The Great Beginning

By: John Bonnett | Genesis | December 11, 2014
By: John Bonnett | Genesis | December 11, 2014
The Greatest beginning
The Greatest beginning


God wrote, “I love you” – he wrote it in the sky and on the earth, and under the sea. He wrote his message everywhere! Because God created everything in his world to reflect him like a mirror. He wanted to show us what He is like, to help us know him, to make our hearts sing. He made the heaven sing and the earth reflects his glory and beauty. He made all things new and called it “good”. The bible is a story of His love for us and the teaching of how to live our lives to reflect his image.

The Creation

In the beginning, there was nothing. Nothing to hear. Nothing to feel. Nothing to see. Only emptiness and darkness. And then…. Nothing but nothing. But God was there even before nothing existed. And God had a wonderful plan.
“I’ll take this emptiness,” God said, “and I’ll fill it up! Out of the darkness, I’m going to make light! And out of nothing I’m going to make “EVERYTHING”! And so God hovered over the deep, silent darkness. He was making life happen.
He made the creatures of the sea, land, and sky and he said, “I need someone in the likeness of my image to take care of my wonderful creation” and so he created Adam and Eve to enjoy all the wonderful things he has made.
God spoke, that’s all and whatever he said, it all happened.

It all Begin with a lie

Adam and Eve lived happily together in their beautiful new home. And everything was perfect – for a while at least. Until one day when everything went wrong. God had a horrible enemy. His name was Satan. Satan had once been the most beautiful angel, but he didn’t want to be just an angel-he wanted to be God. He grew proud and evil full of hate, and God had to send him out of heaven. Satan was seething with anger and looking for a way to hurt God. He wanted to stop God’s plan, stop this love story, right there. So he...