Firstfruits: a Study of Genesis 1

In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. (Genesis 1:1) The word “beginning” is an interesting one, as it is placed here, and is the purpose of the study today. In the Hebrew the word translated as beginning is rêʼshîyth meaning: the first, in place, time, order or rank (specifically, a firstfruit):—beginning, chief(-est), … Continue reading Firstfruits: a Study of Genesis 1

The 2nd Amendment: A Defense

This knowledge matters because if our rights were granted to us by the Constitution, then they could be just as easily taken away from us. If they are given to us by God, then no power on earth can remove them, try as they might. At best, a repeal of the 2nd amendment would mean no more than that the United States no longer protected our natural right to bear arms. It would not take away our natural right!

Equality

There is really only one true way that we are equal. We all sin, we all fall short, and therefore we all need Jesus Christ who atoned for those sins. That is the great equalizer. That is the reason I cannot ever think I am better than anyone else. No matter what the situation is, no matter who the person is, we have this commonality between us. This knowledge is the great unifying force.