Bible Talk: What We Believe : Humanity.

Bible Talk: What We Believe : Humanity.

Genesis 3:1-24

Romans 5:12-19

19 May 2019

David Simmons

Humanity

Creation

God created mankind in his own image,

in the image of God he created them;

male and female he created them.

Genesis 1:27-28

 

God blessed them and said to them,

“Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky and over every living creature that moves on the ground.”

Genesis 1:27-28

Creation

Fall

“you must not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, for when you eat from it you will certainly die.”

Genesis 2:17

 

autonomy

= self law

“ I tell you, my friends, do not fear those who kill the body, and after that have nothing more that they can do. But I will show you whom you should fear: Fear him who, after your body has been killed, has authority to throw you into hell. Yes, I tell you, fear him.”

Luke 12:4-5

 

Creation

Fall

total depravity

total inability

“For the mind that is set on the flesh is hostile to God, for it does not submit to God’s law; indeed, it cannot. Those who are in the flesh cannot please God.”

Romans 8:7–8

 

Heidelberg Catechism

A.D. 1563

2. Q: What do you need to know in order to live and die in the joy of relationship with God?

2. Q: What do you need to know in order to live and die in the joy of relationship with God?

 

‘proto euangelion’

the first gospel

 

 

 

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