Discussion Questions - Week 2

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Unfolding Grace – Week 2


The Flood and God’s Covenant with Noah (Genesis 6-9 )


Read pages 23-32 in Unfolding Grace this week.


  1. This has been an eventful, and awful week. What have you heard, seen, read, or experienced that has encouraged you in the past seven days?


  1. What does the judgment of the flood teach us about humanity’s character? Compare Genesis 6:5 (pre-flood) and 8:21 (post-flood).


  1. What does Genesis 6-9 reveal about the heart of God and His character? Do you ever struggle with the tension between the love of God and the justice of God?


  1. After the flood, what does God promise to Noah and to creation? What is the significance of the bow?


  1. How is this important to the storyline of God’s unfolding grace?


  1. How is Genesis 6-9 both a de-creation story and a recreation story?


  1. How does the person of Noah point to Christ?


  1. How does the Ark point to Christ?


  1. Read Matthew 24:36-42. How will the days leading up to the second coming of Christ be like the “days of Noah”?


  1. From Sunday’s sermon, what did you find either most encouraging or most challenging?