What is the Cultural Mandate?

God has called us, as image bearers, to create culture and care for the world in the way that He would, uncovering its possibilities and bringing them to their fullness.

Topics: Creation

A Note About Guest Contributors

From time to time, we invite friends and experts who are not elders, ministers or members of The Village to contribute to TVC Resources. Though we might not agree with them on every theological issue or ministry practice, we obviously love these men and women and value their unique gifts and insights.

Related Resources

Podcast

#6 - In the Beginning

We discuss Genesis 1-2 and how it shapes a Christian doctrine of creation by its original context and distinctives from other ancient origin creation narratives.

Talk

Should Christians Be Environmentalists?

Matt Chandler

As viceroys of God in this world, Christians should care about environmental issues, but they cannot be our main focus. First and foremost, our concern is with those who bear the image of God.