Genesis

Article
Sep 5, 2006
Wayne StilesWayne Stiles
In Good Hands “We can hold nothing—not even a child—more dear than our trust in God.” In this article Wayne Stiles challenges parents to trust God’s wisdom over their own.
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Clearing the Muddy Waters A recent United Nations report predicted that severe and potentially irreversible damage to the environment will occur by the year 2032—most of it in developing countries. As...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Kenneth O. GangelKenneth O. Gangel
Lessons From Kidnapped Children THE STATISTICS INUNDATE US TO THE POINT OF NEAR-DESPAIR. Fifteen million American children live in poverty. Nearly one-half of all children in the U.S. live with only one parent....
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Cloning, Stem-Cell Research and the Bible THE GENETIC REVOLUTION MAY HAVE BEGUN in the twentieth century, but its impact will be felt mostly in the twenty-first century. Meanwhile, as knowledge in genetics doubles every...
Bible
Jul 7, 2006
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
Logos, Light, Life, Lord, and Ladder Why not put away the Santa Claus and candy canes and pick up a small ladder to lean against your fireplace this year?
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Michael PocockMichael Pocock
Open the Window Broaden your missions perspective strategy beyond the 10/40 window.
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Things Are Not Always As They Seem I recently bought a bargain that cost me more than it saved. For a mere penny I purchased 14 CDs from a mail-order company, and I promised to buy four more at “regular club...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Lord of the Rings: Foundations for Marriage “That is why a man leaves his father and mother and unites with his wife, and they become a new family” (Gen. 2:24, NET BIBLE). We often hear Genesis 2:24 quoted...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
The Christmas Prophecies “Don’t make me come down there.”—God  You might have seen the above statement on a billboard. It puts a smile on the face of the Christian who believes...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Stephen J. BramerStephen J. Bramer
Love Others Social justice is the theme of the Old Testament book of Amos.
Public Square
Jul 7, 2006
Ramesh RichardRamesh Richard
Divine Meaning in Natural Disaster On this rainy October day (8, 2005) in Costa Rica, I am overwhelmed as CNN scrolls news about natural disasters on several fronts...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Robert B. ChisholmRobert B. Chisholm
Does God Change His Mind Some theologians would agree, “The omnipotent, sovereign God decrees all things and does not change His mind. He is omniscient and immutable.”
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Eugene H. MerrillEugene H. Merrill
In The Begining... The “Why” of Genesis 1–2 The most common, almost instinctual, reaction of people who read the first two chapters of Genesis has to do with the nature of the creation account. Did God create all things in...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
A Parent's Gift: Developing a Healthy Attitude Toward Work in Your Children “Jennifer, I would like you to clean your room and vacuum the living room this afternoon.” “Oh, Mother, I would love to help. I know that your life is busy, and I would like...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
In The Word Whether dealing with greed or generosity, laziness or work, the Bible has a lot to say about how we handle our resources—our energy, our money, our time. What exactly does it...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
J. Vernon McGee
Hints From The Scholars: The Christmas Family Tree The purpose of Matthew's genealogy was apparent to any Jew, for the Messiah must be of the seed of David, and without documentary proof to this end no one could hope to claim...
Public Square
Jul 7, 2006
Sandra GlahnSandra Glahn
Why We Honor the Human Embryo My family gathered after our holiday feast to play Balderdash, a game in which players make up definitions for infrequently used words. The made-up definitions are thrown in with...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Elizabeth Inrig
Mothers of Mystery: The Five Women of Christmas Dr. Elizabeth Inrig (MA[BS], 1993) reminds us that the women God chose to include in the royal lineage of Christ tell us something about our own place in the salvation story and...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Rollin Van BroekhovenRollin Van Broekhoven
Stem Cell Research, Morality, and Law A paper presented to the Oxford Society of Scholars Forum by Rollin A. Van Broekhoven, JD, LLM, DPhil, DLitt, DPS 29 September 2001 INTRODUCTION In 1729, when the Irish were...
Stories
Jul 7, 2006
Julie Cramer
Extreme Makeover: The Exterior Have you ever felt overwhelmed by messages telling you to be thinner, richer, younger? What happened in the Garden of Eden holds the key to unlocking a healthy view of self—and...
Bible
Jul 7, 2006
Marsh WhiteMarsh White
Reservoir of Grace Because of Christ’s sacrifice on the cross, we don’t have to plead guilty in an open-and-shut case. A right understanding of His sacrifice can move us from living a...
Chapel
Apr 21, 2006
Martin E. Hawkins
The Test Before Graduation Dr. Martin Hawkins, president of Southern Bible Institute, brings the message that in the midst of tedious testing, God will provide.