“Sign”

This is the third sermon in ERC’s Lenten series, CO▽EN△NT, on God’s relationship with Abraham. The covenant relationship is founded on an agreement or commitment, filled with promises, and marked by a sign. God has committed to being Abram's God, and God has promised to bless Abram and multiply him into multitudes. Now God gives … Continue reading “Sign”

“Offspring”

This is the second sermon in ERC’s Lenten series, CO▽EN△NT, on God’s relationship with Abraham. God makes His covenant with Abram in Genesis 15. The central promise God makes in this covenant relationship is offspring for Abram, as many as the stars. But the powerful hinge of this chapter is verse 6: "And he believed … Continue reading “Offspring”