List the three Christian views of creation, as given in the lecture, and a brief description of each.
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- List the three Christian views of creation, as given in the lecture, and a brief description of each.
- The concept that humanity is created in the image of God may refer to a number of things. List four things: two covered in the textbook and two covered in the lecture.
- What are the similarities between the scenes in Revelation 21:1-4 and the garden of Eden in Genesis 2?
- According to the lecture, what is meant when we say God is sovereign?
- List at least five characteristics of God emphasized in Psalm 145.
- List three reasons for seeing humanity as the pinnacle of God’s creation.
- How does the textbook describe the garden of Eden?
- How would you describe the nature of work God gave to Adam in the garden of Eden?
- Summarize Proverbs 9:10.
- Summarize God’s statements in Genesis 2:16-18.
- What does the textbook say about the involvement of the Trinity in creation?
- List the four basic “acts” of the overarching biblical story.
Diffey, D. (2015). Wisdom in the beginning. In Grand Canyon University (Ed.), The beginning of wisdom: An introduction to Christian thought and life (2nd ed.). Available from http://gcumedia.com/digital-resources/grand-canyon-university/2015/the-beginning-of-wisdom_an-introduction-to-christian-thought-and-life_ebook_2e.php
Lecture 2. (2017). CWV-101: Christian Worldview. Phoenix, AZ: Grand Canyon University.