And It Was Good, Session 2 (Our Work With Creation): All Additional Resources

  We are pleased to offer suggested music for each session. These are links to purchase the songs on iTunes, as well as links to, which provides lead sheets, accompaniment tracks, and other resources for certain songs. Click here for Suggested music for the And It Was Good unit Here are the magazine articles that […]

Suggested Music For And It Was Good

Click on the song title to purchase from iTunes. Some songs also have lead sheets, piano accompaniment, and other worship resources available from LifeWay Worship.  Session 1: God’s Work Of Creation “O Worship the King” by Chris Tomlin  “God of Brilliant Lights” by Aaron Shust  “Strong God” by Desperation Band LifewayWorship “All Creatures of Our God and King” by […]

And It Was Good, Session 2 (Our Work With Creation): Additional Questions

The Point: God has given us responsibility over His creation. Icebreaker Do you think people are taking better or worse care of the earth than 40 years ago? How do we find balance in using and caring for this earth? Is environmentalism (or ecology) a political issue, non-issue, or biblical issue? Explain your reasoning. Do […]

And It Was Good, Session 2: Our Work with Creation

In the passages of Scripture you’ll be studying with your students this week, the Lord gives His people a command to observe a Sabbath for the land (Leviticus 25:1-5). The Israelites were to honor and obey the Lord by allowing the land to be left alone on the seventh year. In addition to being good […]

And It Was Good, Session 2 (Our Work With Creation): Live It Out Option for Parent’s groups

    Play this clip from “ The Lorax.” Explain that often in our culture “green” issues become political. Ask: Why do you think environmental issues become so political? Lead parents to discuss how they can avoid falling into political chatter and guide their families to have a biblical perspective on caring for the environment. […]

And It Was Good, Session 2 (Our Work With Creation): Optional Closing Activity for Collegiates

  As God provided for His people, He expected them to care for others around them. Leviticus 25:6-7 tells us they were to use this food to car for their servants, hired hands, foreigners that were with them, their livestock, and even the wild animals. God was teaching His people that even as they were […]

And It Was Good, Session 2 (Our Work With Creation): Live it Out option for men

In challenging your men to live out their responsibility to care for God’s creation, communicate that many people treat the world as if we have no responsibility for it. God clearly gave us a mandate to take care of His creation. Read what a college sophomore wrote in a “Christianity Today” magazine scholarship competition. “God […]

And It Was Good, Session 2 (Our Work With Creation): Discussion Option for Boomers

  The first time conservation of natural resources may have entered Boomers’ minds was during the gas shortages in the early 1970’s. Long lines at gas stations, rationing, and big, gas-guzzling muscle cars just did not mix. Over time, gas prices steadily rose, and the advent of smaller, fuel-efficient cars resulted. For the first time […]

And It Was Good, Session 2 (Our Work With Creation): Live It Out Option and Discussion for Women’s Groups

  From Live It Out (p.154) discuss ways to be good stewards of God’s creation. According to a large number of studies, women are more “green” than men in their attitudes and actions. Among the highlights of a report on The Green Market Oracle:  Women decision makers in business are more environmentally conscious than men […]

And It Was Good, Session 2: Meeting the Needs of Others

by Gene A. Getz He not only healed the sick physically and psychologically, but He provided food for them as well.  Our Human and Divine Example God became flesh and dwelt among us in the person of Jesus Christ. The Bible states that Jesus was tempted in every way, and yet He was without sin. […]