Genesis and AbundanceThis is a link to a presentation given by the Rev. Dr. Richard H. Lowery on a theology of abundance using Genesis Chapter One as a foundation. The lecture includes a look at the Babylonian creation story as a framework for understanding the Biblical story presented in Genesis 1 and the structure of the Hebrew story for discovering its primary focus. This lecture will helpful to both clergy and lay persons who wish to have a deeper understanding of text and its implications for the practice of stewardship as a spiritual discipline.A technical note – there are intermittent difficulties in the audio transmission during the first twenty minutes of the presentation. You may need to adjust your volume accordingly. This lecture remains the intellectual property of Dr. Lowery and any material used or retransmitted should be properly cited as such. Run time: 65 minutes.