Tag Archives for image of God

It’s cold out there

It’s cold out there.  The past week, temperatures in Ottawa have been below -20°C all week long. Earlier in the week they dipped below -30°C. Yesterday I took a break from work and went out for a walk at noon. … Continue reading

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25. January 2014 by Wisdom Hunter
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In God’s image : destined for glory

This will be my last post on the theme of our creation in God’s image.   To see all the posts on this theme in sequence, click on the category Basic Principles. Today I listened to a colleague at work share her pain … Continue reading

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24. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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In God’s image : made for intimacy

With this post I’m returning to the theme of our creation in God’s image.   As we’ve already seen, our creation in God’s image is a rich truth with many facets.  Each of these facets is of value in helping us … Continue reading

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23. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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In God’s image : of high value

In some of my recent posts I’ve been exploring what it means that we are made in God’s image.   Today I want to look at what this tells us about the value of human life. NOTE to small group leaders … Continue reading

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11. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Apologetics, Basic Principles, Faith and Politics, Faith and Relationships, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , | 1 comment

In God’s image: made for community

After God had created Adam and placed him in the garden, his work of creation was still not complete.   God had given Adam a beautiful place to live and work to do, but Adam still was not fulfilled.  God determined to provide … Continue reading

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05. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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In God’s image : creativity

My friend Frank MacDougall is the CTO and co-founder of GestureTek, a pioneer in camera-enabled gesture-recognition technology for presentation and entertainment systems.   To develop this new technology he had to be a visionary – he had to be able to imagine something … Continue reading

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02. March 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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In God’s image : different gifts

One of the aspects of the way God has created us that can be either frustrating or rewarding is the fact that everyone is different.   You may find some people frustrating to deal with because they don’t respond to situations … Continue reading

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25. February 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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In God’s image : made for a purpose

This is one of a series of posts exploring the topic of our human nature.   In this series I want to take a look at the concept that we are made in God’s image, and explore some implications of that … Continue reading

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24. February 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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Made in God’s image

In my next few posts I want to expore the topic of our human nature.   Since people are usually interested in themselves, these topics could be good discussion starters for small groups. Let’s start with the concept that we are … Continue reading

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23. February 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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