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Three Layer Sermon Today:
- Information: The ongoing line of Christ. The unfolding plans of God.
- Examples: Abraham, the servant, Rebekah.
- Typology: The Holy Spirit assembling the Bride of Christ from the world.
The Wisdom of Abraham
Gen. 15:16, 27:46; Dt. 7:3; Jg. 13-16; 1 Kings 11:4-5; Prov. 23:22; Lev. 19:32; 2 Cor. 6:14.
The Devotion of Eliezer
Gen. 15:2, 17:1-2, 24:10-67; Matt. 7:7-11; James 5:16.
The Honor of Rebekah
The Faithfulness of God
- Who keeps His promises.
- Who knows our needs.
- Who speaks to his people.
- Who saves sinners.
- This continues from chapter 22 in which the Father offers the Son as a sacrifice and effectively receives him back in 3 days.
- Servant…Holy Spirit
Which of these people do I need to emulate today?
What does God have for me to do right now? Pray generally for it; then pray specifically for it.