People of Promise

A study of Genesis 19-25: "People of Promise" is a study of the second part of Genesis, which hinges on God's unconditional promise to humanity through Abraham; progressively revealed throughout the rest of Scripture, finding ultimate fulfillment in Jesus.

All Gatherings from the People of Promise Series

Series 3 (S3) Reading Plan: "People of Promise"

In this study series, "People of Promise" we will review the second part of Genesis, which hinges on God's unconditional promise to humanity through Abraham. If you are interested in keeping up with the readings, which is totally optional, this is a suggested reading plan....

S3E1: Unconditional Promise (Jan. 30)

The narratives in Genesis 12–15 explore God’s relationship with Abraham and His unconditional promise of restoration to all of humanity....

S3E2: Abraham's Story (Feb. 6)

Abraham's story is filled with episodes of human drama and the consequence of bad decisions. All throughout, God's faithfulness and promise of unconditional blessing remains constant....

S3E3: The Patriarchs (Feb. 13)

If the Bible is a unified story that leads to Jesus, then how is Jesus connected to such a disturbing request that God makes to Abraham to sacrifice his son Isaac?...

S3E4: Family Dynamics (Feb. 20)

This week's gathering is full of drama as we focus on Jacob, son of Isaac, grandson of Abraham. Get ready for deception, cheating, and more! All the while, God remains faithful to His unconditional promise....