The Christian faith should touch more than just your spirit. The phrase ‘I am born-again’ is often used lightly.
The full implications of our coming into a living knowledge of Christ should a renewed thinking and more control of the untamed emotions that often give believers a bad name – and not always without some justification.
This continues our Bible Tour from last month.
Joshua follows the book of Deuteronomy. Joshua is all about the conquest of the land of Canaan that God had promised to Abraham in Genesis 12. Moses is now dead and Joshua is the new leader of the children of Israel. God tells Joshua to be strong and courageous – essential ingredients for leadership (ch. 1). Joshua leads the children of Israel in taking (almost) all the Land God had promised them. Continue reading Bible Tour – Part 2
The Bible is made up of 66 books. There are 39 books in the Old Testament and 27 books in the New Testament.
Below is a quick overview of these books.
Genesis is the first book of the Bible. The first twelve chapters cover four major events – Creation, The fall, The flood and the division of the Nations. Continue reading Bible Tour – part 1
Then God said, “Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground.” So God created mankind in his own image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them. (Genesis 1:26-27 NIV)
Continue reading Made in His Image