Sermon Series
  • 1. Abraham, The Friend Of God

    Contributed on Oct 15, 2004
    based on 32 ratings
     | 4,397 views

    Abraham, the friend of God, was also a frail individual filled with doubts, who occasionally made unwise decisions. He sometimes acted without consulting God for guidance. He was often afraid. But God did not give up on him.

  • 2. The Call Of Abram

    Contributed on Oct 26, 2004
    based on 36 ratings
     | 5,414 views

    Abram was told to break away from all he had known. God is silent on the details, but He promised to walk with Abram. He filled in the details along the way.

  • 3. Conflict And Choices

    Contributed on Nov 5, 2004
    based on 28 ratings
     | 1,382 views

    Abram’s leadership manifests itself in his ability to resolve conflict. Lot’s character (and downward spiral) is revealed in the choice he makes for himself and his family. We can choose to yield our rights when we’re secure in knowing that God will tak

  • 4. Abram In Egypt

    Contributed on Nov 5, 2004
    based on 36 ratings
     | 2,497 views

    Our account of Abram’s life shows how God cares about us individually. We discover that God patiently loves us in spite of our failures and often-weak faith. We learn of: 1) the famine--a time of testing; 2) Abram’s “solution” which resulted in failure

  • 5. The Hagar Affair

    Contributed on Nov 29, 2004
    based on 35 ratings
     | 3,245 views

    The birth of Ishmael came about as a lapse of faith. Like Abram & Sarah, we sometimes try to “help God out,” when instead we should be waiting and trusting.

  • 6. The Sign Of The Covenant

    Contributed on Dec 31, 2004
    based on 20 ratings
     | 1,073 views

    God renews His covenant with Abram in 2 ways--a name change, and a mark of ownership. Circumcision becomes Abraham’s signature on his new pact with God.

  • 7. Abraham's Argument

    Contributed on Jan 12, 2005
    based on 23 ratings
     | 1,576 views

    Abraham and God go back-and-forth as friends, in a cordial and remarkable dialogue, and we see in their exchange the consideration of God. He’s not a tyrant; we can appeal to Him.

  • 8. The Offering Of Isaac

    Contributed on Jan 18, 2005
    based on 28 ratings
     | 6,779 views

    Abraham was never closer to God than when told to sacrifice his son Isaac. Though anguished he was aware of God’s presence and promise. The offering of Isaac is the climax of Abraham’s life of faith; this was his “moment of truth”.