Walking with God: Exploring Abraham's Journey of Faith

Lies, Identity, and the God Who Sees | Walking with God Part 3

God never adjusts his commands to fit the culture Genesis 16:2 So Sarai said to Abram, “The Lord has prevented me from having children. Go and sleep with my servant. Perhaps I can have children through her.” Lies creep = true event, generalized lie, identity What lies am I believing? What is the truth?  Genesis 16:5 Then Sarai said to Abram, “This is all your fault! I put my servant into your arms, but now that she’s pregnant she treats me with…

What Does Faith Look Like? | Walking with God Part 2

He followed the tap   Abrahamic covenant (unconditional)  Great Nation/People, Promised Land, All nations will be blessed through your child  Blessed to be a blessing Most connected library by far in human history  Genesis 13:8-9 Abram said to Lot, “Let’s not allow this conflict to come between us or our herdsmen. After all, we are close relatives! The whole countryside is open to you. Take your choice of any section of the land you want, and we will separate.  You are…

What Does it Mean to Be a Friend of God? | Walking with God Part 1

Friend of God Isaiah 41:8 But as for you, Israel my servant, Jacob my chosen one, descended from Abraham my friend.  Isaiah 51:1-2 Consider the rock from which you were cut, the quarry from which you were mined. Yes, think about Abraham, your ancestor Abraham started as Abram  Joshua 24:2 Joshua said to all the people, “Thus says the Lord, the God of Israel, ‘From ancient times your fathers lived beyond the river, namely, Terah, the father of Abraham and the father of…