When I began this blog, I set out to prove that every story – even those corrupted by sin – can be used by God to teach us lessons about Himself.  Mythos – the Greek word for “myth” – puts that theory to the ultimate test.  This Advent series shows how God used the Greek myths to ready the gentiles to recognize and accept their true Savior.  **Since this is a story based blog, the posts are in chronological order, which is different than most blogs.**

Prometheus: The Need for a Savior

“But He was pierced because of our transgressions, crushed because of our iniquities; punishment for our peace was on Him, and we are healed by His wounds.” ~ Isaiah 53:5 The concept of a savior is dear to every culture.  Whether it’s Herakles (i.e. Hercules) or Superman, every culture in every time period recognizes the […]

Pandora: The Need for Hope

“For this is what the Lord says: ‘When 70 years for Babylon are complete, I will attend to you and will confirm My promise concerning you to restore you to this place.  For I know the plans I have for you’—this is the Lord’s declaration—‘plans for your welfare, not for disaster, to give you a […]

The Redemption of Myrrha

“You Yourself have recorded my wanderings. Put my tears in Your bottle. Are they not in Your records?” ~ Psalm 56:8 “Entering the house, they saw the child with Mary His mother, and falling to their knees, they worshiped Him. Then they opened their treasures and presented Him with gifts: gold, frankincense, and myrrh.” ~ […]