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Genesis 1, a bit less literally...

“You can’t be a Christian if you believe in Evolution! After all, you can’t honestly expect me to believe the world was made in 7 days?!” Creation is one of the main areas in which science and religion get into the ring together, but the way I read it, there doesn’t seem to be any need for it… 1,437 more words


Prayer Day 40: A Christian Guide to Spirituality By Stephen W. Hiemstra

Loving Father. You clothe the birds that neither spin or reap (Matt 6:26). You send the rain and the sunshine on the just and the unjust without discrimination (Matt 5:45). 59 more words


Young Earth Creationism Does Not Have Historical Pedigree

Young Earth Creationists often claim that their view has been the position of the church since its earliest period. Here, I will challenge that notion and argue that, instead, modern creationism is unrecognizable in historic Christianity. 1,899 more words


Genesis 1:2

Genesis 1:2


And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit… 1,205 more words


Genesis 1:1

Genesis 1:1


In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.


In the beginning, ALHYM⁠1 created SHMYM⁠2 and… 538 more words


The Gift of Limits

Today I want to explore a little bit about what God gives in Genesis 1 and 2 to Adam and Eve. The first few chapters of Genesis are crucial for theology as we see the foundation for humanity, without the mark of sin. 386 more words

Theological Musings

Five Minute Fridays - Begin

Every Friday I write for five minutes on a prompt provided by Lisa-Jo Baker. It’s a way to connect with other bloggers and to write differently to how I often write. 700 more words

Bible Reflection