Blessing as a Family: Family can become an idol unless we understand what the family is meant for. Theme: God’s design for the family is to be a gift we offer back to God for the life of the world.
Passage: Genesis 12:2, Genesis 17:1–17:7
1. God redeems the whole world through a family.
2. God redeems the whole world through love and faithfulness.
3. God redeems us to be a blessing to the whole world.
4. Our blessing to the world is marked by generosity. (magnanimity)
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