How God Dealt with Sin

    How did God deal with the sin of Adam and Eve? First, He confronted them! After eating of the forbidden fruit, they realized that they were naked, and felt ashamed; so they took leaves and made coverings to hide parts of their bodies. Later when God came to the garden, they tried to hide themselves from God. Although God knew what they had done, He gave them an option to explain. Then we have the first sin of trying to pass the buck: Adam accused Eve, and she accused the serpent. As the result of their disobedience, a curse was put on each. Because of their …

Man Continues to Sin

    Wouldn’t it be wonderful if you and I did not find it necessary to cope with sin? Although that is wishful thinking, one day it will be true: for in the New Jerusalem nothing unclean ever will enter, nor anyone who does what is detestable or false, but only those who are written in the Lamb’s book of life. But after man was driven out of the Garden of Eden, mankind continued to sin, but Noah, a righteous man, lived on earth with his wife, three sons, and their wives. All other people were so wicked that God told Noah to build an ark and in the ark …

God Give Man Laws

            Within man there is a desire to worship God, but many worshiped false gods. When God called Abraham, He told Abraham to leave family and home and go to a land He would show him. I read that probably there were 222 years from time of the flood to birth of Terah, Abram’s father. I think Terah was the seventh generation since Noah and perhaps 130 years old when Abraham was born making his birth about 352 years after the flood. All people died in the flood except Noah, his wife, Japheth and his ten sons, Ham and his four sons, and Seth …