Genesis Series: Did it Rain Before the Flood?

Did it Rain before the Flood? “This is the account of the heavens and the earth when they were created in the day that the LORD God made earth and heaven. Now no shrub of the field was yet in the earth, and no plant of the field had yet sprouted, for the LORD God […]


Who were the “sons of God” in Genesis 6?

Who Were the “Sons of God” in Genesis 6? “Now it came about, when men began to multiply on the face of the land, and daughters were born to them, that the sons of God saw that the daughters of men were beautiful; and they took wives for themselves, whomever they chose” (Gen. 6:1-2). Some […]

Genesis series: Could Adam have been eaten by a lion?

It was March of 1898 and the British were building a railway bridge of the river Tsavo in Kenya. The days were filled with hard labor under the African sun, but the nights were filled with heart-stopping terror. Two lions stalked the camp site in the darkness, slipping into worker’s tents and dragging their victims […]

Should Christians pray to Mary?

Ask Pastor Adam: Should Christians pray to Mary? This is part two to a question on Facebook (the first asked, “What did Jesus think of Mary?” *Sorry for the shoddy intro/out-ro recording. In the future we will improve upon this.

Ask Pastor Adam: What did Jesus think of His Mother Mary?

Q: What did Jesus think of His mother Mary? My aim in this episode is to make much of Jesus without putting the mother of our Lord down (and I hope that I have accomplsihed this). This is part one of a two-part question & answer series. Renal and I wish you all a very […]

Ask Pastor Adam: Was Jesus against organized religion?

Welcome to the first episode of Ask Pastor Adam! Today’s question comes from Nathan on Facebook: “I’d be interested in reading about your thoughts on organized religion and how that squares with the model prayer described in the sermon on the mount (Matt. 6:5), although I freely admit that I don’t know if you consider […]


Lucy, Bubbles the Chimp and Human Origins

DISCLAIMER: I am not a scientist. My disciplines are steeped in the interpretation of Sacred Scripture and its communication, including Biblical theology, systematic theology, hermeneutics, apologetics and evangelism. That said, since the Bible makes claims that touch on the disciplines of science, history, etc., most pastors are required to have a broad knowledge in these […]


Genesis and Human Origins

First impressions matter! The year was 1990 and I was anxiously preparing to meet Renal’s mother. My wife is from the Philippines and knowing that there’s nothing sweeter to the ear than the sound of your native tongue, I asked her to teach me some Tagalog to impress her mom. “When you meet her, look […]


Human Origins and Why it Matters

I’m a big reader. At any one time I find myself navigating between 3-4 books. As a child I’d spend hours devouring a good story. I read all the classics. By classics I mean works like The Uncanny X-Men, Daredevil, Web of Spiderman, and the entire Japanese Lone Wolf and Cub series. In between these […]


What on “Earth” did God do in Six, 24 Hour Days?

One of my favorite tunes from the 70’s is a Springsteen song called “Blinded by the Light.” I know, you’re thinking it was Manfred Mann’s Earth Band, but the song originally appeared on Springsteen’s ’73 album Greetings from Asbury Park, N.J. Manfred’s ’77 version made a slight change to the original lyrics. Springsteen sang, “…cut […]