July 7, 2011

Genesis 7: Under Water

Remember the news footage immediately following the earthquake and tsunami in Japan? Perhaps those images are something like the one Noah must have seen from the security of the ark. Not all natural disasters are direct judgments from God, but the one in Noah’s day certainly was. This is not some innocuous children’s story; it is the account of God’s loathing of sin and the subsequent annihilation of humankind, save one faithful family. If God felt that strongly regarding sin in Noah’s time, how do you think he feels about it in your life today?

Click on this link for an introduction to the book of Genesis.