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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

Good Ground

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

The Parable of the Prodigal Son and brothers in Genesis

This week’s posts have centred on the Parable of the Prodigal Son.

Monday’s looked at the elder brother. Tuesday’s addressed misapplications of the parable to… 3,915 more words


New-Zealand road-trip south

We have been only 5 days in NZ, and it looks like it has been a month!

We had to be in the mountains of the south island around the 15th of April, so we have been racing south from Auckland to Wanaka, stopping in some known places and wherever nature was particularly beautiful, which is almost everywhere! 197 more words


Taking Control of the Heart

“If you do well, will you not be accepted?  And if you do not well, sin is crouching at the door.  Its desire is for you, but you must rule over it.”  Genesis 4:7… 2,505 more words