In defiance of God’s will, a large group of Noah’s descendants decided it would be good to build a city and tower constructed of brick and tar. The purpose was to create a cohesive population that would become powerful without God’s help. This would prevent scattering of people, which was God’s will. The consequence was… Read More »
Noah was humbled by what he saw when the door of the ark was opened. The world did not look like it did when he entered the ark. There were no people and no animals. The only animals were those that were waiting to be released from the ark. The only people were his family. … Read More »
When God said, “It’s time!” Noah stored food for each of the animals and placed them into the living quarters that would be their home for the next year. While the door of the ark was shut, Noah continued on his faith journey by feeding the animals and providing reassurance to his family.
Instructed by God to build a large boat, 450 feet long by 75 feet wide by 45 feet high, Noah’s faith was tested. Neighbors and travelers weren’t simply curious at this undertaking, they scoffed at him and suggested he had lost his senses. For nearly 100 years, Noah painstakingly constructed the boat as instructed by… Read More »
Noah chose to reject the lifestyle of the surrounding culture. Rather than pursue the wicked ways of everybody else, he remained faithful to the will of God. He was an example for his family who also worshipped God. Noah’s faithfulness resulted in God using him and his family to continue a path toward a future… Read More »
The murder of Abel began with a thought by Cain. The thought that his brother’s sacrifice to God was acceptable and his was not, affected his emotions. His feelings progressed from disappointment to jealousy; then anger and finally murder. If Cain thought eliminating his brother would solve the problem, he was wrong. The consequences were… Read More »
Into the world God created, He created a man from the dust of the earth. He named the man Adam. God and Adam enjoyed a wonderful relationship based on love. Part of Adam’s love for God was based on obedience. God had placed a restriction on the fruit of a tree in the center of… Read More »
My name is Thomas. I’m one of the twelve disciples that spent the last several years with our Master, Jesus. The last several days have been filled with chaotic events; and there’s rumors in the city of Jerusalem that the disciples have stolen the body of Jesus from the grave in order to convince people… Read More »