GGF will not meet in person beginning Sun., March 22. All other classes at the building have been cancelled as well. Please watch for emails with additional information and thank you for your prayers as new online options are being developed! Read More

Join us Sunday for Worship at 10:30am

X Close Menu

The Barren Earth and the Life-Giving Spirit (Genesis 1:2 )

May 2, 2018 Speaker: Adam Olean

Scripture: Genesis 1:2

After briefly addressing a few things from last week's discussion on legalism and Christian liberty under the New Covenant, we resume our study of the creation account (Gen 1:1–2:4). Having already established the setting ("In the beginning") and the introduction of God and his creative work ("God created the heavens and the earth"; Gen 1:1 ESV), we now focus our attention on the incomplete state of the earth (Gen 1:2). This will set the stage for God's remaining creative works, culminating in his "very good" creation (Gen 1:31) and his completion and rest from his work (Gen 2:1–3).
In Christ,
Adam