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Your God Is Too Small01/30/15
There is very little in the way of direct revelation of a world that exists alongside our world. We get little glimpses from time to time in the testimony of men who, in vision, were privileged to see a little of it. But we know next to nothing about...
What Is God Doing? #16
If you have ever been to Jerusalem there is a natural question that comes to mind. Why should anyone care very much about this particular piece of real estate? Jerusalem is not a port. It is not on a river. It is not on a trade route. It doesn't sit...
What Is God Doing? #15
How would you feel about having someone else arrange your marriage? Judging by the way people make decisions nowadays, it might not be a bad idea. Half of the marriages people are arranging for themselves are headed for divorce. Maybe we should...
What Is God Doing? #14
In Genesis 22, we have the story of Abraham's trialhis test. God tested Abraham. &ldquolHe said to him, 'Abraham!' 'Here I am,' he replied. Then God said, 'Take your son, your only son, whom you loveIsaacand go to the region of Moriah. Sacrifice him...
What Is God Doing? #13
When God told Abraham that he was going to destroy Sodom and Gomorrah, Abraham nearly talked him out of it. He got God to agree that if ten righteous men were found in the cities, he would not destroy the cities for their sakes. Abraham quit reasoning...
Endowed By Their Creator
I honestly don't know what the founders of this nation believed about God. But I do have their words to go by. They signed their namesand pledged their lives, fortunes, and sacred honorto a document that began this way: "We hold these truths to be...
What Is God Doing? #12
There is such a thing as believing God and still having your doubts. The fact that a person doubts on a given point, though, doesn't mean they don't trust God. People who read the Bible and try to get it right should know this: God is not offended by...
What Is God Doing? #11
There is nothing new about surrogate motherhood, you know. In fact, there is an example of it in the Bibleand it carried with it then the same pitfalls and potential for discord as it does today.The infertile woman was Sarah, and her husband was...
What Is God Doing? #10
Everyone loves a mystery, so I have a good one for you. There is this shadowy Old Testament character who appears only once in the historical accounts of the Bible. His name is Melchizedek, and there are some truly strange things about him. He is...
What Is God Doing? #9
What in the world is God doing? And what does religion have to do with it? I know it may sound a little strange to ask, but asking strange questions is sometimes what teachers do. Man is very prolific in religion-building. But, very often, his...
Understanding the Fall
What Is God Doing? #8
It must have been terrifying being on Noah's ark for all those daysclosed up inside, unable to see the sky, hearing a pouring torrent beat the roof, and feeling the whole shop rock to and fro with the waves. But, you know, the most terrifying part of...
What Is God Doing? #7
Sometimes the Bible can be very disturbing. One reason is because the Bible presents ideas that upset us when they are not what we want to hear. Most of us have a personal theology and our own unique way of looking at God. We then tend to see...
What in Is God Doing? #6
People get some really strange ideas about the Bible. There are those who believe, for example, that the forbidden fruit in the Garden of Eden was sex or that Cain was the result of some union between Eve and the serpent. They pay no mind to what the...
What Is God Doing? #5
If there's one story in the Bible that is familiar to everyone, it's the story of Adam and Eve and the Garden of Eden. For one thing, people who start out to read the Bible naturally start at the beginning. A lot of times they make it about to...
Before the Beginning
We have two sources of information about God. First, we have his revelation of himself in the Bible. Second, we have God's revelation of himself in the creation. From those two witnesses we have a glimpse into the entirety of God's planfrom now all...
What Is God Doing? #4
You aren't under any stress, are you? The funny thing about that question is that most people will answer that question with something like, "No. Not really." But, in reality, far too many people are suffering from things like anxiety, high blood...
What Is God Doing? #3
Most people believe that there is a God. Strangely, many people have not considered the consequences of that belief. If God exists, and if he created the world and everything in it, then that raises a really fascinating question: Why did he do it?...
What Is God Doing? #2
"In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters." There's a theory that in the original creation the...
What Is God Doing? #1
What in the world is God doing? I don't think any religious system on Earth has even scratched the surface. Now, we owe a staggering debt to those who have gone before and received and passed onto us the testimony of God. The Bible is a book of...
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