In last weekend’s message, “The Power of a Promise Kept” , Pastor Dave surveyed the message of the Bible to show us that God’s promise to Abraham is part of the consistent purpose and message of all 66 books of the Bible. Genesis 12:1-3 is the first stating of the Great Commission in the Bible. The Father sent Jesus
Life Action Points for “Letting Go and Holding Loosely”. In last weekend’s message entitled “Letting Go and Holding Loosely” Pastor Dave looked at Genesis 22 when God tested Abraham by asking him to sacrifice his promised son, Isaac. Abraham passed three tests that unleashed the blessings of God in his life. Use this week’s
In last weekend’s message. Pastor Dave looked at Abraham’s encounter with God as recorded in Genesis 17:1-14. It was an experience that changed Abraham forever. We discussed 3 ways of pointing to the Reign of God: Sign, Signpost, and Signature. Use this week’s Life Action Points (LAPs) to help you apply the message to your
In life we love to be in conversations. We long to talk to someone about the things that are happening in our life. Have we ever taken the time to measure or plan for the very purpose of what we want to say to someone? In this well-known passage we find the Lord in a
In last weekend’s sermon Pastor Dave looked at Abram and Sarai and how their faith wavered so they took matters into their own hands instead of trusting God. The consequences created pain for themselves and those around them. Use this week’s Life Action Points (LAPs) to apply the message to your own life. LAP #1:
Blessed to be a Blessing – Melchizedek The story of Melchizedek is somewhat mysterious. There are only three passages in the Bible that mention this character. The first is in Genesis 14, then in Psalm 110, and then in Hebrews 7. We will see that this Melchizedek is a very important lesson, because it will
In last weekend’s message Pastor Dave looked at three tests God had Abraham go through in order to form him in Christlikeness. These tests are lessons that every believer has learn in order to reach your potential in Christ. Use this week’s Life Action Points to apply the message to your life. LAP#1. Read Psalm 11:5.
In last weekend’s message, “The Call of Abraham”, Pastor Dave showed us how the promises God made to Abraham are still impacting the world today. It all started with God reaching out to a good man named Abraham and he believed God. Through Abraham’s story we see ourselves and what it takes to follow God into a