So I have to be honest with you, I told you over a month ago that I was going on vacation and would be back in a week. 493 more words
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When Adam had lived 130 years he fathered a son in his own likeness, according to his image, and he named him Seth.
Then God said, “Let us make humankind in our image, after our likeness, so they may rule over the fish of the sea and the birds of the air, over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over all the creatures that move on the earth.” God created humankind in his own image, in the image of God he created them, male and female he created them.
Note: This is part 2 of 5 in a series looking at the overall story of God’s plan, or redemptive history, as told across the breadth of Scripture and ancient Near East history. 1,213 more words
In the last chapter, Joseph, disguising himself from his brothers, accused them of being spies when they came to buy food during the famine. To prove they were not spies, he kept Simeon until they brought their youngest brother Benjamin back with them. 448 more words
You Can Run – But You Can’t Hide
July 20, 2014
Have you ever had one of those times when it seemed that everything is going against you, that no one cares for you, that you are desperate and alone – but suddenly in the midst of that desperation and loneliness something happens and somehow you experience God in a new way, in such a way that it becomes clear to you that God is with you and suddenly you no longer feel so alone but feel a part of a community that includes none other than God, God’s self? 1,487 more words