Sermons from October 2022
The Coming Judgement of God
Genesis 6:1-14 Who are the “sons of God” and the “daughters of man?” Human beings Angels The Wickedness of Man The Judgement of Sin The Redeeming Grace of God
Walking with God in a World that Rejects Him
Genesis 4-5 Believers are called to walk with God in a world that rejects Him. Rejection manifests itself in false worship (Genesis 4:1-7). Rejection manifests itself in hostility toward God’s people (Genesis 4:8-16). Rejection manifests itself in coping mechanisms (Genesis 4:17-24). We can find life even surrounded by depravity and death (Genesis 4:25-5:32).
The Fall: Living East of Eden
Genesis 3:1-24 The world is in a fallen state because of sin. Nature is cursed. Evil is present. Natural evil Moral evil Inadvertent evil People are depraved. Jesus saves.
Gender Roles: Biblical Manhood and Womanhood
Genesis 1:27-28, Genesis 2:18-25, Ephesians 5:22-33 God created man and woman: God created them in His image. God made them male and female. God made them equal and distinct. God made them for each other. Roles of Men and Women in the Family Egalitarianism – Men and women are equal in worth and value and there are no role distinctions in the home or the church. Complementarianism – Men and women are equal in worth and value and have been…
Gender & Identity
Genesis 2:22-25 Recommended Resources: Calapinto, John. “As Nature Made Him” James, Sharon. “Gender Ideology: What Do Christians Need to Know?” Pearcy, Nancy. “Love Thy Body” Trueman, Carl. “The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self/Strange New World” Walker, Andrew T. “God and the Transgender Debate” God designed two genders and linked them to biological sex Jesus upheld God’s original creation. Men and women are to maintain gender distinctions. People experience gender dysphoria due to the Fall. The answer for gender…