Sermons on God's Promises

Sermons on God's Promises

Genesis 12:1-3 (Part 2)

In Genesis 12:1-3 Abraham receives great blessings from the Lord that fall into two parts. The first part deals with the blessings Abraham himself would receive. These include being made into a great nation, being blessed, and being given a great name. The gospel is contained in these blessings with Jesus Christ himself being given the highest name of all.

Hebrews 6:13-20

In Hebrews 6:13-20 the author shows why God’s people can rest in the promises of God. God has not only given a promise that cannot be broken in that God cannot lie, but He has also confirmed that promise with an oath. If one only had a promise from God that would be enough to be sure that it will come to pass, however, God, in His grace, gives the promise and then confirms it with an oath so that…