Don’t blame me! It’s not my fault! … – Christian Article

Don’t blame me! It’s not my fault!  These words take us back a long way – back to the Garden of Eden, back to the beginning of sin (Genesis 3). It’s not just a story from a long, long time ago. It’s our story. It’s the story of every one of us. We don’t confess our sin. We make excuses for ourselves. What does God say about this? He says, ‘Really? – Do you really think it’s not your fault?…

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Fish Fry: Breakfast With Jesus Changes Our Focus – Youth Ministry Christian Article

I am intrigued with stories from Everest and other great expeditions that seem to defy human ability and logic. The tragic stories always involve someone getting so focused on the summit or the next camp that they lose sight of their key metrics, whether that be a certain time limit, the way their body is responding abnormally, or the quick shift in weather patterns. Life finds some through a rescue mission. Death finds the others. For those that live, we…

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Eve the first Pandora – Curious Christian – Christian Article

The stories of Eve and Pandora are equated in this 1550 painting by Jean Cousin the Elder, Eva Prima Pandora (Eve the first Pandora). It features a naked woman reclining in a grotto. Her right elbow rests on a skull, indicating the bringing of death, and she holds an apple branch in that hand – both attributes of Eve. Her left arm is wreathed by a snake, another reference to the temptation of Eve, and that hand rests on an…

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