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Chapter 21

Genesis: The Foundations of the Faith

The Covenant with Abimelech

The Promises of God (The Life of Abraham)

Part XV
Sermon on May 2, 1999

Genesis 21:22-34

Genesis 21:22-34

The Covenant with Abimelech

If you have your Bibles I'd invite you to turn with me to Genesis, chapter 21 again. We’ll attend the second half of the chapter, beginning in verse 22. Genesis 21, beginning in verse 22. Hagar and Ishmael are long gone. And a lone son now grows in Abraham's house. The Lord in His grace provides a time...

Chapter 22

Genesis: The Foundations of the Faith

The Lord Will Provide

The Promises of God (The Life of Abraham)

Part XVI

Genesis 22:1-24 The Lord Will Provide

Now if you have your Bibles I'd invite you to turn with me to Genesis, chapter 22. Surely we realize tonight that we have come to holy ground when we come to this passage. This passage is unique in all the scriptures. F.B. Meyer rightly said of it: “So long as men live in this world, they will turn...

Gospel Pattern: Old Testament Stories & The Grace of God

You may be seated. If you have a Bible please turn with me to Genesis chapter 22. Tonight we are starting a new series. We’re going to take a little tour this summer through the Old Testament. Before we read, to introduce this series, just consider this with me.

A Tale of Superlatives

Something that I’ve noticed about myself, I’ve...

Christmas Series: A Festival of 9 Lessons and Carols

Sermon on Dec 4, 2005

Genesis 22:15

A Festival of 9 Lessons & Carols

The Lord's Day Evening

December 4, 2005
 
Genesis 22:15-18
“The Son of Promise”
Dr. Derek W. H. Thomas
 

Amen. Now turn with me to the Book of Genesis, and chapter 22, and we're going to look and read together verses 15-18. Before we...

Christmas Series: Nine Lessons and Carols

Sermon on Dec 3, 2007

Genesis 22:15-18

Amen. Please be seated. If you have your Bibles, I'd invite you to turn with me to the book of Genesis, chapter 22, as we look at the second of the Nine Lessons and Carols.

This morning Derek pointed us to that passage which contains the first giving of the gospel and which sets in context the whole story of redemption. And you’ll already begin to...

Genesis: The Foundations of the Faith

The Covenant Assured

The Promises of God (The Life of Abraham)

Part XVII

Genesis 22:15-24

The Covenant Assured

Last week we concentrated on the first half of this chapter, verses 1 through 14, and we said that Abraham's surrender of his son Isaac was a mirror of God's still greater love, and Abraham's exercise of faith in God's promises. Hebrews tells us he believed that the Lord would raise Isaac again from the dead if...

Chapter 23

Genesis: The Foundations of the Faith

Abraham the Stranger

The Promises of God (The Life of Abraham)

Part XVIII

Genesis 23:1-20

Abraham, the Stranger

If you have your Bibles I'd invite you to turn with me to Genesis 23. The last two weeks we have reviewed the climatic demonstration of Abraham's faith, his love to God in the offering of Isaac, his son, his only son whom he loved, and we have seen God's gracious oath given to Abraham in response...

Chapter 24

Which Way? Finding God's Way in the Maze of Life

The Lord's Day Evening

August 15, 2004

Genesis 24:1-67

“Finding the Right One: Streetwise Insights From a Patriarch”

The Reverend Dr. Derek W. H. Thomas

Now, if you have your Bibles at hand, turn with me to the Book of Genesis, and to chapter twenty-four. This is the chapter that records for us how Abraham sends a servant back home to his own people to secure a wife,...

Genesis: The Foundations of the Faith

The Search for a Bride

The Covenant Continues (The Life of Isaac)

Part I

Genesis 24:1-27

The Search for a Bride

If you have your Bibles with you I'd invite you to turn with me to Genesis, chapter 24. This week we begin a new series of studies in Genesis concentrating on the life and times of Isaac. Abraham is still alive, but Genesis 24 turns the focus upon Isaac and his future. Genesis 24, verse...

Genesis: The Foundations of the Faith

A Wife for Isaac

The Covenant Continues (The Life of Isaac)

Part II
Sermon on Jul 11, 1999

Genesis 24:28-67

Genesis 24:28-67

A Wife for Isaac

If you have your Bibles, I'd invite you to turn with me to Genesis, chapter 24 as we continue the story of the search for a wife for Isaac. Last month we began a new series of studies in Genesis, concentrating on the life and times of Isaac. Abraham is still alive, but as of Genesis...

Chapter 25

Genesis: The Foundations of the Faith

The Death of Abraham

The Covenant Continues (The Life of Isaac)

Part III
Sermon on Jul 18, 1999

Genesis 25:1-11

Genesis 25:1-11

The Death of Abraham

If you have your Bibles I'd invite you to turn with me to Genesis 25. For All the Saints, a great hymn to sing, as we come to this place in Moses’ Book where he tells of the death of that great father of the faithful, Abraham. We've been studying in Genesis for the last few times in...

Genesis: The Foundations of the Faith

The Books of Ishmael and Isaac

The Covenant Continues (The Life of Isaac)

Part IV
Sermon on Jul 25, 1999

Genesis 25:12-34

Genesis 25:12-34

The Books of Ishmael and Isaac

If you have your Bibles, I'd invite you to turn with me to Genesis, chapter 25. The last time we were together we looked at the story of the death of Abraham. It came in the midst of the story of Isaac having already begun. And today we continue by seeing the genealogies of...

The Natural Man's Struggle with Reformed Theology

Mid-Week Bible Study and Prayer Meeting

Wednesday Evening

June 24, 2009

Heaven vs. Now”

Dr. Tom Elkin

A question came up about my statement about unconditional love, and the condition being our doing something. I do understand the process of salvation is not my doing: “It is He that worketh in us both to will and to do of His good...

Chapter 26

Genesis: The Foundations of the Faith

Like Father Like Son

The Covenant Continues (The Life of Isaac)

Part V

Genesis 26:1-17

Like Father Like Son

If you have your Bibles, please turn with me to Genesis, chapter 26. We have studied through the life of Isaac beginning in Genesis 24. We said that though Abraham was still alive during the time of that chapter, the shift has turned to Isaac and his future. Genesis 24, verse 1 all the way to...

Genesis: The Foundations of the Faith

A Promise and a Covenant

The Covenant Continues (The Life of Isaac)

Part VI

Genesis 26:18-25

A Promise and a Covenant

If you have your Bibles I'd invite you to turn with me to Genesis, chapter 26 as we continue our study in the life of Isaac. This is a very important chapter. Isaac is probably displayed for us more in Genesis 26 than in any other area of the book of Genesis. We get a...

Chapter 27

Please turn with me in your Bibles to Genesis chapter 27.  Genesis chapter 27.  It begins on page 21 in the church Bible.  And before we read, something to consider.  This passage we are about to read, it may feel very distant from us.  This is a strange passage.  Someone after the eight-thirty service said, “That was a strange passage for Thanksgiving week.”  It’s a strange passage, but...

Genesis: The Foundations of the Faith

Genesis 27:1-29

A Blessing Stolen

If you have your Bibles, I'd invite you to turn with me to Genesis, chapter 27. As you do so, I want to invite the Williams to join me at the front of the sanctuary after the service, and for all of you to come and give them the right hand of fellowship and express to them your support...

Genesis: The Foundations of the Faith

Genesis 27:30-46

The Blessing of Esau

If you have your Bibles, I'd invite you to turn with me to Genesis 27. We have been studying Genesis for - I've forgotten how long now. But until last week, we had been studying for a number of weeks the life of Isaac, and last week we began to look more specifically at the life...

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