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Abel - a type of Christ

In a recent post I wrote about Daniel as a foreshadowing or type of Christ. This led me to think about other Old Testament figures who are types of Christ. 179 more words

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Sermon preached at Queen Elizabeth’s Hospital, Bristol, 3 November 1991

I have found that once you get accustomed to committing murder it’s very hard to give it up. 615 more words

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Bible Study: Insights in Genesis: Cain and Abel Part 1

Today in the book of Genesis, I would like to blog about my insights regarding Cain and Abel. The text surrounding the contrast and conflict of these two brothers is the first we come across in Scripture. 628 more words


If Adam And Eve Had Two Sons How Are We All Here Today? 

Someone’s asked me this before and whilst I don’t feel qualified to answer I can’t help myself.

The Bible is not a handbook we refer to for every scientific or historical question. 160 more words

Abel's birthday!

And the final of my kids’ April birthdays, today is Abel’s 17th birthday!! Abel is from Rwanda!

Happy birthday Abel!


David Pawson: Genesis-Eden to Babel

In Unlocking the Bible, Pawson presents a book by book study of the whole Bible . The book is based on Pawson’s belief that the Bible should be studied, as it was written, “a book at a time” (certainly not a verse, or even a chapter at a time); and that each book is best understood by discovering why and for whom it was written. 27 more words

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Our Little Monkey

Last weekend we traveled to Wake Forest to visit some friends. As we were visiting, our kiddos were enjoying playing with old friends, and Abel was enjoying exploring new places. 83 more words