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Father Abraham

God establishes a relationship with humanity by making an agreement (covenant) between God and father Abraham:

  1. Progressive (Gen 12:1-7)
    1. Call Gen 12:1-3
    2. Covenant Gen 15:1-21
    3. Circumcision Gen17:1-14
    4. Exod 2:24,25; 3:14,15; 6:2,3
  2. People (Gen 12:2;15:5)
    1. Abraham Gen 11:23-27; 12:2; 12:7
    2. Isaac Gen 24-27
    3. Jacob (Israel) Gen 27-36
    4. Exod 1:1-7; 4:23
  3. Possession (Gen 12:7;15:18)
    1. From the Nile to the Euphrates Gen15:18
    2. Exod 3:6-8
  4. Provision (Gen 12:3)
    1. Blessing Gen 15:1
    2. Exod 40:34
  5. Precondition (Gen 15:6-21)
    1. Faith Gen 15:6
    2. God’s Promise Gen 15:17
  6. Picture of the Perfect (Matt 2:15; Gal 3:16)
    1. Progressive Hen 1:1-2
    2. People Gal 3:26-29; 6:16
    3. Possession Rom 4:13-25; Heb 11:13-16
    4. Provision Eph 1:3-14
    5. Preconditional Gal 3:5-9