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Waiting for The Day (Part 1): Promises, Creation, and the Hope Impossible

Advent 2014 has just begun.

This year I have been thinking about Advent more than usual.

I didn’t come from a context that paid a huge amount of attention to Advent (other than it being the time to begin decorating a tree and defrosting a turkey) but when I started university I met many who had. 2,162 more words


To Look Forwards, One Must First Look Backwards

In my first year of legal history, I was lectured by a small grey haired man that was the epitome of ‘eccentric’. He was a polymath: a musical prodigy and a published botanist, as well as a legal historian. 678 more words


The Creator Who Gives Being

In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.  And the earth was without form, and void…

One of the things I love about how God created the world is that He both created from nothing, spoke things straight into existence, – and also formed things.  646 more words