January 6, 2019

A Good Week’s Work

Passage: Genesis 1:1 - 2:3, John 1:1-5

“In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth…” And so our Bible begins (as does the Gospel of John): a true genesis. However, it was not God’s beginning—He is eternal—but ours. In the first of two distinct narratives of creation, God [Elohim inHebrew] speaks, separates, and brings the world as we know it into being.