Week 3   inspiriation - genesis
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Like this? Share it with your network

Share

Week 3 inspiriation - genesis

on

  • 319 views

 

Statistics

Views

Total Views
319
Views on SlideShare
314
Embed Views
5

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
6
Comments
0

1 Embed 5

http://3rivers-sod.blogspot.com 5

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Week 3 inspiriation - genesis Presentation Transcript

  • 1.
  • 2. Vision
    Our Vision is to provide a foundation for growing discipleship by encouraging the
    Consistent,
    Organized, and
    Passionate
    seeking of Truth.
    3rivers-sod.blogspot.com
  • 3.
  • 4. The Bible: Inspired of God
    Why is understanding the inspiration of the Bible so important?
  • 5. The Bible: Inspired of God
    How would you explain “verbal plenary” inspiration?
  • 6. The Bible: Inspired of God
    Why are other theories attractive?
  • 7. The Bible: Inspired of God
    Why are their limitations?
  • 8. The Bible: Inspired of God
    What are the evidences of inspiration?
  • 9. The Bible: Inspired of God
    How is the Person of Jesus related to inspiration?
  • 10. The Bible: Inspired of God
    How do we handle the difficult realities of human experience?
    i.e., Job, Ecclesiastes, “lies,” etc.
  • 11. The Bible: Inspired of God
    What about “contradictions?”
  • 12. The Bible: Inspired of God
    How would you explain the inspiration of the Bible to a “seeker”?
    What about a skeptic?
  • 13. Book of Genesis
    The Book of
    Beginnings &
    Believing
  • 14. Book of Beginnings
    1. Creation (ch. 1)
  • 15. 1. Creation (ch. 1)
    In the beginning God created the Heaven and the Earth (1:1).
    Summary: what He did.
    1:2-2:25: how He did it.
  • 16. Refutation
  • 17. Refutation
    Atheism
    There is a God
  • 18. Refutation
    Atheism
    Polytheism
    There is a God
    One God
  • 19. Refutation
    Atheism
    Polytheism
    Evolution
    There is a God
    One God
    He created all
  • 20. Refutation
    Atheism
    Polytheism
    Evolution
    Pantheism
    There is a God
    One God
    He created all
    Separate from
  • 21. Refutation
    Atheism
    Polytheism
    Evolution
    Pantheism
    Materialism
    There is a God
    One God
    He created all
    Separate from
    Beginning to it
  • 22. Refutation
    Atheism
    Polytheism
    Evolution
    Pantheism
    Materialism
    Fatalism
    There is a God
    One God
    He created all
    Separate from
    Beginning to it
    Purpose to it
  • 23. Creation & Re-creation?
    Genesis 1:1 & Genesis 1:2:
    In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.  
    Now the earth was formless and empty*, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters.
    (* tohuvavohu = desolate, desert, wilderness, worthless thing)
  • 24. Creation & Re-creation?
    Isaiah 45:18
    For this is what the LORD says—
    he who created the heavens, he is God;…he did not create it to be empty*, but formed it to be inhabited—
    (* tohuvavohu = desolate, desert, wilderness, worthless thing)
  • 25. Creation & Re-creation?
    Is there a “gap” between Gen. 1:1 & 1:2??
    Fall of Satan – (Lk. 10:18, Isa. 14:12-17, Ez. 28:12-19) = Pride in his beauty
    1/3 of Angels fell w/ him (Rev. 12:3-4)
    War in heaven (Rev. 12:7-9)
    “War is hell” (James 4:1-3)
  • 26.
  • 27. Creation & Re-creation?
    2 Corinthians 5:17
    “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!”
  • 28. Book of Beginnings
    2. The Family (ch. 2)
  • 29. Book of Beginnings
    3. Sin & Death(ch. 3)
  • 30. Book of Beginnings
    4. Promise of a Redeemer (3:15)
  • 31. Book of Beginnings
    5. Human Civilization (ch4)
  • 32. Book of Beginnings
    6. Babylon (ch. 11)
  • 33. Book of Beginnings
    7. The Jewish Nation
    (ch. 12)
  • 34. Book of Beginnings & Believing
    8. Justification
    by Faith
    (ch. 15)
  • 35. God’s 7 Promises to Abraham - Gen 12
  • 36. God’s 7 Promises to Abraham - Gen 12
    Make you a great nation
    I will bless you
    Make your name great
    You will be a blessing
    Bless those who bless you
    Curse those who curse you
    All people blessed through you
  • 37. 10 years later, with most of those promises still unfulfilled, Abraham says,
    “Uh, God,….what’s up with all those big ole promises you gave me? Not to be ungrateful, but they really haven’t shown up yet…
    How can I know it’s really going to happen?”
    (Genesis 15:8)
  • 38. Genesis
    God says, let’s “cut a covenant”.
    Bring me a heifer, a goat and a ram, plus a dove and a young pigeon…a bloody sacrifice.
  • 39.
  • 40. Genesis
    God’s promises to us?
    For no matter how many promises God has made, they are "Yes" in Christ [a bloody sacrifice].
    And so through him the "Amen" is spoken by us to the glory of God.
    (2 Corinthians 1:20)