Pleasing God, Making Disciples of Jesus Christ

Genesis

Actually, We Are

GENESIS 4:8-9 – Cain spoke to Abel his brother. And when they were in the field, Cain rose up against his brother Abel and killed him. Then the Lord said to Cain, “Where is Abel your brother?” He said, “I do not know; am I my brother’s keeper?” THEME OF THE DAY. ACTUALLY, WE ARE. In today’s scripture, the question Cain offered…

Seeing People As God Does

GENESIS 1:26-27 – Then God said, “Let us make man in our image, after our likeness. And let them have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over the livestock and over all the earth and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.” So God created man in his own image, in…

The Restraining Grace Of God

GENESIS 20:1-6 – From there Abraham journeyed toward the territory of the Negeb and lived between Kadesh and Shur; and he sojourned in Gerar. And Abraham said of Sarah his wife, “She is my sister.” And Abimelech king of Gerar sent and took Sarah. But God came to Abimelech in a dream by night and said to him, “Behold, you are a…

God’s Means Of Assurance

GENESIS 21:1 – The Lord visited Sarah as he had said, and the Lord did to Sarah as he had promised. THEME OF THE DAY. GOD’S MEANS OF ASSURANCE. Christians fight doubts. Christians feel the assaults upon their faith. We encounter fiery darts of unbelief hurled at us from the devil. He aims to spiritually sideline us by moving us away from…

The Only Way To See Things

GENESIS 1:1 – In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. THEME OF THE DAY. THE ONLY WAY TO SEE THINGS. Our world is a mess. We are watching daily the disintegration of our nation. Our society’s foundational building block, the family, is being assaulted and destroyed. Immorality is rampant and accepted. Corruption at all levels of authority abounds. Dangers…