Books & Chapters
Genesis 5 - NIRV
The Family Line of Adam
1 Here is the written story of Adam's family line.
When God created human beings, he made them in his own likeness. 2 He created them as male and female. He blessed them. And he called them "human beings" when they were created.
3 When Adam was 130 years old, he had a son in his own likeness. He named him Seth. 4 Adam lived 800 years after Seth was born. He also had other sons and daughters. 5 Adam lived a total of 930 years. Then he died.
12 Kenan lived 70 years. Then he became the father of Mahalalel. 13 Kenan lived 840 years after Mahalalel was born. He also had other sons and daughters. 14 Kenan lived a total of 910 years. Then he died.
15 Mahalalel lived 65 years. Then he became the father of Jared. 16 Mahalalel lived 830 years after Jared was born. He also had other sons and daughters. 17 Mahalalel lived a total of 895 years. Then he died.
21 Enoch lived 65 years. Then he became the father of Methuselah. 22 Enoch walked with God 300 years after Methuselah was born. He also had other sons and daughters. 23 Enoch lived a total of 365 years.
24 Enoch walked with God. Then he couldn't be found, because God took him from this life.
25 Methuselah lived 187 years. Then he became the father of Lamech. 26 Methuselah lived 782 years after Lamech was born. He also had other sons and daughters. 27 Methuselah lived a total of 969 years. Then he died.
28 Lamech lived 182 years. Then he had a son. 29 He named him Noah. Lamech said, "He will comfort us when we are working. He'll comfort us when our hands work so hard they hurt. We have to work hard. That's because the Lord has put a curse on the ground."
32 After Noah was 500 years old, he became the father of Shem, Ham and Japheth.
Sermons on Genesis 5
Contributed by Derrick Tuper on Jul 13, 2017
As we move forward in our series on Hebrews 11, we come to the account of Enoch. Enoch was quite a fellow who experienced something pretty extraordinary. In part three of what it takes faith to do, we will see that it takes faith to please God.
Contributed by Gordon Weatherby on Nov 26, 2016
This was the funeral sermon for a friend, Mentor in the ministry, and co-labourer in the Kingdom of God.