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Sept 22, We Lost It All in the Fall.

Yesterday we saw the depth of the relationship Adam and Eve had in the Garden, but today we need to look at how they lost it.  Chapter 3 is the story of that fall and the rest of the Bible is the story of what happens as a result.  Satan comes in and gets them […]

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Sept 21, What they had in the Garden

Yesterday we saw the mirror images of the Genesis account and the Revelation account of Creation and the Renewal of the earth.  I said, the two accounts are obviously deliberate.  We live at the end of the in the between time—hearing what Randy Alcorn calls “the echoes of Eden and the approaching footfalls of the […]

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Sept 20, Created to Abide

Yesterday we looked at the heavenly realm and sought to understand that God is here and wherever we might go.  When you read the Bible you begin to understand that man was created to abide in God.  We see it from the first day of creation.  God created man and put him in a garden […]

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Sept 19, God is Here!

One of my favorite stories in the Bible is found in 2 Kings 6.  The king of Syria was warring against Israel and he would go to his servants and say we will camp at such and such a place and Elisha would go tell the king of Israel.  The king of Syria was convinced […]

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Sept 17, Wrong Worship

Yesterday I wrote about false worship…today I’ll share a video Mark Walker shared with me…it is funny, but would be more funny if it were not so true.

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Aug 1, All I Need!

The idea of “one thing” is throughout the Scriptures.  In Luke 10:42 Jesus responded to Martha who was worried about many things, “but one thing is necessary. Mary has chosen the good portion, which will not be taken away from her.”  In Luke 18:22 Jesus told the Rich Young Ruler, “One thing you still lack. […]

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