The Story of
Bible Study Lesson from
is the beginning of a Bible study
for the book of Genesis
and how it applies to our daily living.
The story of creation as
presented in these passages
of Scripture and,
believe it or not, the big bang theory seems to
support the Bible.
But, this passage can also
mean the beginning of God's relationship with man
(and woman ).
Creates the Universe
"In the beginning
God created the heavens and the earth.
The earth was formless and
void, and darkness was over the surface of the
deep, and the Spirit of God was moving over the
surface of the waters.
Then God said, Let
there be light; and there was light. God
saw that the light was good; and God separated
the light from the darkness.
God called the light day,
and the darkness He called night. And there was
evening and there was morning, one day." -
the universe just "happen"?
Ask any given scientist or
historian and you'll get hundreds of answers. Some
say that there was an explosion, starting from
nothing which caused the universe to
I'm not sure how you feel
about this but I find it very hard to believe that
the universe, the sun, the moon, the earth, the
oceans & lakes, the animals, the insects, the
germs, and people all came about in perfect
precision because of a blast from a single atom.
And, who created that single
However, I also believe, in
my humble understanding, that this hypothesis fully
supports the creation theory and the story of God
creating all things.
If the universe was created
from nothing, who or what started the process. If
you resound that the universe was created -
then you need a Creator, don't you?
A perfect design needs a
designer, doesn't it?
vs. Intelligent Design
Genesis tells us that God
created all things from nothing which ties into the
big bang theory and the teachings of intelligent
It is just as easy for me to
believe that an all-loving, all-knowing God put the
universe and the earth together and set it in
motion as it is to trust the remarkable story of
the big bang theory.
But, don't just think of
God's creation in terms of science. He is more than
that. God created all of this and made us in His
image because He wanted us as His companions and to
have somebody to love. It's that simple.
I don't know if I could go
through life believing that I am just a freak of
nature which just "happened" and put on this earth
only to live, work, die, and then be forgotten.
What kind of existence would
Why Are We
According to the Bible, we
were placed on this earth to work God's plan
has for all of us.
There is no greater reward
than doing what God asks us to do and now, through
Christ, we have the promise
of eternal life if we
Is it any less likely that
God created the earth, and us than to believe that
God is just particles in space - - gas?
God is not gas. That's very
Love in Christ
If you would like to know
more about how to experience Jesus Christ, please
take a moment to read
John 3:16 for more
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Life Application Study Bible: NIV. Verses credited
to the Lockman