Genesis: The Blessing
Funny Duck Try to fix him Couldn’t Funny Duck wasn’t the last time I tried to change someone or something that needed changing Our attempts to changing people.... We can’t What can? Better question is WHO can? Answer: God. More accurately, God’s love. Everything God does is out of love because that’s…
The Book of Genesis
And He said to him, “Most assuredly, I say to you, hereafter you shall see heaven open, and the angels of God ascending and descending upon the Son of Man.” And let us consider one another in order to stir up love and good works, not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as is the manner of…
A Year In Genesis
Cody Westcott • Sermon • • 8 views
Jacob’s Ladder and the Tower of Babel We are (we are) Climbing (climbing) Jacob’s ladder We are (we are) Climbing (climbing) Jacob’s ladder Soldier (Soldier) Of the cross This African American slave spiritual served as a song of hope for many enslaved men and women. It is a song about gradually getting…
Matthew Nelson • Sermon • • 184 views
Intro: People have tried all sorts of ways to get to heaven. Examples: Tower of Babel - Ziggurats ( Works righteousness Avoidance of sin; Self -denial; Self-flagellation Discovering secret knowledge Knowing all the facts about God or the Bible Sacred rituals or religious rites Doing good deeds for others…
Luke Kirkendall • Sermon • • 80 views
Today we continue in our trek through Genesis. Today we will be in , and specifically . Go ahead and open up your Bibles to this great text and let’s look at it together. Read Genesis 28:10-22 . There’s a movie plot line that drives me crazy. It’s overused, trite, cliche - it just bugs me. It’s the plot…
Jesus rides into town on Palm Sunday to a very excited crowd of welcomers, sadly they miss the point of why Jesus is there, as their focus is on the wrong thing. Why had Jesus truly come? What was his true mission and why did it so easily seem to breezed over? To gain a better picture, a broader picture of this entire scene we need to go back, back to the time of Abraham’s grandson, Jacob.
Have you inherited a faith but still wonder if you’ve made it your own? Is your loyalty to Jesus white hot or has your fire died down? Let’s look at Jacob’s encounter with God at Bethel and see what it takes to make our faith our own. Pastor Aaron preaches from Genesis 28.