Dr. Danny Campbell
This young convert was deeply impressed and determined to make these the rules of his life. From that day onward throughout his life he made it a rule to spend the first moments of his day alone with God and God's Word. Before he read a letter, looked at a paper or even read a telegram, he went first to the Bible, that the first impression of the day might be what he got directly from God.
- Series: Genesis Teaching
- Scripture: Genesis 16
Genesis Chapter 16
After the great moment of justifying faith in Genesis 15:6, we come to chapter 16, where unfortunately we see the man of faith act not by faith but by ___________.
Sarai and Abram try to help God out V. 1-4
Bad results are almost certain to follow when we neglect to __________________ over a matter!
Consequences of trying to do God’s will ___________ way V. 4-6
This reminds us again of the aftermath of sin in Genesis 3 – finger pointing and ________________________ are among the consequences of sin.
You may have heard me say, “God can bring His plan A out of our Plan B choices.” God can also reveal more of His character and lovingkindness amid our ______________________ circumstances.
God still sees us in the wilderness V. 7-16
The first explicit occurrence of the “Angel of the LORD” occurs here, with God __________________ out not Noah or Abram but a pregnant Egyptian slave.
We like to run from awkward circumstances – but God has a way of sending us back to face our _______________________.
What does Ishmael mean?
Have you ever experienced God as the God who sees?
The place where God met Hagar became known as Beer Lahai Roi – The well of the God who lives and sees me!