Category Archives: Genesis

January 7 – Satan Tempts

Read Genesis 3:1-24 Time has passed for Lucifer.  Having aspired to be like God, he and his entourage of followers were expelled from their position among the holy angels with their corresponding privileges.  What initially began as a conflict confined to … Continue reading

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January 3 – Angelic visitation

Read Genesis 18:1-33 It was February of 1991.  Our three-year-old son, my wife, and I were traveling on a cold wintry day on a state route outside of Fort Wayne, IN on our way to help a family member in Dayton, … Continue reading

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December 18 – Behind the Christmas Card – Loneliness

Read Ephesians 1:13-14, 2:13, Genesis 16:13 and Psalm 139:1-24 My family is in a season of grief which can be a lonely place. I can almost guarantee we are not the only ones, as there are a lot of reasons … Continue reading

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December 14 – Behind the Christmas Card – Comparison

Read Genesis 3:1-13 “So when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes and that the tree was to be desired to make one wise, she took of its … Continue reading

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November 28 – Covenant with Abraham

Read Genesis 15:1-21 After the confounding of the languages and spread of people in Genesis 11, Abram’s forefathers had lived in Ur and then traveled towards Canaan.  But his father died in Haran.  And then, without good, logical reason (Deut. 4), … Continue reading

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November 27 – Noah’s Fresh Start

Read Genesis 8:20-9:17 Aren’t you glad that God offers fresh starts and new beginnings? Having witnessed the sinful choices of the very people He had created, the Lord punished mankind with a flood.  But He provided a way of escape.  It … Continue reading

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November 26 – Eden

Read Genesis 1:1-2:24 Some who read Genesis 1 and 2 propose that the Bible gives two different, contradicting accounts of creation.  Such critics point to such details as different names for God and a seemingly different order of creation depicted in … Continue reading

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