Genesis – “Creation 1”

“Beginning with the Beginning”
Genesis 1:1-39

  1. When you read Genesis 1 what questions arise? Do your questions arise from Genesis 1 or from ideas outside of the text?
  2. What kind of literature is Genesis 1? Why is it important to identify the genre of literature that we read?
  3. How is Genesis 1 structured? How does that help us unpack its meaning?
  4. What can we know about God, human beings, and the world from this text?