greet suspicious villagers in Kamakuywa, and then we built houses together in joyful Christian fellowship. It looks older and it all fits together sensibly, so the scientists can continue with their research. He found that, in fact, parents often appeared less concerned because they were so fixated on the day-to-day challenges of raising a family. The only way I found to resist that homogenized view of the world was to make myself part of something larger than myself. It does not refer to simple growth from nutrients, because this chapter is about creation.
In Jerusalem you can visit the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and decide if you prefer it to the Garden Tomb. One night, high on cannabis, I was delving into my childhood, a little self-analysis, and making what seemed to me to be very good progress. I don't usually grind through the beginning of Genesis verse by verse, trying to match each one individually with a scientific or historical finding.
But Christians know that the probability of Jesus being born in Bethlehem is 100, because the prophets had foretold it long ago! 9The true light that gives light to every man was coming into the world. Perhaps God created the earth to look older. The Whole-Earth Flood, old Earth, Local Flood, genesis. This man can be saved! The result of Genesis 3 is true; the evidence is overwhelming.
Seems to me that no matter how we feel about our planet or eloquently write about what we know is happening to it nothing of any significance changes.
I like the faith message that I get out of the literary device viewpoint.
My only minor quibble is that the order of Genesis 1 is close enough to the natural scientific order.