Christian Purpose

What is the purpose of the Christian life?

In teaching worldview, I’m finding that I must clarify my own thinking in many ways —and understanding […]

Genesis 3: The Consequences of Sin (Part 5)

There is one final component in the consequences of sin we need to understand before we can fully understand sin and it’s impact in our […]

On Focus

And out of the ground the LORD God made to spring up every tree that is pleasant to the sight and good for food. The […]

Genesis 3: The Consequences of Sin (Part 4)

In the last post on Genesis 3, we saw that separation is a major theme of the consequences of sin —but we didn’t cover every […]

Genesis 3: The Consequences of Sin (Part 2)

In the last post on this topic, we discussed the first consequence of sin —hiding from God. The second consequence is on Satan:

Because you […]

Genesis 3:1-7, The Process of Temptation (Part 3)

Have you ever lost something? Silly question —of course you have.

The real question is, where did you find it? Have you ever noticed that […]

Genesis 3:1-7, The Process of Temptation (Part 1)

Eve was given a direct commandment, and she disobeyed it. Simple and straightforward. Or is it?

For instance, why shouldn’t they eat of this tree? […]

Pleasant Deceptions

You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not […]

The Meanings of Know, Part 1

And the Lord God commanded the man, saying, “You may surely eat of every tree of the garden, but of the tree of the […]

Narrative 007: Consequences of the Fall

The slides are up for session 7 of our small group narrative study of the Scriptures. This one covers total depravity and the transmission […]