The Suffering Beloved Son

October 8, 2017 Speaker: Steve Thiel Series: Genesis

Topic: Genesis Passage: Genesis 36:1–37:36

The Suffering Beloved Son
Christ Proclamation Church
Genesis 36:1-37:36
Sunday, October 8, 2017

Sermon Theme: God can use the greatest of human sinfulness to accomplish His great work of redemption. This is seen most clearly in Christ’s rejection, betrayal and crucifixion so that we might receive the blessing of salvation.

I. THE SEED OF ESAU – (Gen. 36:1-37:1)
   A. Seed of the Serpent – (36:1-5)
   B. Esau is Edom – (36:6-37:1)

II. THE SEED OF JACOB – (Gen. 37:2-36)
   A. The Beloved Son – (37:2-17)
       1. Loved by Father – (vv.2-4)
       2. Hated by Brothers – (vv.5-11)
       3. Protected by God – (vv.12-17)
   B. The Suffering Servant – (37:18-35)
       1. Brothers Conspired to Kill Him – (vv.18-20)
       2. Brothers Stripped Him, Silent Suffering – (vv.21-24)
       3. Brothers Sold Him for Silver – (vv.25-28)
       4. Brothers Deceived Their Father – (vv.29-35)
   C. The Future Savior of the World – (37:36)

III. THE SEED OF THE WOMAN – (Application)
   A. Loved by Father – (Matthew 3:17; 17:5)
   B. Rejected by Men – (Isaiah 53:3-9; John 1:11)
   C. Conspired to Kill Him – (Matthew 26:4, 15)
   D. Exalted Savior of Sinners – (1 Peter 2:22-24)

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