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Look for Blessing in the Right Place

Where is the good, blessed life really found? In Genesis 13-14, Abram’s life reveals the paradox that blessing is found in humility over pride, faith over sight, and giving over grabbing.

Given on May 20, 2018 by Matt Cohen at Citylight Manayunk as part of the sermon series "Genesis"

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Trust God More Than Yourself

Now that God has promised to bless Abram and make him a blessing to all nations, the question is whether Abram, and we, will trust God or ourselves.

Given on May 20, 2018 by Mike Anderson at Citylight Center City as part of the sermon series "Genesis"

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Live by Faith

God promises to bless all the nations of the world by choosing one man named Abraham to father one people that will be a blessing to all people. Through the life of Abraham we learn how to live by faith in Abraham’s true offspring, Jesus Christ.

Given on May 13, 2018 by Matt Cohen at Citylight Manayunk as part of the sermon series "Genesis"

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Blessing to All Peoples

When we come to Genesis 11:27, humanity has been divided into nations, all of which are in rebellion against God. However, in this passage God launches His plan to bless all those divided peoples through a blessed people, a people we must leave home to become a part of.

Given on May 13, 2018 by Mike Anderson at Citylight Center City as part of the sermon series "Genesis"

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Fill the Earth with God’s Glory

In the final sermon of Genesis 1-11 we focus on the end for which God created humanity and what it will take to accomplish it.

Given on Apr 15, 2018 by Matt Cohen at Citylight Manayunk as part of the sermon series "Genesis"

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God’s Purpose Prevails

God created humanity to fill the earth with His image for His glory, but our desire for self-promotion and self-preservation gets in the way. But by coming down, God ensures His purpose will prevail.

Given on Apr 15, 2018 by Mike Anderson at Citylight Center City as part of the sermon series "Genesis"

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The God of Second Chances

The God who gives second chances – Genesis 8:20 – 9:29

Given on Apr 8, 2018 by Matt Cohen at Citylight Manayunk as part of the sermon series "Genesis"

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The Remaking of Everything

Genesis began with God making everything and quickly proceeded to sin ruining everything. But God is a God not only of second chances, but much more: God remade everything.

Given on Apr 8, 2018 by Mike Anderson at Citylight Center City as part of the sermon series "Genesis"

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Remain Steadfast

Remaining steadfast through this life

Given on Mar 25, 2018 by Matt Cohen at Citylight Manayunk as part of the sermon series "Genesis"

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The Righteous Preserved

In a culture with so many problems, is there any way to not only survive, but thrive? In this passage we see the only way it is possible: God preserves the righteous.

Given on Mar 25, 2018 by Mike Anderson at Citylight Center City as part of the sermon series "Genesis"

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Sin Ruins Relationships

In Genesis 4:1-6:8 we learn how breakdown in our vertical relationship with the Lord leads to breakdown in our horizontal relationships with one another and the only hope that really matters.

Given on Mar 18, 2018 by Matt Cohen at Citylight Manayunk as part of the sermon series "Genesis"

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Culture formed and Ruined

Humans create culture; it’s part of what it means to be human. The issue is what kind of culture? When God’s rule is rejected, sin rules. It ruins culture by creating a culture of death.

Given on Mar 18, 2018 by Mike Anderson at Citylight Center City as part of the sermon series "Genesis"