Sermons on Genesis (Page 2)

Faith in God’s Enduring Promise

Believers must order their lives by faith in God’s enduring promises. Genesis 25:1-18 Three timeless reminders about trusting God in life and death: Believing God’s promises means making hard choices God’s purposes continue, even though faithful leaders die We lay hold of God’s promised inheritance through faith

Now I Know that You Fear God

Genesis 22 If you fear God then you will surrender everything you have to him while trusting him to provide everything you need. Four marks of a God-fearing person 1. Understand why and how God tests you (1-2) 2. Show your faith with trusting obedience (3-10) 3. Receive God’s provision for worshipping him (11-14) 4. Rejoice in God’s assurance of his blessings (15-19)

Children of the Promise

Text:  Genesis 21:8-21; Galatians 4-5 Big Idea:  We must remove anything that opposes God’s promise plan of blessing. Scene 1: A Difficult but Necessary Parting (8-14)     Conflict:         A threat to Isaac, the son of the promise     Resolution:    Send out Hagar and Ishmael Scene 2: A Sad but Compassionate Providence (15-21)     Conflict:         A threat to Hagar…

The Promise Keeper

Since God has a track record of keeping His promises, we must count on Him to do the same today. Genesis 21:1-7 God keeps His promises ( 1-2) Faithfully Powerfully Punctually Faith responds to God’s faithfulness (3-7) Obedience Marvel Humility

A Dysfunctional Family

Genesis 19:30-38 We must carefully consider what we do because the consequences of selfishness are far greater than we’d expect. Three questions from a very disturbing scene: Explanation—what happened here? Implications—what does this mean? Application—how does this apply to us and our church?