Don’t be a sky scanner!

28th August, 2010 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

What’s a sky scanner? When Jesus ascended into heaven, the apostles were left staring into the sky. Two men dressed in white told them, “”Why do you stand here looking up into the sky? This same Jesus who has been taken into heaven will come back again.” This event, of course, is called Jesus’ ascension, » Read More

Scripture Please!

8th August, 2010 - Posted by Claire Larsen - 4 Comments

Editing for God’s Great Covenant — New Testament 1 has begun in earnest. It’s an exciting, yet grueling process. If I’ve missed denoting something in a footnote, it challenges my brain to remember, “Where did I learn about that fact?” All in all, the process is enjoyable, and most of all, it means that it » Read More

Why does God put up with us?

1st August, 2010 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

As I’ve been reading and writing about ancient history, one question keeps coming into my mind?  How did the human race make it this far? Or, to put it another way, why did God put up with the wickedness of men for so many centuries? What information we have about very ancient history is sparse » Read More