Genesis means origins. It is the book of origins. Genesis tells us about the origins of the universe. It tells us about the origins of mankind and that the widely taught theory of evolution isn't true. Genesis also tells us about the origins of marriage, sexuality and God's plan for our relationships. Genesis teaches us about the origin of the family, the basic building block of society. It is a book that tells us about the origin of evil and what went wrong in the world and in our lives. Most importantly, Genesis is a book that tells us the origins of God's plan to save us from everything that went wrong through God's son Jesus.