In The Beginning . . .

1. Humanity is created in the image of God. Man is not accidental or incidental—he was created by God! More to the point, man and woman were created in the image of God. Genesis 1:26-27 says: Then God said, “Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the seaContinue reading “In The Beginning . . .”

Paul, Gentleness and Gender

When Paul wants to talk about their gentleness among the Thessalonians he says, “We were gentle among you, like a nursing mother taking care of her own children” (1 Thessalonians 2:7). It’s a beautiful picture of tenderness and it’s set in contrast to the idea that Paul showed up barking orders and giving commands. ThatContinue reading “Paul, Gentleness and Gender”