Genesis – “Worship War”

Sermon Notes Re-read Genesis 4:1-17 What are some of the ways in which what we believe about God matter? What are some of the errors we make and in what ways do they shape us? What do you make of the meaning of Cain’s name – “Get, Acquire, Possess?” Abel’s name – “Vapor, breath? Why…

Genesis – “Our Family History: The Fall of the Gospel”

Sermon Notes: Adam and Eve allow the serpent to introduce 3 things into creation: A ________________ posture toward absolute truth. A focus on ____________________ rather than on God. The disease of ___________________ and _____________________. The Gospel is God’s point-by-point response. It is an invitation: To re-experience the child-like ______________ of absolute truth. To embrace a…

Genesis – “Creation 1”

“Beginning with the Beginning” Genesis 1:1-39 When you read Genesis 1 what questions arise? Do your questions arise from Genesis 1 or from ideas outside of the text? What kind of literature is Genesis 1? Why is it important to identify the genre of literature that we read? How is Genesis 1 structured? How does…