The New City Catechism asks, “Who is God?” and then provides an answer based on the very first verse behind the leather cover of your Bible:
“God is the Creator of everyone and everything.”
Whether you are personally in the business of creating by threading a needle or making music on a keyboard or by stringing together sentences on another kind of keyboard, your urge and ability to create come from your Creator.
From the time when Adam took up residence in Eden with no instruction manual other than God’s permission to “master it,” humanity has been unwrapping God’s gifts and glorifying Him as co-creators, even if some fail, in this life, to acknowledge His role in it all.
This Sunday, let’s delight in God’s creation and in His gift of creativity,