Tag Archives: Creation

How Can I Be Unique?

The advent of social media and influencers has increased our society’s tendency to conform everyone to a single way of thinking, dressing, and living. Most of us do not question our received mores and habits. We just go with the flow, hoping to look cool or at least not stick out too much. Everyone is…
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Reading Genesis 1: Part 1

https://youtu.be/_9xyFXqh5xw By [wbt_preacher_link preacher="Will Barlow"] What have we seen so far? Genesis was written to a group of ancient people coming out of slavery The questions that they were asking of the text are different than the questions that we ask How can we read Genesis 1? Does Genesis 1 begin with a continuous narrative…
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Background on Genesis 1

https://youtu.be/s6BJBuavTnE By [wbt_preacher_link preacher="Will Barlow"] What is our assumption about the Bible? “The Bible teaches us how to go to heaven, not how the heavens go.” — Galileo Background to Genesis Who wrote Genesis? Some say that it was a mixture of writers over a longer span of time I believe that Moses wrote Genesis…
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Yahweh the Supreme Creator

https://youtu.be/tSO106waGnA By [wbt_preacher_link preacher="Sean Finnegan"] The God of the Bible is the supreme creator of our ordered world. He is utterly unrivaled in his role as God over all. His name is Yahweh, which implies that he is the existing one, the one who always is. Thousands of times the Bible employs singular pronouns for…
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Creation Covenant

https://youtu.be/pTJHoeVU0Bo By [wbt_preacher_link preacher="Sean Finnegan"] As we begin part two of our class, we will consider God’s covenant with creation and the roles Adam and Noah play.  God’s commitment to the created order shows us his original intention as well as providing the foundation stone upon which he will build all subsequent covenants. Covenants Two…
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The Bible’s View of the Human Body 1: Creation and Fall

Between the apathy and reductionism of those who think our biological bodies don't matter and the vanity and superficiality of the celebrity culture that places ultimate value on appearance, the Bible offers a surprisingly elevated view of the body that engenders respect but not worship.  In a world of sexual harassment, abortion, and sex reassignment…
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