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Meaning of "Earth" in Genesis 1:1-2
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What is the meaning of “Earth” in Genesis 1:1?Scientists who are Christians are trying to figure out what this word might possibly mean. Someone has said:’Erets means simultaneously Earth, Land, and…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Aaron Lewis Oct 3.

Waters above the Earth: "Canopy Theory" or Biblical Revelation of Reality?
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We read Genesis One, verse one and we see that the fundamental reality of Scripture is that "In the Beginning God created the heavens and the earth."So is this the "creation theory"? OF COURSE NOT.So…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Janessa Cooper Aug 14.

What is the Relationship between Chapter One and Chapter Two of Genesis?
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 What is the Relationship between Chapter One and Chapter Two of Genesis?How does the answer relate to the view of this forum - that all things in all the universe were created within the Six Days of…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jim Brenneman Sep 8.

The meaning of time and the "Beginning" in Genesis One, verse one - Is it the beginning, and is there really a creation week?
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We read Genesis One, verse one and we see that the fundamental reality of Scripture is that "In the Beginning God created the heavens and the earth."So is this the "creation theory"?And are there…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Daniel Pech Aug 17.

 

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Jim Brenneman replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'What is the Relationship between Chapter One and Chapter Two of Genesis?'
"I removed my responses to Lou. I moved them to a separate thread devoted to Lou's Derailing attacks. They are always the same false claims, the same false charges. So It is easier just to keep all of Lou's digressions in a special…"
Sep 8
Jim Brenneman replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'On-Going Collection of the Same old Same OLD'
"Then Lou added another derailing attack on Creation Conversations - in which he denies the truth that all things were created within the creation week. Jim I'm not responding to your negativity here.  I asked you several questions, you…"
Sep 8
Jim Brenneman replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'On-Going Collection of the Same old Same OLD'
"And Here is my response. Here we go again, another post attacking our position here at Creation Conversations. Brother Lou has not in any way addressed the question of the opening post - which is about CHAPTER TWO OF GENESIS. Why is Lou so utterly…"
Sep 8
Jim Brenneman replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'On-Going Collection of the Same old Same OLD'
"OK, so here is the latest - The OPENING THREAD - is a question about the RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CHAPTER ONE AND CHAPTER TWO of Genesis - In light of our position here at Creation Conversations that ALL THINGS were created by God only a few thousand…"
Sep 8
Jim Brenneman replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'What is the Relationship between Chapter One and Chapter Two of Genesis?'
"Lou has derailed my thread again. It is about Genesis One in relation to chapter two. He has diverted it to his on-going onslaught against our statement of faith.I am forced now to close the discussion."
Sep 8
Lou Hamby replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'What is the Relationship between Chapter One and Chapter Two of Genesis?'
"Jim I m not responding to your negativity here.  I asked you several questions, you asked the reading audience several questions about Genesis 1 and 2, I am trying to establish what is factual with respect to GODs creative works with respect to…"
Sep 7
Daniel Pech replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'The meaning of time and the "Beginning" in Genesis One, verse one - Is it the beginning, and is there really a creation week?'
"So, Lou, my position on the age of the universe can be summed up in one short statement: "It would not be good for the man to remain alone." (Genesis 2:18)"
Aug 17
Daniel Pech replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'The meaning of time and the "Beginning" in Genesis One, verse one - Is it the beginning, and is there really a creation week?'
"I'm sorry Lou. I was not clear. I did not mean that I think... that you think... that the Earth is not materially part of rest of the universe. I know that you think it is (is) part of the universe. My point was simply about the time…"
Aug 17
Jim Brenneman replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'The meaning of time and the "Beginning" in Genesis One, verse one - Is it the beginning, and is there really a creation week?'
"So Lou is coming out with his answer to the question of the OP: The meaning of time and the "Beginning" in Genesis One, verse one - Is it the beginning, and is there really a creation week? This is a falsehood. Here at Creation…"
Aug 15
Gary Murray replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'The meaning of time and the "Beginning" in Genesis One, verse one - Is it the beginning, and is there really a creation week?'
"I'm curious, Lou... by this statement did you mean to imply that Jason Lisle is not a 'real' astronomer? I don't believe you to be one who would attack someone's pedigree simply because they don't follow your position…"
Aug 15
Lou Hamby replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'The meaning of time and the "Beginning" in Genesis One, verse one - Is it the beginning, and is there really a creation week?'
"Daniel you Said: Either God created the entire cosmos to be conceptually accessible to humans, or it all is just the jumble of physics and biology that Darwin loved: Human brains are like collections of garbage that have no real dependable relation…"
Aug 15
Lou Hamby replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'The meaning of time and the "Beginning" in Genesis One, verse one - Is it the beginning, and is there really a creation week?'
"Jason Lisle was challenged by real astronomers about his views and was given clear evidence that his view is not consistent with what is known,  and cannot be true.  He is also one who often uses Dogma as a basis of his views but fails to…"
Aug 15
Janessa Cooper replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'Waters above the Earth: "Canopy Theory" or Biblical Revelation of Reality?'
"Obviously if I were a child I would draw water above the sky and water under it. I hold that that this statement about the waters was a bit miraculous myself just like the Bible also says that God kept the sea in Storehouses until Noah's flood.…"
Aug 14
Daniel Pech replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'The meaning of time and the "Beginning" in Genesis One, verse one - Is it the beginning, and is there really a creation week?'
"Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=83brK_yohRA ('Does Distant Starlight Prove the Universe Is Old - Jason Lisle') In this very short video, Lisle, near the end, notes that the Big Bang model has the same problem (a distance starlight…"
Aug 14
Daniel Pech replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'The meaning of time and the "Beginning" in Genesis One, verse one - Is it the beginning, and is there really a creation week?'
"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=83brK_yohRA ('Does Distant Starlight Prove the Universe Is Old - Jason Lisle') In this very short video, Lisle, near the end, notes that the Big Bang model has the same problem (a distance starlight…"
Aug 14
Jim Brenneman replied to Jim Brenneman's discussion 'The meaning of time and the "Beginning" in Genesis One, verse one - Is it the beginning, and is there really a creation week?'
"So we are to understand Genesis in light of the absolute authority of NASA? Incredible Thanks for being so crystal  clear, in spite of your insistence that you believe in a creation  that took place before the  six days. THAT MEANS…"
Aug 14

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Are you a church leader? If so, please tell us if you are a pastor, deacon/elder, or work with youth, adults, etc.
Work in Curriculum Development. I love to do talks about creation in the role of either Noah or Shem. I think the picture is me as Shem in Guatemala...
Do you homeschool or send your children to a private Christian school?
No
Do you have your own blog, website, or ministry? If so, please share it with us.
no
Are you a student/teacher/professor? High School or College?
Always a student, but not in any school
Do you believe in the literal translation of Genesis?
Huh? The Bible should be translated in the sense of meaning intended by authors. This is an odd question. I believe the Bible is inspired and inerrant in all that it affirms. Parts of it are figurative and symbolic, not to be taken "literally." I have translated chapters 1 - 3 word by word ELEVEN TIMES. The message remains the same: Everything that exists (other than God), all things were brought into existence in JUST SIX days of Creation about Six Thousand years ago. I am not a YE creationist but I am a Six Day/6K creationist.
Describe your interest in joining the community
I am interested in conversing with people who believe in a recent (about 6000 years ago) creation in SIX DAYS OF ALL THINGS, visible and invisible. I want to converse with people who believe that science is subservient to Scripture

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Your Own Psalm of the Word

Posted on December 23, 2015 at 3:39pm 1 Comment

Read through a few sections of Psalm 119. What is it all about?

It is about the psalmist's love for the Word of God. Nearly every single verse speaks of God's Revelation in the Scriptures under one of many different terms (Statutes, Precepts, Law, Testimonies, etc.)

It would be a good exercise to make a list of all these.

Then there are many declarations of the psalmist's attitudes toward the Word of God, his commitments to it, his desires and longings for it. And then…

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Are We Alone?

Posted on August 26, 2015 at 11:00am 5 Comments

People of the earth seem to be so lonely and so full of angst about whether or not there is anyone else “out there.” Why did God create humans in the middle of a vast universe that seems to be empty? Why did God create humans with this God-sized void in our hearts?

The Search for Other…

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Knowing God

Posted on August 11, 2015 at 2:23pm 2 Comments

Adjectives to Describe All that is God

What we you think of when the idea of God comes up? Many words come to mind: Perfection, excellence, superiority, majesty, magnificence, glory, exaltation, radiance, awesomeness, brilliance, beauty and loveliness, splendor, grandeur, supremacy. . . And then there are describers like: Surpassing, breath-taking, tremendous, fearful, amazing, exquisite, overwhelming, beyond imagination, unfathomable, inscrutable, exceptional, transcendent,…

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At 8:16pm on June 20, 2017, Janessa Cooper said…

Hey there!

At 5:04pm on June 12, 2016, Paul Calin said…

Thank you, Jim, for your warm welcome!

At 12:22pm on August 15, 2015, Francis M Russell said…

Hi Jim,

Welcome back to CC. Great to have you on side again :)

I've been out of the loop for a while but hope to join in soon. Take care and God bless you.

At 5:32am on August 5, 2015, Alexander Martin said…

Welcome back Jim!

 
 
 

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