This message draws out the implications of creation and the Fall on the place of work and authority in human experience. Work is a gift of God that has been damaged by the Fall, but must be used for the believer’s growth in grace.
28 And God blessed them. And God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it, and have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over every living thing that moves on the earth.”
Genesis 1:28 English Standard Version (ESV)