What biblical truths about creation are revealed in the first creation story?
Everything in existence was made by God, and everything God made is good and depends on Him.
As a steward of God's creation, you have responsiblities. Tell how you can take care of creation.
Recycle, pick up trash, take care of pets, etc.
What are two lessons to be learned from the story of Cain and Abel?
We learn that God forbids murder of any kind, about the healing power of God's love, and it symbolizes the separation of human beings from one another.
What part did Joseph play in God's plan to provide a temporary home for His people?
He was sold as a slave in Egypt. He used his gifts to become powerful and was able to help his family and lead them into Egypt.
Why is the Red Sea considered a turning point in the history of God's relationship with His people?
God led the people from slavery into freedom. God saved the people with water, which symbolized the water of baptism. It was a clean start for the Israelites.
How did God make His presence known to the Israelites on their journey?
By sending a pillar of cloud over ther meeting tent in the day, and a pillar of fire by night.
What does the story of Samson symbolize?
The Israelite nation of his time. Samson's birth, like the birth of Israel, was the result of God's guiding hand.
What are three important things that David did as king for the nation of Israel?
He set up a government, conquered the Philistines, and got the ark of the covenant back.
What are the four types of psalms?
Royal psalms, wisdom poems, hymms praising God and Zion, and laments.
Name three ways that the promise of a new David has been fulfilled in Jesus Christ.
He was humble, loved goodness, and did what was right.