Considerations from Creation

The expanse in the sky and their lights, the sea, vegetation, birds of the air, fish in the sea, animals and all creatures that move in the water and along the ground were created by God before humankind. ‘God is not a God of disorder’ (1 Corinthians 14:33) and so He ‘made the earth by … Continue reading Considerations from Creation

God’s Caution to the Complacent

‘Woe to you who are complacent in Zion, and you who feel secure on Mount Samaria’ ~ Amos 6:1 A quick look at the definition of complacent describes one who is uncritically satisfied with oneself or their achievements. The complacent are apathetic and smug with regard to an apparent need or problem. When the Israelites … Continue reading God’s Caution to the Complacent

Miracles & Plagues: Same God, Different Approach

When God sent plagues to the Egyptians, it was not because the Israelites were good people. It was because ‘the Lord had brought judgement on their gods’ (Numbers 33:4). Regarding the Canaanites and other inhabitants, time and time again, God reminds the Israelites that, ‘It is not because of your righteousness or your integrity that … Continue reading Miracles & Plagues: Same God, Different Approach