Category Archives: History

CREATION WEEK — 7TH DAY — HAPPY SABBATH

Thus the heavens Photo by Steve Jurvetson: Milky Way from Black Rock Desert, Nevada (from web) and the earth, Photo by Smiles — Fleming’s sheep near Eagle, ID and all the host of them, were finished.    And on the seventh … Continue reading

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CREATION WEEK — DAY 6 (The day when God finished creating)

Then God said, “Let the earth bring forth the living creature according to its kind:  cattle and creeping thing and beasts of the earth, each according to its kind”, and it was so.  And God made the beast of the … Continue reading

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CREATION WEEK — DAY 5

Then God said, “Let the waters abound with an abundance of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth across the face of the firmament of the heavens.  So God created great sea creatures and every living thing that … Continue reading

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CREATION WEEK — DAY 3

Then God said, “Let the waters under the heavens be gathered together into one place, and let the dry land appear”; and it was so.  And God called the dry land Earth, and the gathering together of the waters He … Continue reading

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CREATION WEEK — DAY ONE (CALLED “SUNDAY” BY SOME)

        In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.   The earth was without form, and void; And darkness was on the face of the deep.   And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters.  Then … Continue reading

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TREES PLANTED BY THE WATER

“Blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD . . . For he will be like a tree planted by the water.” Jeremiah 17:7-8a. Pioneer Park is my all around favorite park.  Partly, because it is handy for my … Continue reading

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HAPPY SABBATH — JESUS SLEPT

Jesus compared death to sleep.  For example, consider John 11:11-14 (NIV), which quotes Jesus’ comments when His friend died.   “…Our friend Lazarus has fallen asleep; but I am going there to wake him up.” “His disciples replied, ‘Lord, if … Continue reading

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