Sermon Notes

Battles & Blessings – 2 train tracks analogy?? Battles Genesis 14:1–24 In the days of Amraphel king of Shinar, Arioch king of Ellasar, Chedorlaomer king of Elam, and Tidal king of Goiim, 2 these kings made war with Bera king of Sodom, Birsha...

Faith (internal conviction & external action) Critics/Enemies see 2 kinds believers 1. Perfect 2. Hypocrites Bible – shows gap between 1. New &            2. Perfect        = work in progress Faith is something you grow in (e.g. musical...

=Adam & son Seth (1-5)– Noah & son Shem (6-10) – Abraham & son Isaac (11-25) Short list most impactful people in history Abram (exalted father)/Abraham (father of a multitude) – painful name Sarai “princess” – beautiful & barren New...

=Genesis = book of beginnings How did we get nations? Nation = a group of people w/            A. Borders       B. Culture        C. Leader UN recognizes 193 nations #2. Why are there so many languages? ...

Bible – it is true, and truer than true because the HS studies you while you study it -History – God’s BIG story of which our life story is a little part of the big story -Ideologies/Agendas have their own story they...

Bible = most honest book ever written Genesis 3 – Satan – Sin – Marriage – Family Genesis a 2000 yr family case study in human sin & God’s blessing First glimpse outside the Garden Put yourself in the story. Who...

We now know the world is Small & Broken - something has gone wrong & responds differently Naïve optimist – just wait, it’s going to turn around & be great Hopeless pessimist – angry, jaded, fe arful, anxious, unwell ...

Creation Part 2 (Day 6) Good parents knowing the child is coming prepares the environment Days 1-6 prepare for Adam/Eve. Earth not our Mother, God our Father. 4 Preliminary Points There is no conflict between Christianity and experimental science =...