Another Great Book Find

11th July, 2013 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

It’s happened again. I found another great book I want to recommend.  Just by browsing online at Christian Book Distributors I discovered the book Paul and His Letters by John B. Polhill.  Now that the Acts portion of GGC:NT2 is halfway written, the epistles are looming ahead. I began reading Polhill’s book in preparation for » Read More

Who were the Medes?

10th April, 2011 - Posted by Claire Larsen - 2 Comments

The Medes lived in Mesopotamia in around 55o BC. This people group dwelt in individual city states that formed a confederation that historians call the Median Empire. It was a large empire stretching from Asia Minor across the wideness of Mesopotamia and to the borders of India. Though the Medes controlled a great amount of » Read More

Meet Simon

10th April, 2011 - Posted by Claire Larsen - 3 Comments

Meet Simon. He’s a 10 year old Galilean boy from the fictional town of Jareth. This little village is much like the village of Nazareth, and Simon’s world is much like the world of Jesus. Simon was created to give the readers of God’s Great Covenant: New Testament 1 a picture of what it might » Read More