Showing posts from May, 2014

The Creation, Part 1

The Creation of the world was the orderly, structured and purposeful act of a Divine Architect. “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” Genesis 1:1. Observe from the biblical record in Genesis the magnificent order and parallel structure of creation:
Creation of the Planet EarthFilling of the Planet EarthDay 1 – Creation of Light; Division of Light from Darkness into Evening and MorningDay 4 – Creation of the Sun, Moon and StarsDay 2 – Division of the Waters into the HeavensDay 5 – Creation of the Birds of the Air and Fish of the SeaDay 3 – Gathering of the Waters under the Heavens into the seas; appearance of dry land; Creation of grass, plants, flowers and treesDay 6 – Creation of the Land Animals and Human Beings
See this excellent article on the "days" of creation.

Pre-Existent Nothing
Before the creation of the world, the earth “was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face …

Hold On!

I haven't posted here in a while.  But I hope that this post finds you in the struggle still.  Don't be dismayed by the trials and tests which beset you.  Hold on!  Don't let your heart be burdened with troubles and cares. God sees you and He'll see you through it all. Hold on!  Your night of sorrow will give way to the morning light.  Jesus is with you and He will hold you close to His bosom.  Fear not for He is your very present help in time of trouble, a refuge in the midst of your conflict, a shelter in the time of storm.  Just hold on!  Stand still and see the salvation of The Lord.