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WEEK FOUR - Post Flood Earth
Was it only from the wind that the land started to dry up or was there more?
Read Genesis 8:1-2 again.
When and where did the ark come to rest?
Many people have searched on Mt. Ararat for the Ark.
When could the mountains first be seen?
How much longer did Noah and the animals stay on the Ark?
What did God say the animals were supposed to do?
What is the first thing we are told that Noah did after leaving the ark?
What promise did God make to Noah at that time?
What responsibility were Noah and his sons given?
What kinds of food were men instructed to eat?
What were they not to eat?
(Think: What does this teach about the idea that it is morally wrong to eat meat?)
What are we forbidden to kill and what reason is given why this is different from killing animals in Genesis 9:5-6?
What punishment was decreed for the kind of killing that God forbade?
With whom did God make a covenant in Genesis 9:8- 11?
What was the covenant?
What is the sign of the covenant in Genesis 9:12-17? (Think: Did God promise He would never destroy the earth at all? If not, what has He said about the future destruction of the earth?)