The Promises of God

May 7, 2017 Speaker: Steve Thiel Series: Genesis

Topic: Genesis Passage: Genesis 11:10–12:9

The Promises of God
Christ Proclamation Church
Genesis 11:10 - 12:9

5/07/2017

Sermon Theme: After the hopeless cycles of sin and judgment in Genesis 1-11,
we’re given the glorious promises of God, spoken to Abraham, but fulfilled in
Christ; that by faith, we can experience the wonderful blessing of eternal life.

I. PREPARATION OF ABRAM – (Gen. 11:10-12:1)
     A. The Generations of Shem – (Gen. 11:10-26)
     B. The Generations of Terah – (Gen. 11:27-32)
     C. The Call of Abram – (Gen. 12:1)
          1. Leave Country – (v.1a)
          2. Leave People – (v.1b)
          3. Leave Home – (v.1c)

II. PROMISES TO ABRAM – (Gen. 12:2-9)
     A. The Promises of God – (Gen. 12:2-3)
          1. Great Nation – (v.2a)
          2. Great Name – (v.2b)
          3. Great Blessing – (v.3)
     B. The Obedience of Abram – (Gen. 12:4-6)
     C. The Worship of Abram – (Gen. 12:7-9)

III. PROMISES TO CHRIST – (Galatians 3:16)
     A. Great Name – (Philippians 2:8-11)
     B. Great Nation – (Revelation 5:9-10; 7:9)
     C. Great Blessing – (John 3:16; Gal. 3:8-9)

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