible as it was intended to be understood. Perhaps the list might help others as well. Things to Understand Before You Will Ever Understand … Continue reading Does the Bible Contradict Itself?
Almost everyone at some point or another tries to find their "religious flavor". Many want a God other than the one in the Bible because He doesn't seem as "laissez-faire" as other gods. They want this god, or that one because he, she, or it is okay with something that the LORD God of the … Continue reading Taste and See the Lord’s Goodness
Has anyone noticed that God waits on us? Yes...almost like a waiter in a restaurant. He has an assortment of blessings in store for us, but we must place the order and even before that, we must be in the right spiritual state to place the order. David recognized this when he said in Psalns … Continue reading Your Move
How many times should we forgive? Does our forgiveness benefit those who have done us wrong? Can we ever truly forgive and forget? These are questions one might ask when they are learning how to practice forgiveness. To forgive another is to show them both grace and mercy. None of those are earned after a … Continue reading Seventy Times Seven