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  • Abraham, A Man Challenged #2 Series

    Contributed by Raymond Smith on Jan 22, 2008

    Lessons we can learn from the life of Abraham

    Abraham, a man Challenged (ii) A man of Faith, a man of Promise. Reading: Genesis12:1ff Abraham, this great figure of the scriptures who is seen as the father of the nation of Israel, and in the broader context, of those who are of the household of faith. He is a man who was willing to shun more

  • Abraham, A Man Challenged #11 Series

    Contributed by Raymond Smith on Jan 22, 2008

    Historical Events That Colour Our Thinking

    Abraham a man of Challenge, Faith and Promise Historical Events That Colour Our Thinking Reading Genesis 17:1ff Abraham had been in the land now some 24/25 years. Upon entering the land he had spoken very readily of what God had spoken to him about, and enthusiastically so about the more

  • Abraham, A Man Challenged #14 Series

    Contributed by Raymond Smith on Jan 22, 2008

    God’s response to Integrity

    Abraham, a man of Challenge, Faith and Promise God’s response to Integrity Reading: Genesis 28:1ff Last time we looked at "God’s Response to Intercession," along with the call of our Lord to this fellowship to strong prayer. Abraham has now moved from Hebron, he has come into the country more

  • Abraham, A Man Challenged #17 Series

    Contributed by Raymond Smith on Jan 22, 2008
    based on 2 ratings

    By Death Comes The Inheritance

    Abraham, a man of Challenge, Faith and Promise By Death Comes The Inheritance Reading Genesis 23:1ff In the record and the narrative of the life of Abraham, we are now looking at the closing years of his life. When Sarah dies she was some 127 years old, and Abraham was about 137 years old, more

  • Sold Out To God Or To The World? Series

    Contributed by Tom Fuller on May 23, 2005
    based on 6 ratings

    What are the signs of good leadership? Abram exhibits them as he and 318 men take on a whole army. Then Abram must make a choice - serve God or the world. How would you respond?

    In these two chapters we have two amazing accounts - the first of Abram and how he routed a whole army with 318 men - and the second, we get our first real glimpse at what many feel is the pre-incarnate Christ - Melchizedek. Verses 1 - 12 The city-kings around the Dead Sea paid tribute more

  • Mistakes Re-Made Series

    Contributed by Tom Fuller on May 23, 2005
    based on 8 ratings

    Abraham gets reprimanded by a Cannanite king - what happens when we don’t learn the lessons God is trying to teach?

    There are times to stay and face situations and times to leave. Hagar gets to leave (after the first time when God told her to go back), and Abraham must face his mistakes (after getting to leave without rebuke the first time). We all like to think that we learn from our mistakes. Truth is it more

  • The Biggest Tent Series

    Contributed by Tom Fuller on May 23, 2005
    based on 8 ratings

    Abraham faces his biggest challenge yet. And through it God shows a wonderful picture of Jesus Christ through the sacrifice of Isaac.

    Abraham didn’t wake up one morning and say "Oh, I better get my prayer life in order - today’s a big test day from God." We don’t get that chance either - and our relationship with the Lord needs to be in order so that on any day a test comes - we’ll be ready. We learn today about the nature more

  • The Servant Of Abraham Part 3.

    Contributed by Melvin Shelton on Apr 20, 2005
    based on 10 ratings

    The servant of Abraham a type of the Holy Spirit. I think you will find this interesting.

    The servant of Abraham part 3. Genesis 24. 04/20/05 We have been talking sometime now about the servant of Abraham. As we have been studying about the servant of Abraham, we see so much in this the calling of God’s servant. We talked first of all about the calling of the servant. There more

  • How Do We Deal With Failure? Series

    Contributed by Douglas Dudley on Apr 25, 2005
    based on 28 ratings

    If we have failures in our life, does that mean we are total failures? Abraham, a great man of faith, proves that God is bigger than our failures.

    HOW DO WE DEAL WITH FAILURE? Text: Genesis, Chapters 12 and 13 One of the most famous stories of all time in college football is the story of Roy Riggles. Riggles became infamous and was known by the name of “Wrong Way Riggles”. This all came about when Roy Riggles, along with the rest more

  • Melchizedek Series

    Contributed by Tom Fuller on Sep 19, 2005
    based on 46 ratings

    Melchizedek is one of the most mysterious people in the Old Testament, but he holds the key why Jesus is a better high priest than one born of Aaron. Also learn how Jesus knows all of your needs before you do.

    Once someone’s mind is made up it is very difficult sometimes to change it. Back in the 15th century the world’s leaders and scientists were convinced that earth was flat because, after all, when you look out towards the horizon it looks flat. People were executed for doubting this principal. It more

  • Salvation And Faith In The Old Testament

    Contributed by Jerry Flury on Mar 11, 2002
    based on 56 ratings

    A study of faith in the Old Testament

    I. Abraham Was Justified by Faith, Not Works (4:1-8) A. Salvation is not of works nor has it ever been, and is only by faith. B. It should be clear that man can not contribute anything to his salvation. It is all of God, all of grace. C. Ephesians 2:8, 9 D. Hebrews 11 E. Thomas Watson (C. more

  • A Jet Tour Thru Genesis Series

    Contributed by Travis Moore on Apr 5, 2002
    based on 145 ratings

    Synopsis of the Book of Genesis

    A Jet Tour Thru GENESIS I. The NAME of the Book - GENESIS A. Origin of the Name - Gr. Gennao - Heb. Toldah -Beginnings, family history, birth, roots B. Meaning of the Name - Origin, Beginnings, C. Usage of the Name - 1. 2:4 - The Generations of Heaven & Earth 2. 5:1 - The Generations of more

  • Traveling Without A Map

    Contributed by Chris Talton on Jan 14, 2002
    based on 37 ratings

    When God says, "go", start packing your bags by faith even if you don’t know what is on the horizon. (1st of 3 part series on Abraham)

    December 2, 2001 Hebrews 11:8-10; Genesis 12:1-20 “Traveling without a map” INTRODUCTION – talk about expectations that you build up as you anticipate Christmas and maybe even expectations that you have of what is in a particular package. Kid in “A Christmas Story” who wanted a B.B. more

  • Confronting Mammon

    Contributed by Robert Grey on Nov 5, 2002
    based on 19 ratings

    Mammon is a very powerful force in the world today that ties people into a financial system that prevents the people of God from effectively preaching the Gospel. The story of how Abraham tithed after rescuing Lot gives some important principles.

    Background. Abraham had two brothers, Nahor and Haran. They and their father Terah lived in Ur of the Chaldees. This city, famous for the worship of the Moon God, was located on the banks of the Euphrates near the Persian Gulf, just before the Tigris River enters into it. In Ur, the Stela of more

  • Planned Growth Series

    Contributed by Victor Yap on Jul 28, 2003
    based on 15 ratings

    The Life of Abraham, Part 5 of 10.

    PLANNED GROWTH (GEN 17:1-19) Twice Michelle Kwan failed to land the big prize at Winter Olympics Figure Skating Championship. In 1998 she was placed second, and in 2002 she dropped to third. Each time she bravely congratulated the winner, evaluated her condition, and announced her participation in more