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The Individual #2

God has revealed Himself to mankind.  The bible testifies to His existence and purpose for mankind. Man is made in God’s image.  The individual is given characteristics or qualities that reflect God’s nature, and characteristics that are unique to the individual.  There are no exact replicas of Godhead, nor is there an exact replica of […]

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Fundamental Theorem of Economics

The Fundamental Theorem of Economics is the Bible design for the equitable distribution of all thingsis based on a social order of voluntary cooperation of individuals governed by broad laws and an authority that limits itself to securing property and the use of violence to protect property.

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Individual

“For who maketh thee to differ from another? and what hast thou that thou didst not receive? now if thou didst receive it, why dost thou glory, as if thou hadst not received it?” I Cor 4:17 Every human on the planet is different than every other human.  We have more not in common than we do […]

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Human Action

Human action can only stand on the moral principles of man or on the teaching of the Bible. If human action is justified by the precepts of man than we know the act is uncertain and precarious because the thoughts of man are uncertain and precarious. If human action is justified by the Bible, then […]

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Approaching Jericho

God has given the nation Israel all they need to “be fruitful, multiple, replenish and subdue”.  To mankind the principles of production (intellect, property and labor)  and the foundation of civil authority that secures the liberty to use the principles were given.  He has given them the Law that expanded their knowledge of God and […]

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Essay #30 Dueteronomy Part II – Bad Data

What were the nations of Canaan like?  Two generations after the flood, Nimrod had established the principles of an anti-God civilization.  The history of the Mesopotamia is well documented.  “In earliest Mesopotamian times the gods had been perceived as personifications, hypostases, of nature and her forces. Enlil, Lord Air or Lord Atmosphere – today we […]

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Essay #29 Deuternonomy

There are 959 verses in Deuteronomy. By my count there are over 125 verses, plus the entire 13th chapter, that warn the nation of Israel not be like the nations in Canaan. Deuteronomy can be broken into distinct sets of ideas:  What God has done for Israel, how Israel responded (both good and bad), how […]

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Essay #13 Nimrod “Might Hunter In/Upon the Earth” Part IV

Genesis 10 gives us a great deal of information about Nimrod and his heritage. Genesis 10:1 identifies the sons of Noah and their sons.  “Now these are the generations of the sons of Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth: and unto them were sons born after the flood.”  Immediately we understand where the post-flood population came from. Second, […]

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Dr. Tony Evans: Your Bad Theology is Bad Economics

The greatest problem individuals face today is sin.  It has not changed in 6000 years.  The greatest challenge the church faces today is remaining true to God’s word.  This has not changed in 2000 years.  Perverting God’s Word to fit the times is sin. “To whom much is given, much will be expected (my paraphrase)” […]

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Essay#11 Nimrod “Mighty Hunter In/Upon the Earth”

Nimrod is characterized in Genesis 10:8 and in I Chronicles 4:10 in the same way, “he began to be a mighty one in the earth” in Genesis 10:5 and “he began to be a mighty one upon the earth” in I Chronicles 4:10. The english word mighty is translated from over twenty different Hebrew words according […]