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07 Apr 2017 Genesis (Program #77)

Genesis (Program #77) – Having Natural Weakness as Abraham and Living in the Natural Life as Jacob

Today’s life study is going to deal very much with natural life and the weaknesses of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.

When we reconsider these Old Testament “heroes”, we don’t think of their weaknesses.  However, through these life studies we have come to see the real situation.  We have often heard of Abraham as the father of faith.  We have seen how he believed that God was able to call things not being as being, as in the case of the birth of Isaac.  And also believing in God being able to raise Isaac from the dead, after he offered him on Mount Moriah.  And we usually consider everything about Abraham happening to him because he was a good, God-fearing man, strong in the faith.  But if you have being following these life studies of Genesis, you found out that Abraham learned many lessons by his weaknesses and even his naturalness in the way he did things, the way he tried to help God and tried to enter into a clever solution to certain problems that came up as in the case of the birth of Ishmael and in his trying to have Eliezer to be in the place of his son.  These kind of things show that Abraham wasn’t that perfect.  He had some weakness that he acted in a natural way and he did things according to his natural cleverness…

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05 Apr 2017 Genesis (Program #75)

Genesis (Program #75) – Inheriting Grace

Our life study today in Genesis brings us to somewhat of a transition.  Of course, we have been dealing for many many programs now with Abraham.  Today we begin to look at Abraham’s son Isaac.  Before we get to that I wonder in several places in Scriptures, God is referred to as the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.  What is the significance of this particular title and what is it implied?

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04 Apr 2017 Genesis (Program #74)

Genesis (Program #74) – Having No Maturity in Life

Today’s life study is going to focus on Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, somewhat collectively, including many of their failures and weakness.

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31 Mar 2017 Genesis (Program #70)

Genesis (Program #70) – The Offering of Isaac (3)

Today we have the second message from chapter 22 of Genesis, and an absolutely marvelous picture of the offering of Isaac by Abraham.  Last time we saw that there was so much significance to this type.   We want to review some of the divine implications of all that is happening in this chapter.

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30 Mar 2017 Genesis (Program #69)

Genesis (Program #69) – The Offering of Isaac (2)

We have a picture of Abraham and Isaac and their mutual experience going up Mount Moriah in Genesis 22 and all of the rich significance it holds for us even the New Testament believers.

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29 Mar 2017 Genesis (Program #68)

Genesis (Program #68) – The Offering of Isaac (1)

Today especially, we have a very enjoyable life study – the story of Abraham and his offering of Isaac from Genesis chapter 22.

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28 Mar 2017 Genesis (Program #67)

Genesis (Program #67) – The Birth and Growth of Isaac

In our message today, we come to the birth and growth of Isaac, the seed that God promised both to Abraham and to Sarah.  This was a great thing for both of them.  We are going to see that actually there were three potential seeds.   Who are these three and briefly what did each of them signify?

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27 Mar 2017 Genesis (Program #66)
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Genesis (Program #66) – The Hidden Weakness and a Shameful Intercession

Today we are going to follow Abraham again but this time in a journey that’s headed in the wrong direction. He had such glorious experiences and spiritual attainments in the previous two chapters 18 and 19, and now he really stumbles.

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24 Mar 2017 Genesis (Program #63)

Genesis (Program #63) – A Glorious Intercession

Today we have another marvelous life study concerning our dear friend now Abraham.  We got to know him quite well in these recent studies.   Today the topic is intercession.  What is intercession?  How important is it to the accomplishment of God’s purpose?

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23 Mar 2017 Genesis (Program #62)

Genesis (Program #62) – Communion with God on the Human Level

Today is another message that will be an absolute delightful to anyone who loves the Word of God.  We are in Genesis 18 and we are about encounter a wonderful scene between Abraham and a special guest.

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