Sermons on Genesis

Why Marriage?

Texts Genesis 1:26-31, Genesis 2:5-25  Hosea 1-3 (selected passages)  Summary Most people have high hopes for marriage. And many are disappointed with what they see. What if our view of marriage isn’t grand enough? What if God gave us marriage for something far greater than we are experiencing. Marriage is God’s idea. He gave us…

Fallen

Text: Genesis 2: 15-17; 3: 1-19 The fall of mankind into sin was devastating for the entire universe and for each of us personally. The grand creation of God fell into a state of rebellion and chaos. The fall of man explains what is wrong with the world and exposes the basic motives and impulses…

Created

Text: John 1: 1-3, Genesis 1: 26-27 Your ethnicity, ancestry, family, education, personality, and experiences reveal a lot about you…but not the most important things. As a Christian and as a person your identity is defined profoundly by four powerful realities: Creation, Fall, Redemption, and Restoration. All human beings have to determine why they exist, what’s wrong…