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Presentation Study Guide 3.1

EDU610 FOUNDATIONS FOR CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT

Lesson 3: Worldview Framework: Fall

Video Part 1: Introduction/Aspects of the fall

OUTLINE FOR TAKING NOTES

  1. Introduction
    1. Review
    2. Essential questions
  2. The Fall: Introduction
    1. Historical reality of the fall
    2. Scope of the fall
      1. Significance for humans and human endeavors
      2. Significance for non-human world
  3. God's good creation vs. corrupted creation
    1. Sin as a parasite
    2. Common grace
    3. Misdirection of creational structures (structure-direction)
    4. Biblical use of "world"
    5. Role of Satan
    6. The problem: man's sin

REVIEW QUESTIONS

  1. Is the fall (Genesis 3) an actual event in history or a story with a moral? Explain why it matters.
  2. Which Bible passage teaches about the ground being cursed because of Adam’s sin?
  3. Which Bible verse tells us that all of creation is distorted, enslaved in bondage to decay, and now "groans" awaiting the return of Christ?
  4. What is the Old Testament term used to convey a sense of “universal flourishing, wholeness, and delight…all under the arch of God’s love the way things are supposed to be”?