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Men of Faith and the Exile

November 29, 2020 A word about the genealogy of Jesus and why it is important. This week will give attention to three man in Jesus’ line—Abraham, David, and Josiah—with some...



Son of God

February 9/10, 2019 This weekend we will explore the significance of what it means that Jesus is the ‘Son of God’ by drawing together the messianic, royal, and divine aspects...



Promised Lamb of God

January 12/13, 2019 This weekend we will explore what it means that Jesus fulfills the promises of God in the Old Testament, ultimately as the Lamb of God who reveals...



Prayer that Pleads for the Lost: Abraham

June 2/3, 2018 In one of the most vivid passages of the Old Testament we see God speaking with Abraham about the wicked towns of Sodom and Gomorrah. Abraham’s nephew,...



The Legacy of Faith

November 22/23, 2014 This series concludes with the death of Abraham. We will explore the legacy of Abraham’s faith through the lenses of Genesis and Hebrews 11:8-19, with some slight...



Abraham Tested: The Request, The Response, The Result

November 8/9, 2014 God provides the promise-child, Isaac in Genesis 22:1-19. Then, he asks Abraham to sacrifice that promise-child. This is one of the most important and powerful passages in...



Praying in the Midst of Promises and Problems

October 25/26, 2014 In Genesis 18:16-33 [19:1-38], Abraham and Sarah extend hospitality to three divine visitors, where the promise is reaffirmed again. Sarah thinks it’s funny. At the same time,...



Tangible Signs

October 18/19, 2014 Here (Genesis 17:1-27; 18:1-15) we encounter a third and more specific outline of both God’s covenant promises and the demands laid upon Abram. The reality of the...



Human Means for Divine Ends

October 11/12, 2014 When Abram and Sarai grow old (Genesis 16:1-18), they begin to think it’s time to take measures into their own hands. This move was culturally appropriate, but...