Genesis 1:27 ESV

So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them.

In the Image of God We Trust
Our race-torn society desperately needs to be know what it means to be made in the image of God. But too many Christians still have no idea.
Repressive or Revelatory
Novelist and philosopher, C. S. Lewis, once said something quite fascinating. He said that most people, if they have learnt to really look deep into their own hearts, realise that they want, they desire, they long for...
The Dignity of Those with Dementia
Dementia may turn Gods people into frail shadows of their former self, but these saints are sitting on the brink of a glory and power we cant imagine.
The Image of God
First, I examine the Old Testament teaching on the image of God, then the New Testament, and then I work out a systematic, theological definition.
What Does It Really Mean to Be Human?
A recent poll for a major Internet search company ranked "What is the meaning of life?" as the toughest question of all, coming far above such other existential stumpers as "What is love?", "Do blondes have more fun?",...
Genesis and Justice
Genesis should be foundational to every human society. If those truths are ignored, distorted or rejected, consequences will occurthey will be litigated and, if successful, imposed upon society.
The Measure of a Man
One bright spring morning in the early 1630s, a wealthy Dutch merchant was delighted to receive a visit from a sailor bringing a tip-off that a very valuable cargo had just arrived at the docks. As a reward for the information, the merchant presented the sailor with a fine red he...
Why Do I Exist?
Am I failing at life? Am I succeeding? And why do I exist in the first place? These questions are huge, we all ask them, and thankfully the Bible helps us with answers in the form of a litmus test.
Learning to See: A Lesson on Dignity
The goal of the Home for the Dying is to give people a dignified death. ... image of God he created him; male and female he created them" (Genesis 1:27, ESV).
What does the Bible say about human rights?
What does the Bible say about human rights? What rights, according to the Bible do we truly have as human beings?
Genesis 1:27 Call!
In light of the craziness going on in the world, I feel it is time to raise a call for reconciliation, through the Word of God. Instead of letting society de...
Christian Anthropology, Part 1
The concept of Christian Anthropology stems from Genesis 1:27: "God created mankind in his image; in the image of God he created them; male and female he cre...

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