The Story of Creation - God is a Good Creator


Summary: The purpose of Genesis 1-2 is that we would know that God is the Sovereign Creator. He is sovereign over the stories of the world and sovereign over our story. He has established a good creation, and he will not abandon his creation project. The One who created all things is also our Redeemer. The one who has Redeemed us is also our creator.

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Memory Verse: "In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters." - Genesis 1:1-2

Reflection Questions:

  1. As you reflect on the creation accounts in Genesis 1 & 2 what strikes you?
  2. How are we introduced to God? What words would you use to describe God? What is he like?
  3. What is the good news of Genesis 1 & 2?
  4. What does it look like for you to trust, day by day, that God is sovereign and good over your life and story? What does it look like for you to trust that God is sovereign and good over the story of this world?

Kids Questions:

  1. Who is God?
  2. How did God create everyone and everything?
  3. What are some of your favorite things that God has created?
  4. How can you be sure that God loves you and cares for you?