Contributed on Nov 10, 2007
The first in a series on prophecy, this sermon compares the first and last Adam as to similarities and contrasts.
Adam, First and Last I Cor. 15:22 INTRO. Today’s message begins a series on “Jesus In Genesis.” As we look forward to the Christmas season, I want to prepare our hearts for the celebration of the coming of Christ. The entire Old Testament was written to prepare people for this event. We are just ...read more
Contributed on Nov 12, 2007
In Genesis 3:15, we see the introduction of Satan, suffering, and the Savior.
Three Introductions Gen. 3:15 INTRO.: ILLUS.:Weatherman. In the Bible prophecy is very important. It validates the Bible as God’s Word. It validates Jesus’ claims to be the Son of God. There are more than 300 prophecies of the Christ in the Old Testament. They are all fulfilled in Jesus. This is ...read more
Contributed on Dec 3, 2007
According to the New Testament, the story of Noah includes lessons on faith and salvation, a warning of judgement, and assurance for the Christian.
Jesus In Genesis: Noah Heb. 11:7 INTRO.: ILLUS.: “Everything I need to know I learned from Noah’s ark.” 1. Plan ahead. It wasn’t raining when Noah built the ark. 2. Stay fit. When you’re 600 years old, someone may ask you to do something really big. 3. Don’t listen to critics. Do what has to be ...read more
Contributed on Dec 10, 2007
A look at Isaac as a type of the Christ and some lessons we can learn.
Jesus In Genesis: the Sacrifice of Isaac Heb 11:17-19 INTRO.: Tell the story from Genesis 22. This is a very mysterious story. How could God order a man to offer his son as a sacrifice, and why? What terrible emotional stresses were involved? How could Abraham even think of carrying out God’s ...read more
Contributed on Dec 14, 2007
Christ is our stairway to Heaven, the NT fulfillment to Jacob’s ladder.
The Stairway to God Gen. 28:12 Scrip. Reading: Gen 28:10-22 INTRO.: Summarize the story of Jacob’s life. He was a schemer and a climber. Traits he evidently learned from his mother. Her scheming get him in trouble and he is now fleeing for his life from his brother. The stairway symbolizes his ...read more