At the first God made the heaven and the earth. Gen 1:1 Jewish tradition sees the creation of the earth as 10 + 1 stories told. Those 11 stories take the creation through 4 worlds, or better, from the first world into the fourth crossing two. What are those four worlds? Four Worlds Imagine yourself … Continue reading The Story of the World
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?