Archive for March, 2013

TT – Jacob Finds a Wife (x2) (Genesis 29:1-30)

Monday, March 18th, 2013

In obedience to his parents, and no doubt to escape the eventual wrath of his brother Esau, Jacob continues on to Haran. There he meets up with cousin Rachel, and then with Uncle Laban. Jacob falls in love with Rachel, and makes a deal with Laban to serve 7 years for her. After 7 years, Jacob learns what it means to be on the receiving end of deception.

Timeline of Truth – Jacob Is Sent Away, and God Meets Him (Genesis 27:41 – 28:22)

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

Upon threats of Esau overhead by his mother Rebekah, Jacob is encouraged by Rebekah and instructed by Isaac to find a wife from Laban’s daughters. Along the way, God meets Jacob.

Principles for Purposeful Living (Titus 2:11-14)

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

A brief look at a very meaty passage about a God’s expectations for a believer NOW.

The Five Finger Rule Book

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

This is a “handy” tool to teach believers a summary of basic truths of conduct using one’s hand.

TT – Jacob Secures the Blessing Promised to Him by God (Genesis 27:1-40)

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

We take a closer look at what transpired when Isaac told Esau to prepare to receive his blessing. Was Isaac ignoring the communicated will of God? God had told Rebekah that the “older would serve the younger.”

Household Habits: 5 Habits of a Grown-Up Congregation (1 Timothy 3:14-15)

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

What does a grown-up congregation look like in action? Here are 5 habits that a church family will be practicing when “grown-up” is reached.

TT – Isaac’s Attitude Towards Life’s Challenges (Genesis 26:1-35)

Friday, March 1st, 2013

Isaac makes some bad choices, but eventually shines when confront with people problems and business issues. He reflects in his life what Romans 12:17-18 command us to be like:

Romans 12:17-18
17 Repay no one evil for evil. Have regard for good things in the sight of all men.
18 If it is possible, as much as depends on you, live peaceably with all men.

False & Faulty Faith: End Time Religious Dangers (Part 2)

Friday, March 1st, 2013

12 dangers that can influence believers to leave the path of truth. We review the first 3, and then cover the last 9.

TT – Review: The First 2000 Years (Genesis 1-25)

Friday, March 1st, 2013

We do a whirlwind review of the first 2000 years of history, represented in the first 25 chapters of Genesis, using our 12-point bible overview as a backbone.