He has made everything beautiful in its time. Also, he has put eternity into man’s heart, yet so that he cannot find out what God has done from the beginning to the end. Ecc 3:11 Will we ever, or have we ever figured out all of God’s plan and doings? This verse tells us that … Continue reading Halakah – the Way
At the first God made the heaven and the earth. Gen 1:1 The Big Fight For the last several hundred years, the creation story in the bible has been a piece of resistance and a reason to fight. Christians thought they had to defend the story against science. Why so? Some Christians were under the … Continue reading Creation Story – A Personal Experience
Sola Fide Sola Scriptura Sola Gratia Solus Jesus Soli Deo Gloria Martin Luther This year we celebrate 500 years of reformation. This is due to the internal necessity of us humans to fix a date for a process. There obviously is merit in the date of 1517, yet it has to be viewed within the … Continue reading 500 Years of Reformation
Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Rom 12:2 Yesterday, Turkey just voted on a new political system with a very strong president. They used to have a shared executive power between president and prime minister, with the parliament … Continue reading What are we to learn from the World?
A Vision Have you ever seen one of those pictures that show you all the lights on the earth at night as seen from space? (Well, at least now you have.) I have a vision: since we are the light of this world, let us be such a pattern, such a covering of the … Continue reading The Body of Christ
And the Lord God took the man and put him in the Garden of Eden to tend and guard and keep it. Gen 2:15 There are three creation principles, namely The responsibility of man for the earth as created by God The covenant of marriage as husband and wife, man and woman The correlation of … Continue reading What is work?
And he gave some apostles, and some prophets, and other some evangelists, and other some pastors and doctors, for the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ: Until we all meet into the unity of faith, and of the knowledge of the Son of … Continue reading Teaming up