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Creation

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Part 1/4 in my "In the Beginning" series that I preached back in 2012.

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Creation

  1. 1. In the beginning…
  2. 2. ‫ית‬ ִׁ‫אש‬ ֵ‫ר‬ ְּ‫,ב‬ ‫א‬ ָּ‫ר‬ ָּ‫ב‬‫ים‬ ִׁ‫ֹלה‬ֱ‫א‬ , ‫ת‬ ֵ‫א‬‫ִׁם‬‫י‬ ַ‫מ‬ ָּ‫ש‬ ַ‫ה‬ , ‫ת‬ ֵ‫ְּא‬‫ו‬‫ץ‬ ֶ‫ר‬ ָּ‫א‬ ָּ‫ה‬ “In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.” Genesis 1:1 Geneseos In the beginning…
  3. 3. In the beginning… 1. Everything has a created order.
  4. 4. Days of Creation Day Form Fill Day 1 Light (1:3-5) Lights (1:14-19) 4 2 Firmament (1:6-8) Sky Seas Inhabitants (1:20-23) Birds Fish 5 3 Dry land (1:9-10) Vegetation (1:11-13) Animals (1:24-25) Human beings (1:26-31) 6 In the beginning…
  5. 5. In the beginning… 1. Everything has a created order. 2. God created humanity with the desire to cultivate our horizontal relationships.
  6. 6. What are our horizontal relationships? 1. Nature Genesis 1:26,28 “fill the earth and subdue it" In the beginning…
  7. 7. What are our horizontal relationships? 1. Nature Genesis 1:26,28 “fill the earth and subdue it" In the beginning… •Responsibility, stewardship 2. Humanity Genesis 1:27 A. Male + Female= Man B. Tselem= Image -Physically, intellectually, socially C. Demut= Likeness -Internal qualities -Morality, the capacity to chose, the capability to love and be loved
  8. 8. In the beginning… 1. Everything has a created order. 2. God created humanity with the desire to cultivate our horizontal relationships. 3. God's final creation was meant to cultivate our vertical relationship with him.
  9. 9. In the beginning… In what day did God finish his creative work? 2 And on the seventh day God finished his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made. 3 And God blessed the seventh day, and hallowed it; because that in it he rested from all his work which God had created and made. Genesis 2:2-3
  10. 10. In the beginning… "And I saw a new heaven and a new earth: for the first heaven and the first earth are passed away; and the sea is no more." -Revelation 21:1
  11. 11. In the beginning… Génesis 1-2 • Earth • Garden • Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil • Communion with God • Perfection Revelation 21-22 • New Earth • Jardín • Tree of Life • Communion with God • Perection Sin
  12. 12. In the beginning… 1. Everything has a created order. 2. God created humanity with the desire to cultivate our horizontal relationships. 3. God's final creation was meant to cultivate our vertical relationship with him. 4. God's goal in redemption is the restoration of shalom.
  13. 13. In the beginning… “Create in me a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within me." -Psalms 51:10
  14. 14. In the beginning… “Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creature; the old things passed away; behold, new things have come." -2 Corinthians 5:17

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