Scripture sees the dominion mandate from multiple perspectives, but there is one thing it is certainly not supposed to mean for God’s people. Find out here. . . .
What does it mean to be created in the Image of God, exactly? Theologians have been quite diverse on this, but we have at least some answers—some very interesting ones in fact! Join us as we consider the Image in Adam, both male and female, humanity as a whole, its ultimate fulfillment in Christ himself, […]
Animals appear in Scripture as symbols in crucial theological areas: God, man, sacrifices, case laws, nations, tyrannies, food laws, prophecies, and more . . . all for important reasons to which we really need to pay attention. Your freedom depends on it. Commentary on Genesis 1:20-25. Podcast version here.
God created the dry land. He also calls himself and Christ “the Rock” over and over again in Scripture. Rocks feature in many prominent and important ways, and we must pay attention. Eden especially contained special “glorified” rocks such a gold and precious gems. The temple/tabernacle employs these as symbols; the priest is clothed with […]
Our first exegetical podcast session: Genesis 1:1. A beginning look at worldview concepts in Genesis 1:1, including primarily the Creator-Creation distinction, the Sovereignty of the creator, the goodness of creation, and how these concepts contrast with non-biblical worldviews.