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Genesis 17:1-15 - Abraham and the Covenant

Preached on March 1, 2015, at Tweed St. Andrew’s & Roslin St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Churches by Rev. Stephen Brown
Scripture: Genesis 17:1-15

If last week we talked about God’s side of our relationship, this week we talk about our side. 2.238 woorden meer

Sermon

I'm Pregnant!

Gods promises come true at impossible times. Your circumstances do not determine God’s plans.

Abraham’s circumstance  said “No way. It is impossible to have a live, active seed at 100 years old.” Sarah’s womb is dried up, no way can children at 90. 189 woorden meer

Dear sons of Abraham,

Ishmael,

(Isaac, this is also for you)

I long to convey to you the burden upon my heart. Darkness has been fed to your heart as meat to a lion. 1.988 woorden meer

History

Have you been to the wilderness yet?


It is probable that the day you gave your life to Christ someone had told you “if you give your life to Christ He will take away all your troubles and you will be happy for ever after.” 292 woorden meer

Inspiration

What is your Isaac?

In my previous posts I have been talking about laying your Isaac on the altar. I have talked about the importance of surrendering it all to God so that God can reveal Himself through you. 733 woorden meer

Faith

Genesis 17: Welcome Abraham and Sarah

So circumcision huh? I actually have to address the subject of circumcision. I comes as a surprise to me that it is such a controversy with so many websites dedicated to it. 1.430 woorden meer

Bible

Athanasius of Alexandria: Let us then sing unto the Lord a song of victory

The patriarch was tried, through Isaac.

However it was not Isaac who was sacrificed (Gen. 22), but He who was pointed out in Isaiah:

‘He shall be led as a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before her shearers he shall be speechless’ (Is. 393 woorden meer

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