Chapter 5 – Genesis

OBJECTIVES:

Upon completion of this chapter you will be able to:

  • Name the author of the book of Genesis.
  • Identify to whom the book of Genesis was written.
  • State the purpose for the book of Genesis.
  • Write the Key Verse of the book of Genesis from memory.
  • State the Life and Ministry Principle for the book of Genesis.

INTRODUCTION

AUTHOR: Moses
TO WHOM: Israel
PURPOSE: To preserve the historical background of Israel and the record of creation, sin, redemption, and God’s first dealings with man.
KEY VERSE: Genesis 3:15
LIFE AND MINISTRY PRINCIPLES: God’s plan from the beginning included all nations. God begins new things with people.
MAIN CHARACTERS: Adam, Eve, Cain, Abel, Enoch, Esau, Jacob (Israel), Enoch, Abraham, Isaac, Joseph

Read over the chapter study material and complete the self-test at the end. After this chapter is completed, mark complete and go to the next lesson.