Waiting for Redemption (Genesis 5)

(Audio not available) When my wife and I lived in Louisville, KY our microwave one day stopped working. Money was tight so we decided not to buy another one. I am happy to announce that we survived our temporary microwave-less life and learned how much we took for granted with a microwave. For example, insteadContinue reading “Waiting for Redemption (Genesis 5)”

The Way of Cain (Genesis 4)

Adam was created and blessed by God but sinned against God by choosing His blessings more than His presence. Last week we learned that God graciously forgave his and Eve’s sin, but sin has consequences. In Genesis 4, we learn about a man named Cain and are commanded not to follow in his steps. Cain’sContinue reading “The Way of Cain (Genesis 4)”

The Creation of Man (Genesis 2:4-25)

Who are we and why are we here? Are we just highly intelligent mammals of no more importance than a whale or a chimpanzee? Are we just “lucky accidents” of the evolutionary game of chance? Or are we highly valued beings created and designed by a loving God? In our sermon today we shall learnContinue reading “The Creation of Man (Genesis 2:4-25)”

The Image of God (Genesis 1:26)

On January 22, 1973, Walter Cronkite sat at his familiar desk at his usual time and said to the nation: Good Evening.  In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court today legalized abortions.  The majority, in cases from Texas and Georgia, said that the decision to end a pregnancy in the first three months belongs toContinue reading “The Image of God (Genesis 1:26)”