Through the Eye of Faith

Psalm 8 is one of the best loved of the psalms. To David, as a believer in God, the Creation spoke of the Lord’s majesty and love. What specific lessons did David see in the creation, as recorded in Psalm 8? Also, considering what we know about the creation today—the moon and the stars and […]

Morality and Accountability

In an earlier lesson, we looked at Paul’s sermon to the men in Athens (Acts 17:16–31). Follow the line of reasoning he used, noting not just where he started but where he ended. What’s so important about the conclusion he came to, particularly regarding the question of origins and morality? Paul starts his sermon by […]

Without Form and Void

“In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was without form, and void; and darkness was on the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters” (Gen. 1:1, 2, NKJV).What do these verses reveal about the earth before the Lord began creating […]

The Power of His Word

Read Jeremiah 51:15, 16 and Psalm 33:6, 9. In addition to wisdom,what other attribute of God is mentioned in the Creation? How was this attribute expressed in Creation? More important, what are the implications of this truth for us? I remember when I was a kid and there was this phrase that would be passed […]

In the beginning

Read Hebrews 11:3. What does this verse tell us about God and the creation of the universe? I remember when I was a kid I loved to build. I would build with Lego’s, I would take apart toys an try to make other things out of them. I think it was something in my blood […]

Creation Week

Creation Week   “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth” (Gen. 1:1, NKJV). How does this opening line automatically make the Bible and Darwinian evolution mutually exclusive? Evolution teaches that life on earth evolved from a common ancestor about 3.7 billion years ago. In contrast to this , the bible teaches we […]

Creation and Redemption: The Foundation of Worship

According to the fourth commandment, what are these two events, and how are they related to each other? Exod. 20:11, Deut. 5:15 As we reflect on these two passages of scripture we understand what the two significant events are. The first of these events is creation. When we worship on the Sabbath we acknowledge that […]

Psalm 104

Read Psalm 104 prayerfully. What does it tell us about the role of God in creation and in the natural world? The bible lets us know that God played and active role in the creation of the natural world. When we read this we see the majesty and awesomeness of God in creation. What type […]