Dusty

Genesis 2:7 then the Lord God formed the man of dust from the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living creature podcast link: https://anchor.fm/beth-madison/episodes/Dusty-e17aqcr I learned today that the term, living creature, has much more to it in the original Hebrew than we see today inContinue reading “Dusty”

Hardened

Exodus 3:7 Then the Lord said, “I have surely seen the affliction of my people who are in Egypt and have heard their cry because of their taskmasters. I know their sufferings Hardened The soil under our feet is most vulnerable to damage when it is wet. Similarly, the soil of our souls is most vulnerable to damageContinue reading “Hardened”

Humus and humility

Humus and humility While reading “Suffering and God” by Alistair McGrath (an excellent book!) for another research project, I was both surprised and fascinated to learn that the root word for humility is humus. Needless to say, this soil scientist really perked up to hear what Dr. McGrath had to say next! And a littleContinue reading “Humus and humility”