Gender

September 9, 2018 Speaker: Keith Ferguson Series: Swimming Upstream

Swimming Upstream #3 – GENDER

 

Cultural Narrative on Gender:

 

Problems with the Cultural Narrative on Gender:

 

Biblical Narrative on Gender:

  

Where does this narrative (equal but distinct) come from in the Bible?

 

Men & Women are EQUAL in…

  • …moral dignity, value, and ________ (Gen 1:26-27)
  • …__________ to God through Jesus Christ (Gal 3:27-28)
  • …spiritual ______________ and skillfulness (1 Cor 12:7)
  • …knowledge, wisdom, and ____________ (Eph 4:11-13)

 

The Way of Jesus is radically _________________.

 

Men & Women are DIFFERENT…

  • …in physical _____________ (Gen 2:18)
  • …in creation _____________ (Gen 2:21-25)
  • …in roles in the _____________ (Eph 5:21-33)
  • …in roles in the ______________ (1 Tim 3:1-7)
  • …in ___________________ (Gen 3:9)

 

What does this mean for how I see myself?

 

How can I help those struggling with their gender identity?

 

What does this mean for how I see the opposite gender?

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