Lessons from the fall – 2 | Genesis 3

Introduction: Let’s open our Bibles to Genesis 3. Last Sunday we learnt some principles from the mistakes of Adam and Eve there in the Garden of Eden. Today, I would like to continue from where I stopped. After placing man and woman in the garden, God commanded them, “You must not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, for when you eat from it you will certainly die.” One day Eve struck a conversation with the serpent. The serpent was used Continue reading →

Lessons from the fall – 1 | Genesis 3

Lessons from the fall – 1 Introduction: We all make mistakes in life. The good thing about a mistake is there are great lessons we learn from it and it makes us a better person. The important thing is to never quit if you fail. Today we are going to see some lessons from the fall of man.  The Bible says, “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” God then spoke all the plants, the trees, the beautiful animals and birds into existence. God Continue reading →

One act, two attitudes! Genesis 4

One act, two attitudes! Genesis 4 Introduction: It was the days after the fall. Sin had entered God’s perfect world and Adam and Eve were driven out of the paradise of God. As part of their punishment, man had to do painful toil and eat food and the woman had to undergo painful labour for childbirth. Adam and Eve left the garden but they didn’t lose hope. God in His grace allows them to be fruitful and replenish the earth. They have a baby, a Continue reading →

The Pride of Babel | Genesis 11

The Pride of Babel | Genesis 11 Subjected Covered: The sin of Babel. The Pride of Babel. The sin of the world now. What is God looking at our lives to fulfill the desires of our heart. Genesis 11:1-9 // Now the whole world had one language and a common speech. As people moved eastward, they found a plain in Shinar and settled there. They said to each other, “Come, let’s make bricks and bake them thoroughly.” They used brick instead of stone, and tar for mortar. Then they said, Continue reading →

Abraham – Friend of God | Genesis 18

Do you have friends? I am not talking about Facebook friends. I am talking about true and genuine friends. A friend who stays through thick and thin. How does a true friend look like? An English publication offered a prize for the best definition of a friend. Among the thousands of entries received were the following: “A friend is the one who multiplies joys, divides grief.” “True friend was somebody who knew all about you and still liked you. Another said, “There are two kinds Continue reading →

Be An Altar Builder

Introduction Genesis 12:4-7 4So Abram went, as the Lord had told him; and Lot went with him. Abram was seventy-five years old when he set out from Harran. 5He took his wife Sarai, his nephew Lot, all the possessions they had accumulated and the people they had acquired in Harran, and they set out for the land of Canaan, and they arrived there. 6Abram traveled through the land as far as the site of the great tree of Moreh at Shechem. At that time the Continue reading →

Genesis 12 | Going Into The Unknown

Introduction: None of us here can tell for certain what is going to be our tomorrow. We plan, we work, we execute great projects but man is unsure of tomorrow. All that we can do is to take one day at a time and trust God for each day. We do not know our tomorrow but we know God who holds our tomorrow. We are going to see today as to how to face our tomorrow trusting in God’s promises? Genesis 12:1-5 1The Lord had Continue reading →

Navigate your life. Genesis 40-41

Summary: A successful person will know how to handle the bad time as well as the good time. This is a very practical post on how to manage yourself in the tough tough times and good times. Click for full sermon series on Joseph Life is a mixture of ups and downs, good times and bad times, victories and failures. As life proceeds, we all have our own share of success and failures. It is a fact that people rejoice in their good times, but find Continue reading →

Key for Excellence. Genesis 39-40

Summary: Key for excellence post covers 5 areas from Joseph’s life that propelled him to success and excellence. Read this post and be on your way to excellence. Click for full sermon series on Joseph Introduction: Do you go about your everyday activities with passion or just endure through the day? We serve a God of excellence and we are called for excellence. Excellence is an attitude that touches every area of your life. True excellence means you dedicate yourself fully to everything you do, as Continue reading →

Called for Excellence. Genesis 39

Summary: We serve a God of excellence. God has called us for excellence in whatever we do. This post deals with God’s assurance to man for excellence based on Joseph’s life. Click for full sermon series on Joseph Introduction: Many people lead a very laid back life. In other words, they love meritocracy. People work as little as they can, they do not want to attempt anything big. They work when someone is looking at them, but otherwise they work as little as they can. Continue reading →