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Persevering Faith (Hebrews 10:19-11:40)

1.  Keep On Believing (Heb 10:19-39) a. Blessings, Responses and the Lord’s Return 1) The Blessings a) Ever-open access to God b) Never-ending headship over the Church 2) The Responses (“let us…”) a) Drawing near b) Holding on c) Thinking of others 3) Do these all the more as the day of the Lord’s return approaches b. Warning, The Former …

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The End of an Era; the Perseverance of a Promise (Gen 35)

Genesis 35 1 God said to Jacob, “Arise, go up to Bethel and dwell there. Make an altar there to the God who appeared to you when you fled from your brother Esau.” 2 So Jacob said to his household and to all who were with him, “Put away the foreign gods that are among you and purify yourselves and change your garments. 3 Then …

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Good Things Turned God Things (Gen 29)

Genesis 29 Throughout college and my ten years in the workforce, I have been forced to sit through several “time management” seminars and “goals and values” lectures and “keeping the main thing the main thing” talks.  I am sure many of you with careers in military or in management have also endured your fair share of these talks.  All of …

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You’re Gonna Have to Face it, You’re Addicted to Love (Gen 29)

Genesis 29 Good things and god things Throughout college and my ten years in the workforce, I have been forced to sit through several “time management” seminars and “goals and values” lectures and “keeping the main thing the main thing”  talks.  I am sure many of you with careers in military or in management have also endured your fair share of these …

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God Draws a Very Straight Line with Very Crooked Sticks (Gen 27)

Genesis 27:1-28:9 27 When Isaac was old and his eyes were dim so that he could not see, he called Esau his older son and said to him, “My son”; and he answered, “Here I am.” 2 He said, “Behold, I am old; I do not know the day of my death. 3 Now then, take your weapons, your quiver …

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I Will Be, I Am, I Have Been With You (Gen 26)

Genesis 26 1 Now there was a famine in the land, besides the former famine that was in the days of Abraham. And Isaac went to Gerar to Abimelech king of the Philistines. 2 And the Lord appeared to him and said, “Do not go down to Egypt; dwell in the land of which I shall tell you. 3 Sojourn …

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Sinners,Saved by Grace (Gen 25:19-34)

Genesis 25:19-34 19 These are the generations of Isaac, Abraham’s son: Abraham fathered Isaac, 20 and Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah, the daughter of Bethuel the Aramean of Paddan-aram, the sister of Laban the Aramean, to be his wife. 21 And Isaac prayed to the Lord for his wife, because she was barren. And the Lord …

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The Necessary Ongoing Grace of the Promise (Gen 25:19-26)

Gen 25:19-26 19 These are the generations of Isaac, Abraham’s son: Abraham fathered Isaac, 20 and Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah, the daughter of Bethuel the Aramean of Paddan-aram, the sister of Laban the Aramean, to be his wife. 21 And Isaac prayed to the Lord for his wife, because she was barren. And the Lord …

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The Death of Abraham (Gen 25:1-18)

Genesis 25:1–18 1 Abraham took another wife, whose name was Keturah. 2 She bore him Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah. 3 Jokshan fathered Sheba and Dedan. The sons of Dedan were Asshurim, Letushim, and Leummim. 4 The sons of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida, and Eldaah. All these were the children of Keturah. 5 Abraham gave all …

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A Bride for the Son of Promise (Gen 24)

Genesis 24 1 Now Abraham was old, well advanced in years. And the LORD had blessed Abraham in all things. 2 And Abraham said to his servant, the oldest of his household, who had charge of all that he had, “Put your hand under my thigh, 3 that I may make you swear by the LORD, the God of heaven …

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