Our Sin Wrecks God’s Good Creation

Big Truth:

Our Sin Wrecks God's Good Creation

Romans 8:18-22; Genesis 3:17-19; James 1:15; Romans 1:22-23, 5:12; Isaiah 59:2

Bible Verse:

And they heard the sound of the Lord God walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and the man and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the Lord God among the trees of the garden. But the Lord God called to the man and said to him, “Where are you?”

Genesis 3:8-9

Big Ideas:

  • Sin wrecks our relationship with God.
  • Sin wrecks our relationship with creation.
  • Sin wrecks our relationships with others and ourselves.

Bible Passage:

Genesis 3:8-24

When Adam and Eve disobeyed God, the good creation that God had made was broken. Sin entered the world through their disobedience and nothing was ever the same. Death and sorrow became a part of every person’s life and Adam and Eve were separated from God. Our sin wrecks everything.


The Story is the good news of the gospel. All of Scripture tells the Story of God the Father’s work to redeem a people from the power of sin through God the Son so that they might live for His glory through the power of the Holy Spirit. During this series we will explore the four main movements of the Story of God, and our response to the life-altering Gospel Story!

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Every student should know that:

  • God is the author, subject, and hero of the gospel story
  • Salvation comes by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone

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Every student should strive to:

  • Describe the gospel message through Creation, Fall, Redemption, and New Creation
  • Memorize the Bible verse each week

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Every student should feel:

  • Brokenness over the depth of our sin against God
  • Joy in Jesus, our Savior and King

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Every student should want:

  • To study the Bible so that they can better understand God’s story of redemption
  • To share the gospel story with those who are separated from God in their sin