Category Archives: Genesis

More Thoughts on Church

Continuing from yesterday’s post and reflection, I have really begun to question the narratives and messages I hear from fellow Christians and various pastors. I am struggling to understand purpose. I am trying to understand what it is that God … Continue reading

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Thoughts for the Day — August 1st, 2016

Lately I have been wrestling with the Old Testament and in some ways wrestling with God, as the early Hebrews described Him. I read Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy and often come away from my readings thinking this God … Continue reading

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Ruth Loved Naomi as Adam Loved Eve

The same Hebrew word that is used in Genesis 2:24 to describe how Adam felt about Eve (and how spouses are supposed to feel toward each other) is used in Ruth 1:14 to describe how Ruth felt about Naomi. Her … Continue reading

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What Does the Bible Say About Transgender People?

A topic that can’t be avoided, matched with the Scripture that can’t be avoided.  Much in the way that folks expressing hatred or discrimination against gays and lesbians quote from Deuteronomy or Leviticus or some passage in Romans, so too it … Continue reading

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