Genesis 22: 1-19 Loving God Most

Sometimes, we follow God because we love Him and want to do his will. At other times, we may be at risk of believing His word not because we love Him, but because we love the blessings we get from God. To find out what really motivates us, love for God or love of blessing, […]

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Genesis 21: Seeing God’s Promise

  Abraham has been waiting for God’s promises: a son by Sarah, a land of his own, and descendants more numerous than the stars in the sky. In this morning’s sermon, we see the first promise being realized: Isaac is born, the son through Sarah; but his infancy is described in just 7 verses, with […]

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Genesis 18:16-33 Praying for Justice

When God and Abraham debate what might happen to Sodom, was Abraham wrangling with God for concessions to prove that God is a righteous and just God? That’s the traditional view. In this sermon, we hear what it is to be just and righteous – and full of compassion and mercy, as we see God […]

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In Genesis 18: 1-15, Richard shows us how God dealt with Sarah, the wife of Abraham. She doubted God’s promise, by laughing; why did she do that, and what did it mean? How do we – and God – respond to the paradox of wanting to believe God, but at the same time doubting His […]

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What are we waiting for? In God’s plan, it seems that we are often waiting, either for God to act or to reveal Himself, or for the time to be right to do something. In this sermon, Caleb Woodbridge looks at Abraham’s attitudes and actions whilst waiting for God to grant him the realization of […]

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