I. Creation: the good
Question: Where did we come from?
-the image of God (things that are right)
II. Fall: the evil
Question: What went wrong?
-the image marred (things that are wrong)
III. Redemption: the new
Question: What can we do about it?
-the image of God renewed
IV. Restoration: the perfect
Question: Is there hope?
-the image of God restored
If you remove any one of these four pillars of biblical truth, the world becomes more difficult to understand and potentially more painful to endure.