Creation Poetry

A sermon preached today, in a series on the Apostles’ Creed.

 

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I believe in God the Father almighty, creator of heaven and earth.  

 

Creator of heaven and earth.

 

Genesis 1:1    In the beginning when God created the heavens and the earth, the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters… Then God said, let there be light, and there was light…

 

God said, let there be lights in the sky to give light upon the earth, and it was so…

God said, let the waters bring forth swarms of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth, and it was so…

God said, let the earth bring forth living creatures of every kind, and it was so.

 

That God created the heavens and the earth is foundational to the faith we confess.

 

Where once there was nothing, there is something, by God’s grace and power.

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