A surgeon, an engineer, and a politician were debating which of their professions was the oldest. The surgeon said, “Eve was made from Adam’s rib, and that, of course, was a surgical procedure. Obviously, surgery is the oldest profession.” The engineer countered with, “Yes, but before that, order was created out of chaos, and that most certainly was an engineering job.” The politician smiled and said triumphantly, “Aha! And just who do you think created the chaos?”
Although God found Noah “perfect in his generation,” it does not mean Noah was sinless. Rather he could be said to be wholesome, godly, and honorable, obedient to God. And God found him as righteous. But for the people in Noah’s day, not so much.
Wellspring’s Verse of the Day: Ecclesiastes 12:13-14. Fear God and keep His commandments, For this is man’s all. For God will bring every work into judgment, Including every secret thing, Whether good or evil.
To fear the Lord is to hate evil. I hate arrogant pride, evil conduct, and perverse speech. — Proverbs 8:13 (HCSB)
One year Bible reading plan with Biblegateway.com links for each day’s passage from the Holman Christian Standard Bible or choose the version you prefer.