We bear the image of God in that we were created to rule. God told Adam and Eve to have dominion over the world. He gave them the power and the ability to rule over it. Think about it, before the fall all of nature was under Adam’s rule. The animals obeyed his voice. He was the king of the earth. But when he rebelled against God, nature rebelled against him and has been in rebellion ever since.
Saturday, November 07, 2009
Bearing God's Image
In a recent online sermon, Darrin Trammell spoke of various ways in which we bear God's image (Genesis 1:27). Here's an excerpt that struck me.