A True Beginning – The Boys (Genesis 21:1-21)

Genesis 21:1-21 – The Boys TOPIC Isaac is finally born, but problems arise between him and Ishmael, leading to Abraham driving Ishmael and Hagar out. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 21:1-21     Galatians 4:29, 4:31-5:1 FROM THE MESSAGE “In Genesis 13 we saw that Abraham and Lot could not co-exist together. It’s a picture of how the life […]

A True Beginning – Tell Me Your Wife Story (Genesis 20:1-18)

Genesis 20:1-18 – Tell Me Your Wife Story TOPIC Abraham relapses into an old lie, telling Abimelech that Sarah is his sister, causing terrible problems for both Abraham’s family and the Philistine nation. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 20:1-18     Hebrews 3:13, 10:7, 30 FROM THE MESSAGE “Isn’t that just like God to take a story of sorry […]

A True Beginning – Movin’ On Down (Genesis 12:10-20)

Genesis 12:10-20 – Movin’ On Down TOPIC Abraham moves down to Egypt in an attempt to escape a famine but ends up causing much more trouble for himself and his family. SCRIPTURE REFERENCES Genesis 12:10-20     Romans 8:35     1 Corinthians 5:1, 6:8, 14:23 FROM THE MESSAGE “We live in the land of opportunity. You have lots […]