Typically we form our opinions about God from what we see. And there’s some validity to our method – the visible world does reveal God’s presence and power. But the visible world also deludes us; what we now see is not God’s original work. The original happened in Eden. And in Eden that original was warped.

These first chapters of Genesis – the “garden chapters” – give us the foundation on which the whole rest of the bible depends. They also reveal God’s character in startling and mesmerizing ways.

Use the links below to access what’s been posted so far in the Beginnings Series.