The God of Certainty (Part 2)

July 20, 2008 | Series: Genesis. Scripture: Genesis. Speakers: Pastor Mitch Freeman.

Genesis 48:1-49:33
Even though Jacob was not going to see the earthly fulfillment of the covenant, he had developed an unshakeable trust in the certainty of the God who is immovable, immortal, and steadfast in His love toward him.

The God of Certainty (Part 1)

July 13, 2008 | Series: Genesis. Scripture: Genesis. Speakers: Pastor Mitch Freeman.

Genesis 48:1-49:33
Even though Jacob was not going to see the earthly fulfillment of the covenant, he had developed an unshakeable trust in the certainty of the God who is immovable, immortal, and steadfast in His love toward him.

Thinking Rightly About Prosperity

July 6, 2008 | Series: Genesis. Scripture: Genesis. Speakers: Pastor Mitch Freeman.

Genesis 47:1-31
God sovereignly lifted Israel up while keeping Egypt down. He blessed Israel, while Egypt suffered. Should we expect God to provide for His children, protect them, and care for them in the same way?

God Works Out His Plan

June 29, 2008 | Series: Genesis. Scripture: Genesis. Speakers: Pastor Mitch Freeman.

Genesis 45:4-47:27
God worked out His great plan of redemption through the life of Israel by an incredible demonstration of His sovereign will. Not only did He make evil serve Him, but also worked through mortal man. How does God work through people in order to accomplish His will?

The Fruit of Repentance (Part 2)

June 22, 2008 | Series: Genesis. Scripture: Genesis. Speakers: Pastor Mitch Freeman.

Genesis 44:1-45:15
Joseph desired reconciliation with his brothers, but first he wanted to know if they were truly repentant. He tested them in order to see fruit in keeping with true repentance.

The Fruit of Repentance (Part 1)

June 15, 2008 | Series: Genesis. Scripture: Genesis. Speakers: Pastor Mitch Freeman.

Genesis 44:1-45:15
Joseph desired reconciliation with his brothers, but first he wanted to know if they were truly repentant. He tested them in order to see fruit in keeping with true repentance.

Mercy, Not Judgment

June 8, 2008 | Series: Genesis. Scripture: Genesis. Speakers: Pastor Mitch Freeman.

Genesis 43:15-34

As Joseph welcomes his brothers he possesses an incredible amount of power. He can pronounce judgment or innocence. The guilty brothers stand before him, knowing that in their hearts they are guilty. When Joseph demonstrates mercy rather than judgment, we gain an incredible picture of the gospel.

How God Deals With Personal Sin

June 1, 2008 | Series: Genesis. Scripture: Genesis. Speakers: Pastor Mitch Freeman.

Genesis 42:1-43:14
God addresses personal sin in our lives by confronting us with His truth. This is commonly what we mean by “conviction.” We can observe how God accomplishes this in the hearts of Joseph’s brothers.

God’s Greatness in the Gospel

May 25, 2008 | Series: 1 Thessalonians. Scripture: 1 Thessalonians. Speakers: Jason Donaldson.

1 Thessalonians 1
In this letter, one of the very earliest documents in the New Testament, the apostle Paul wrote to a congregation in which the ministry of the gospel had borne much fruit. By looking at this, we will learn much about the greatness of God as He revealed Himself in the lives of his believers in Thessalonica.

Good Things to Those Who Fear God

May 18, 2008 | Series: Genesis. Scripture: Genesis. Speakers: Pastor Mitch Freeman.

Genesis 41
The rise of Joseph from being chained in prison to the right hand of the king of Egypt is really a remarkable story—a rags-to-riches story in the truest sense. But there is no way to account for Joseph’s ascension to the right hand of Pharaoh other than the sovereignty of God.