The Story of The Bible (Genesis-Deuteronomy)

As we begin our study of going through the Bible, we must first begin in Genesis and begin to form the foundation of the story line of the Bible as well as the smaller narratives that flow into the larger narrative. In this article, we will cover the first five books of the Bible, Genesis…

Creation: A Detailed View of Day 1 (part 2)

Creation: Day 1 (part 2) And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. God saw that the light was good, and he separated the light from the darkness. God called the light “day,” and the darkness he called “night.” And there was evening, and there was morning—the first day.

Creation: A Detailed View of Day 1 (part 1)

The Creation account in Genesis is probably one of the most beautiful, controversial, and intriguing passages of any text of all time. There is so much in the Creation account that we could spend our entire lives discussing and asking questions about how and why God did what He did. To some, it is just…

Creation: A Detailed View of Day 6 (part 2)

This is the last article in our Creation series. So far in the creation story, we have studied every aspect of creation except the last and most important piece, humans. God’s precious humans are made along with the animals on day 6 of creation. Last time, we looked at the animals. This time and to…

Patterns of Creation

Patterns in Creation When we look at the Creation account there are so many things to read and wonder about. There are also many things that catch one’s eye when reading this beautiful account. One of these things could be what we call a “pattern in creation”. This would be a pattern that we see…

Creation: A Detailed View of Day 6 (part 1)

So far, we have all of creation except two of the most dominant aspects of creation, animals and humans. As we start to look at the sixth day of creation in more detail, we see some striking details as to why and how these two creations, especially us, are so different from the rest of…

Creation: A Detailed View of Day 5

In the last study on creation, we looked at the creation of the heavenly bodies, the sun, moon, and stars and their significance. We looked at how their task to rule the heavens is a task given from God and how He is giving authority to His creation. Today we will look at day 5…

Creation: A Detailed View of Day 4

Day four of creation is packed full of symbolism and representation that lies beneath the surface of the text. At this point in creation, we have the earth, land, sea, a sky above, and plants on the land. This is the point in which God is going to start filling His earth and universe with…

Creation: A Detailed View of Days 2&3

Day 2 Genesis 1:6-8 “And God said, “Let there be a vault between the waters to separate water from water.” So God made the vault and separated the water under the vault from the water above it. And it was so. God called the vault “sky.” And there was evening, and there was morning—the second…

The Creation Account (Days 1-3)

When you think of the universe, what do you think of? Stars, Planets, Galaxies, Meteors, basically everything in space. All of these are part of the universe, even earth is part of the grand universe we call space. One of the greatest controversial questions ever asked is, ‘Who or what made the universe?’ How did…