Making and maturing disciples of Christ

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Beginnings sermon series

Death & Life

Genesis 49:29-50:26 – As the last 2 patriarchs die and Genesis closes, we’re reminded again of God’s control over all things and the call to trust God’s promises to the end.

Beginnings sermon series

Forgotten?

Genesis 39-40 – Joseph’s life is the stuff of nightmares.  Betrayed, enslaved, falsely accused, imprisoned and seemingly forgotten – this is Joseph’s lot.  From this grim account, Christians can learn 2 facts about hard times: firstly, God is with us, and secondly so is temptation.

Beginnings sermon series

‘God has led me…’

Genesis 23-24 – Luck? Fate? Chance? Every description falls short. Again through Abraham’s life, we see that God directs our every step.  He also gives us assurances of His care along the way.  Prepare to be encouraged.

Beginnings sermon series

God’s substitute

Genesis 22 – Unbelievably, God tells Abraham to kill his son Isaac and offer him as a burnt offering.  What will Abraham do? Through Abraham and Isaac we learn invaluable lessons about faith and God’s grand plan to provide a substitute for sinners.

Beginnings sermon series

Surprise!

Genesis 20-21 – God works in… surprising ways.  It’s no less true in our lives than in Abraham’s.  Let God’s Word and Abraham’s story prepare you live well in a surprise-filled world.

Beginnings sermon series

A sign

Genesis 17 – Faith is believing what God says, but we struggle to do just that!  As God re-affirms His covenant with Abram, we’re encouraged to live lives of faith – even when God’s promises seem too good to be true.