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Jesus In Context

Many years ago I was in Chicago doing research on Yeshua, the Jewish Jesus, with a friend. We were in a university library in downtown Chicago when the professor we were visiting with called out, “Hey Yeshua!” I quickly turned in the direction she was looking and saw a young man wave at her. But, for a split second, my brain was expecting to see another Yeshua – and that was a very weird experience. For years the only Yeshua in my mind was Jesus -- andI really wasn’t expecting to see him that day in Chicago. Read the complete blog at -- https://therealyesua.blogspot.com/2018/01/jesus-in-context.html
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The Creation of the First Two Humans

The Creator said, "Let us make ADAM in our image . . . .”
The two underlined words have received a tremendous amount of attention and raised some very interesting questions over the past two thousand years.
(1) Who is the “us”?
(2) What is an ADAM?
Keep things in context” is a basic linguistic rule to remember when you are searching for answers to questions like these. Read the complete blog at -- https://wisdomofthebeginnings.blogspot.com/2018/01/the-creation-of-first-two-humans.html

The Creation of the First Earth-Soul Creatures

We have now entered the sixth day and the Creator turns Its attention to the dry ground beneath the dome. Three days earlier, the Creator spoke to the dry ground and told it to cause plant life to sprout, and that’s exactly what happened. Now the Creator tells the dry ground named Earth to do this -- “Cause to bring forth a living soul like her kind.” Find out what happens next by going to -- https://wisdomofthebeginnings.blogspot.com/2018/01/the-creation-of-first-earth-soul.html

Creation of the First Soul Creatures

This is the first appearance of the Hebrew word NEFESh in the ancient text. It is the word we translated “soul.” It will appear 753 more times in the Jewish Scriptures. “Soul” is a theologically loaded word, which has created many challenges for translators. Read the complete blog at -- https://wisdomofthebeginnings.blogspot.com/2018/01/creation-of-first-soul-creatures.html

The Creation of the Lights in the Heavens

For three whole days the Creator has been creating and making things without the existence of the sun, moon and stars. Light existed above the surface of the deep waters, but beneath the dome, where the new forms of plant life were sprouting, there were no lights. Read the complete blog at -- https://wisdomofthebeginnings.blogspot.com/2018/01/the-creation-of-lights-in-heavens.html

Resolutions

The year is about to change, will I? I’m hearing lots of commercials about exercise equipment and programs, weight loss programs, great deals on makeovers, miracle pills and beauty treatments, the hottest gifts and toys -- all those things that promise to MAKE US HAPPY!! I think it’s kind of strange, that in our minds, we’re led to believe, or have just evolved to believe, that “Holidays” are restricted to only one day or period of time. Read the complete blog at --
https://lives1st.blogspot.com/2017/12/resolutions.html