Lecture 1: Creation and God
Genesis 1 is the foundational chapter for the entire Bible. It not only tells us how everything started, but it establishes the basic teaching on who God is and who we are in relationship to him.
Primary purpose of chapter 1 is theological
The central truth is that God is the sole creator of everything
II. First three days of creation
1. God is the Creator
2. God created orderly
3. God created it good
1. Chaotic world is now inhabitable
2. How big is your God?
III. Next three days of creation
IV. What do we learn?
There is only one God (Isa 42:8)
This fact is attacked by ther world
V. How big is your God?
Has he become small?
Or is your God the God of Genesis 1?