Posts Tagged ‘Creation’

God Designs Marriage: 13 Principles from Genesis (Genesis 1-3)

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Even in conservative Christian circles, people miss what God clearly establishes regarding marriage in the first three chapters of Genesis. These truths remain unchanged throughout the Bible. Will the Bible be your authority regarding the very basis of marriage, gender, children, society, and the Church?

Mark 10:2-9 The Pharisees came and asked Him, “Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife?” testing Him. 3 And He answered and said to them, “What did Moses command you?” 4 They said, “Moses permitted a man to write a certificate of divorce, and to dismiss her.” 5 And Jesus answered and said to them, “Because of the hardness of your heart he wrote you this precept. 6 “But from the beginning of the creation, God `made them male and female.’ 7 `For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, 8 `and the two shall become one flesh’; so then they are no longer two, but one flesh. 9 “Therefore what God has joined together, let not man separate.”

Timeline of Truth – Review of Genesis 1-35

Monday, June 24th, 2013

Even though it is one book out of 66 books in the Bible, Genesis covers 1/3 of history. From creation (Genesis 1) to Noah (Genesis to Babel (Genesis 11)  to Abraham (Genesis 12), about 2000 years pass. From Abraham to the end of Genesis (Genesis 12 – 50), about 350 years pass.

We are about to begin the study of the life of Joseph, beginning at Genesis 37. In this lesson, we do a brief review of the 2000+ years that we have covered up  to this point.

Is Marriage Really a Big Deal to God?

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

4 reasons that show that marriage IS a very big deal to God (and it should be to you too!).

Timeline of Truth 10 – God’s Plan for Children (Genesis 4:1-2a)

Monday, February 6th, 2012

Read it fast and you will overlook the significance of Genesis 4:1. In that verse are four steps, designed by God, to produce the gift of children. If we follow them in the order God planned and patterned for us, things work as He desires. If we refuse God’s plan, people are hurt, and babies die. God desires to give us the gift of children after marriage, as the intended consequence of intimacy. God blesses us with children. Are you open to His blessings?

Timeline of Truth 8 – God Responds to Adam’s Sin (Genesis 3:9-19)

Saturday, December 31st, 2011

God is holy. He cannot dismiss sin. When Adam disobeys the ONE command God gave to him, God had to respond in His holiness. God addresses Adam, Eve, and the serpent.

Timeline of Truth 04 – God Establishes Marriage (Genesis 2:22-25)

Sunday, November 6th, 2011

Amidst all of the confusion of our day about marriage, God’s recorded design, purpose, and process of marriage is still clear and easily understood in the book of Genesis.

Timeline of Truth 03 – God Creates the First Woman (Genesis 2:18-22)

Sunday, November 6th, 2011

We take a detailed look at the specific timing and purpose of God’s design and creation of a woman.

Timeline of Truth 02 – God Creates the First Man (Genesis 2:4-17)

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

We look at the detailed account of God creating, placing, and commanding the first man (Adam), and what impact that has on men today.

Jesus is the Creator (John 1:3)

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

Our series from the Gospel of John: “That You Might Believe”

Jesus is clearly the Creator of EVERYTHING! “Without Him, nothing was made that was made.” Everyone is accountable to the Creator!

The 7th Day: The Christian’s Responsibility

Monday, October 26th, 2009

What is the believer’s responsibility for keeping the Sabbath today, based upon the New Testament? Is Sunday the Christian Sabbath?