Need-To-Know Facts on Genesis and Our Series

Genesis is the story of how the entire universe began. In this book, we learn where we came from, why we were created, how our civilization and its many constructs and institutions were established, and how it all went wrong. Most importantly, though, we learn about the Almighty God of the universe, who created us in His image and loves us deeply. We learn about His character and His glorious plans.

1440 and 1400 B.C.

Primarily in Canaan and Egypt

Scholars believe these stories were conveyed during the 400 years the Israelites were in Egypt—stories such as the epic journey of Joseph or the detail given to the patriarchs (Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob), which provided hope for the Israelites in their time of great affliction under the oppressive rule of the Egyptians. In order to pass down the story of God’s faithfulness as well as the promise He made to Abraham, Moses recorded it down through divine inspiration.

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Origins: Series Messages

Message Takeaway & Study Resources

Message Takeaway: Origins of the Promise

This past weekend, we kicked off part two of “Origins,” our three-part summer series through the Book of Genesis! In this first study, we discovered the origins of the Messianic promise as Pastor Doug explored the call of Abraham found in Genesis 12. Watch the video below to see a few highlights from the teaching and share

Message Takeaway: The Choice

Continuing our “Origins: The Promise” series, we made our way through Genesis 13 and 14 as Pastor Doug shared a word about choices. In this message, we discovered six ways that our choices eventually become our destiny. Watch the video below to see a few highlights from the teaching and share it with your friends

Message Takeaway: Abram the Righteous

Continuing our “Origins: The Promise” series, Pastor Jerry Sander from our Boca campus shared a powerful word from Genesis 15 about the covenant made between God and Abraham. Watch the video below to see a few highlights from the teaching and share it with your friends via social media. To watch the message in its

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