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W.I.S.H. Post – May 27, 2020

Read: John 1:1-14 In an earlier WISH post I noted that scholars believe that Genesis ch.1 and 2 are two accounts of creation; Genesis 1 is a prose poem, and Genesis 2 is the Adam and Eve narrative. While that’s interesting, the Bible has two more passages that retell...

W.I.S.H. Post – May 24, 2020

Read: Psalm 8 The psalmist shares his awe of God and creation with such beauty. Everyone reading this has, at some time, been inspired by the beauty and majesty of creation, at least I hope so. Likewise, we have all failed at times to appreciate the beauty of creation...

W.I.S.H. Post – May 17, 2020

Read: Genesis 1-2 Many Bible scholars believe that Genesis has two creation accounts, chapter 1 and chapter 2. Some Bible scholars regard the two accounts as complimentary, not separate, the way you’d find differences between a newspaper reporter’s account and a...

W.I.S.H. Post – May 13, 2020

Read: Ephesians 2:10 “10 For we are what he has made us, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand to be our way of life.” So, what does it mean to be created in the image and likeness of God? That’s a great question, and I’ll offer my...

W.I.S.H. Post – May 10, 2020

Read: Genesis 1:26-31 Happy Mother’s Day! In our study we’re looking at the gender and the nature of God. Is God male or female? The best answer may be “neither” or “both”. First, the Bible uses images that we are familiar with to help us understand a spiritual truth....

W.I.S.H. Post – May 6, 2020

Read: Genesis 1:26-27 “26 Then God said, “Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground.”...