Eve. What comes to mind when we think about Eve? "She ate the "Apple"" seems totop the list. "She was tempted by a snake". "She came out of a man's rib". "She caused all the problems in the world"... And so forth. While some of these claims have some credibility, most times they are just… Continue reading The Story of Eve: Woman. Wife. Mother.
As we approach Easter, I find myself asking this question, again: What is the time-line of Jesus' crucifixion? How did Jesus spend the final days and hours leading up to His Death and resurrection? And how can we explain it in chronological order? The 4 Gospels Matthew, Mark Luke and John recorded the life of… Continue reading The Final Week of Jesus: A Day-by-Day Account
This is the story of a popular family in the Bible - from Abraham to Judah. They were indeed a chosen generation, a people who had a "Covenant" with God. But despite this, they were also a family deeply tarnished by atrocities and lots of scandal... Let's Talk About Esau So, what did Esau do… Continue reading A Lineage of Grace and a Lineage of Castaways
Ezekiel 22:30 is no doubt a popular verse of the Bible, and one which has become one of our catch phrases in the Christian community. It's the verse where God was searching for somebody to "stand in the gap". It reads: "I searched for a man among them who would build up the wall and… Continue reading Standing In The Gap: The BackStory
The EARTH is 4.5 Billion years old. That's according to evidences such as radiometric dating, etcetera. 4.543 billion years old, to be precise. And the universe is about 14 billion years old. Yet, it appears the Bible teaches differently, because according to the Bible, we have a fairly young earth which is less than 10… Continue reading The Bible on “Seasons”: How Old is the Earth?
Today, I'm writing a story. The Beautiful Story of John The Beloved!! He had a thriving fishing business, which he was running with his brother James and their father Daddy Zebedee. He had a sweet Mother Mrs Zebedee - who was traditionally believed to be Salome who was traditionally believed to be Mary's sister, leading… Continue reading The Beautiful Story of John The Beloved!!
There is an on-going discussion in many quarters, and among Christians, surrounding this pertinent question: IS THE OLD TESTAMENT STILL RELEVANT TODAY? It appears the 21st century Christians now cherry-pick which part of Old testament that should apply to them and which part is not applicable. This has caused so much controversies and so much… Continue reading Is The Old Testament Still Relevant Today?