Genesis 22 “Fear Not, God Provides”

Fear. One of the most basic human emotions and motivators is fear. When Isaac was tied up, lying on a wood pile, his father overhead with a knife ready to kill him, I suspect that Isaac was afraid. But as we will see today, he had no need to fear his father, death, or judgment. We have no reason to fear anyone but the God who loves us and gave Himself for us. … More Genesis 22 “Fear Not, God Provides”

Luke 12:22-31 “Don’t Worry, God Provides!”

Many of you are parents. You love your children dearly. You would go to great lengths to make sure they have everything they need. Now I want you to consider how you would feel if you had plenty of money, and if your young child was worried that you weren’t going to feed them tomorrow, or the next day, or the day after that. Wouldn’t you want them to know that you love them and will always provide for them? … More Luke 12:22-31 “Don’t Worry, God Provides!”

Philippians 4:4-7 “Peace in the Midst of Trials”

Pastor Joshua Hall, January 13, 2018, Sparta Reformed Presbyterian Church. Introduction We all face trials; loss, anxiety, suffering, and pain. The world offers us many ways to deal with trials: denial, bitterness, revenge, anger, etc. but these are not ultimately satisfying. The gospel offers us something much greater. The Almighty, all-powerful, Sovereign God gave Himself … More Philippians 4:4-7 “Peace in the Midst of Trials”

Genesis 12:10-13:2 “Dealing with Fear”

Genesis 12:10-13:2 “Dealing with Fear”
What is the worst thing that could happen to you? What is your worst nightmare? Abram and Sarai were ordinary people who struggled with ordinary fears. Fear invokes a response which reveals where we place our trust. In this text, Abram and Sarai faced the fears of hunger, death, and violation. As we read, notice how they dealt with their fears. … More Genesis 12:10-13:2 “Dealing with Fear”