New Beginnings (Gen. 6-9)

There is so much going on in the Great Flood in Genesis 6-9.  Most of us grew up hearing it told as a story. Many of us preachers have focused on themes, such as, Noah building the ark according to exact measurements and how we are to follow God down to the inch. Not thatContinue reading “New Beginnings (Gen. 6-9)”

Walking With God (Gen. 5:21-24)

As you have gone through the first 11 chapters of Genesis, you probably noticed some genealogies.  Some of you may have been tempted to skip over them or do a quick drive by.  Even in our culture, where Ancestory.com and 23andMe has become the craze, we still hate seeing those list of names in our Bibles. ItContinue reading “Walking With God (Gen. 5:21-24)”

God is Good… (Gen. 1-3)

We sometimes have someone say, “God is good”, with the response of the congregation, “all the time.”  The writer of Genesis begins with this statement of faith and carries it through the Pentateuch.  It is an important theme throughout Scripture. Genesis 1.2-4, when the earth was an empty void, with darkness over the face of theContinue reading “God is Good… (Gen. 1-3)”