CREATION OF MAN AND WOMAN\
FEATURES IN THE MAKING OF MAN
E. whisnant, Pastor/teacher
FOUR FEATURES GOD MADE MAN IN HIS IMAGE:
US MAKE MAN IN OUR IMAGE 1:27, 5:1
The truest part of man cannot be reduced to any chemical formula.
is transcendent, and an eternal being.
Ecclesiastes 3:11 interesting verse. You can take away our body
and we will live forever.
PERSONHOOD: The image of God indicates
is the only creature in existence in the time/space world that has language.
ethical essence of man’s ontological
(theory of being.)
Capacity for moral
Capability to be holy
Ability to be
Ability to obey God
Ability to receive divine and eternal salvation
IS KING OF THE EARTH.
1:26-28 “let him rule.” God but man as sovereign over the whole creation.
1 Gen 2:19 He classify creation.
2:15 To cultivate the garden of Eden and
keep it. ADAM WAS GIVEN RESPONSIBILITY
1 Gen 2:8
1 The Garden of Eden was not in Iraq
2 The Garden was destroyed by the global
2 To make sure everything had its
appropriate care. Which we don’t know what?
3 Genesis 2:16 But from the tree of
knowledge of good and evil.
1 Man’s responsibility was to learn
about His creation and glorify God by the wonder of what he saw and then to
classify the creation and the somehow to shape the creation so that it was an
honor to its creator in every way.
2 We’re still stewards of His creation.
But while I’m here, I want God to be able to be on display
FRUITUFL AND MULTIPLE AND FILL ALL THE EARTH.” 1:28
So God made male and female. That was
God’s design for marriage and procreation.
The creation of woman.
Male is placed first and this is
necessary I creation.
WAS CREATED AS THE RECIPIENT OF ENJOYMENT
just wanted somebody He could bless. How did He bless them?
With a divine image, eternal being
With the ability to have affiliation
With the ability to know His creation.
With the competence to know Him as well
as to know each other.
With the ability to replicate themselves
and fill the earth with others made in the image of God