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TITLE: Lessons from Creation

TEXT: Genesis 1:29-31

PROPOSITION: Creation teaches us some important lessons.


KEY WORD: Lessons




  1. Genesis 1:1 God created
    1. Create = make something from nothing (Hebrews 11:3)
    2. Make = combine existing materials to form new item
  2. Assuming you believe in creation
  3. What can we learn from this power of God?


1.       God did not get tired

A.      Isaiah 40:28 not faint nor is weary

B.       "Rest" means "stop, cease"


2.       God is fair

A.      Malachi 2:10 God created us all

B.       Fair no prejudice


3.       Must do good works

A.      Ephesians 2:10 created unto good works

B.       This is why we were created

C.       We are not to be served, but to serve


4.       God provided what we need for life

A.      1 Timothy 4:3 God created to be received with thanksgiving

B.       Animals for clothing and food


5.       Worship God

A.      Revelation 4:11 All creation is for God's pleasure

B.       Not robots, not puppets

C.       We must desire to praise God


6.       All of this world (creation) will end

A.      Revelation 10:6 time will be no more

B.       2 Peter 3:9-10 elements melt, works burned

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