Genesis (Part 4)

We finish Genesis with the life of Joseph. In my last post I talked about stewardship. What better example than the man who remained faithful to God through many years of trials and whom God, in turn, used to save the masses. For those who don't know the story of Joseph, here's a summarized rundown. [...]

Genesis (Part 2)

We all know the story of Noah's Ark and, like so many other stories from the Bible, it is familiar, which I believe causes it to lose its significance. Just think about it: The Bible tells us Noah was 500 years old when he had his sons and "Noah was 600 years old when the [...]

Genesis (Part 1)

Reading through the Old Testament for the first time was like reading a novel of stories. Understanding the events of what took place but not getting out of it everything God intended because I was reading just to read (which was not a bad thing because at least I was reading). When I finished reading [...]

Even Satan Believes

I think there's a common misconception that simply believing in God will get you into heaven. Even believing that Jesus Christ died for your sins and rose on the third day isn't enough in and of itself. I've spent a lot of time thinking about this and it's so very complicated and so very simple [...]

Adoption

In the spirit of Valentines Day, I thought I'd write about adoption! This may sound strange at first, but Valentines Day is the day the adoption of our son became final. It is a day that has been celebrated in our house as his second birthday since he found out he was adopted in the [...]