Scripture: Genesis 1–2
God’s Story begins with God introducing Himself. 1:1-25
- He is self-existent.
- He is self-sufficient.
- He is the Creator.
God’s Story begins with God explaining who we are. 1:26-27
- We are His creation, made in His image.
- We are His creation, totally dependent upon Him.
God’s Story begins with God telling us about His good gifts.
- He gives us a relationship with Him. 3:8
- He gives us community with others. 1:27; 2:18, 20-22
- He gives us responsibility and work. 2:15, 19
Take Home Idea: From the very beginning of God’s story, God speaks His love to us.